Nationalism and the Rise and Fall of Political Orders

Date(s) - 29/11/2018
18:00 - 19:30

Graham Wallas Room, 5th Floor, Old Building, LSE

This year’s ASEN Seminar Series has as topic: ‘Nationalism and International Relations’. The six seminars will explore, over the year, the intersection between self-determination, identity, foreign policy and state behaviour.

Professor Richard Ned Lebow will kick off the series with his seminar: ‘Nationalism and the Rise and Fall of Political Orders’. He will address topics covered in two of his latest books: National Identities and International Relations (2016) and The Rise and Fall of Political Orders (2018).

Ned Lebow is Professor of International Political Theory in the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, James O. Freedman Presidential Professor Emeritus at Dartmouth College and Bye-Fellow of Pembroke College, University of Cambridge. Prof. Lebow has taught strategy at the National and Naval War Colleges, served as a scholar-in-residence in the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) during the Carter administration and is a Fellow of the British Academy. He has authored and edited 34 books and nearly 250 peer reviewed articles.

The event is open to all, and allocated on a first come, first served basis. It will take place at the Graham Wallas Room, LSE at 6 pm on Thursday 29 November.