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Loughborough University

Politics, History and International Relations

Seminar Series

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PHIR Departmental Research Seminar Programme
Semester One 2015-16.

The Department, in conjunction with the Centre for the Study of International Governance (CSIG) and the Anarchism Research Group, hosts a regular research seminar series. The speakers we attract come from a diverse array of disciplines, and talk on a variety of topics. We host academics from Britain and internationally, as well as policy-makers and experts from think tanks at home and abroad.

Unless otherwise stated seminars will start at 17:00 in Herbert Manzoni, room K105.

Any queries contact Thoralf Klein

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Chris Szejnmann
PHIR, Loughborough University
Study Leave Revisited: Holocaust Teaching/Testimony, and Nazi anti-Capitalism

Thoralf Klein
PHIR, Loughborough University

Rethinking imperial biography: Karl Gützlaff between British and German interests on the China Coast, 1831-1851

Ruth Kinna
PHIR, Loughborough University

Anarchist Feminism/anarchism and feminism: waves, exclusions and intersections

Robert Knight
PHIR, Loughborough University

Liberal rights in a post-Nazi society

Phil Parvin
PHIR, Loughborough University

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Previous Seminars  


12 March 2015 Anas El Gomati
Director of the Sadeq Institute, Tripoli and an alumnus of the Department of Politics, History & International Relations at Loughborough University.
Islamism and Salafi Jihadism in a transforming Arab World

18.00  Brockington Building,
Room U.0.20

A free public lecture.
5 May 2015 A free public lecture by Tariq Ali

The Extreme Centre

18.00 Brockington Building, Room U.0.20


6 May 2015 ARG/Political Practice


13 May 2015 Dr Tony Burns
University of Nottingham

Anarchism and the “Struggle for Recognition” in the Thought of Stirner, Nietzsche and Sartre