Browse our Calendar!

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Date : Sunday, 01 September 2019
Date : Tuesday, 10 September 2019
Date : Wednesday, 25 September 2019

Brussels School of International Studies 20th Anniversary Lecture Series

Institutional and Political Issues
Date: Thursday, 06 December 2018

Venue: Brussels  |  City: Brussels

The Brussels School of International Studies (BSIS) of the University of Kent is proud to mark its 20th anniversary of teaching, study and research in the ‘Capital of Europe’ with a Lecture Series in the spirit of our intellectually stimulating and interdisciplinary approach. We are delighted to welcome acclaimed academics and practitioners from around the world, in the fields of politics, international relations, cultural studies, law, and economics over the course of 2018-19. As one site of a leading UK university, BSIS offers a number of postgraduate taught and research degree programmes ranging from International Conflict and Security to International Migration, International Relations, International Development, International Political Economy, Political Strategy and Communication, and International Law and Human Rights Law.



Further information

Registration: Eventbrite registration links will be made available for each lecture here https://www.eventbrite.com/o/brussels-school-of-international-studies-9573895408
Location: Auditorium
Brussels School of International Studies
Boulevard Louis Schmidt 2a, 1040 Etterbeek, Brussels
Time 13.00 - 15.00
Autumn 2018

27 September

Prof. Stefan Elbe (University of Sussex)

Pandemic, Pills, and Politics



22 October

Prof. Gerard Toal (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)

Atlanticism and Empire


8 November

Dr Bradford Smith (Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights)

Human Rights of Children in the Context of International Migration


15 November

Dr Paolo Dardanelli (University of Kent)

Restructuring Europe


22 November

Prof. Stathis Kalyvas (University of Oxford)

What do we really know about civil wars? A heterodox proposal


6 December

Prof. Antonello Tancredi (University of Palermo)

Exit or Voice: Secessionist Referenda in International Law


Spring 2019

14 February

Prof. Caroline Rooney (University of Kent)

Politics as Theatre in Hannah Arendt's The Human Condition


21 February

Prof. Lene Hansen (University of Copenhagen)

Images and International Security: How Visual Representations Impact World Politics


28 February

Martin Sauter (Pastor-in-Residence at the University Lutheran Chapel Berkeley, California)

Welcome to the Anthropocene! … and Now What … ?


7 March

Dr Sinéad Ring (University of Kent)

'Stealthing' and the Law: Why Non-Consensual Condom Removal Should be Criminalised


28 March

Dr Timothy McCarthy (Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University)

Stonewall's Children: the Past, Present, and Future of LGBTQ Politics in the United States





All Dates

  • Thursday, 28 March 2019
  • Thursday, 07 March 2019
  • Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Thursday, 21 February 2019
  • Thursday, 14 February 2019
  • Thursday, 06 December 2018
  • Thursday, 22 November 2018
  • Thursday, 15 November 2018
  • Thursday, 08 November 2018
  • Monday, 22 October 2018
  • Thursday, 27 September 2018

Powered by iCagenda