Seminar Series

2018-2019 Seminar Series

Nationalism and International Relations

Last year’s seminar series was chaired by Javier Carbonell and featured Ned Lebow, Maja Spanu, Atsuko Ichijo and Andre Gerrits.


04/12/2019, 16:30 - 18:00
Commemorating Revolution: A transnational approach to modern Greek national memory (1821-1930)
Clement House, London School of Economics

14/06/2019, 17:30 - 19:00
Nationalism and International Order
32 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, LSE

21/05/2019, 17:30 - 19:00
When does national food emerge?
32 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, LSE

28/02/2019, 17:30 - 19:00
Self-determination and the Constitution of Hierarchies after Empire
32 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, LSE


29/11/2018, 17:30 - 19:00
Nationalism and the Rise and Fall of Political Orders
Vera Anstey Room, Old Building, LSE

26/07/2018, 17:30 - 19:00
Film: New Nationalism in the Heart of Europe

27/02/2018, 17:00 - 18:30
RESCHEDULED: The Banal Nationalism of Food
Vera Anstey Room, Old Building, LSE


06/12/2017, 17:30 - 19:00
Cultural Backlash: The Rise of Populist Authoritarianism

18/10/2017, 17:00 - 18:30
The Concept of Nationalism
1.07 New Academic Building

26/05/2017, 13:00 - 16:00
A Nationalist Crisis?
Chrystal Macmillan Building, Edinburgh

17/05/2017, 16:30 - 18:00
Brexit: Reimagining the Nation
PAR.LG.03 (Parish Hall, LSE)

08/03/2017, 17:30 - 19:00
Which Union, Which Exit? Scotland's National and Supra-National Dilemmas
CLM 4.02 (Clement House), LSE


05/12/2016, 17:00 - 18:00
Back to the Future? Racism after Brexit (Katy Sian)
CLM 4.02 (Clement House), LSE

03/11/2016, 17:00 - 18:00
Brexit means Brexit means 'Go Home' (Gurminder K. Bhambra)
CLM 5.02, Clement House, London School of Economics

Past Seminar Series

Video recordings of selected seminars are available on the Audio and Video page.

2017-18 Seminar Series

Ethnicity and nationalism in post-Brexit Britain

Featuring Montserrat Guibernau and Pipa Norris. Chaired by Iro Konstantinou

2016-17 Seminar Series


Featuring Gurminder K. Bhambra, Katy Sian, Michael Rosie, and Claire Sutherland

2015-16 Seminar Series

Urban Nationalisms

Featuring Dr Angharad Closs Stephens and Professor Michael Keith

2014-15 Seminar Series

Everyday Nationalism, Everyday Ethnicity

Featuring Iver Neumann, David McCrone, Nick Hopkins, Alena Pfoser, Bert Ingelaere, Jon Fox and Ruth Wodak.

2013-14 Seminar Series

Nationalism and education

Featuring Jenny Ozga, Susanne Wiborg, Veronique Benei, Verena Wisthaler, Stuart Durkin, Andrew Webb, Sarah Radcliffe and Hatsuki Aishima. Abstracts.

2012-13 Seminar Series

Ethnicity, nationalism and the self

Featuring Umut Ozkirimli, Stephen Saideman, John Breuilly, Craig Calhoun, Faisal Devji, Mark Hewitson, Alan Sandry, Syd Morgan and Thomas Hylland Eriksen.

2011-12 Seminar Series

Is a multicultural formulation of the nation able to further gender equality?

Featuring Professor Michael Seymour, Professor Anne Phillips, Professor Nira Yuval-Davis, Dr Ruba Salih and Dr Michael Skey

2010-11 Seminar series

Nation-building for the 21st Century

Featuring Dr Michael Skey, Professor Michael Hechter, Professor Charles Tripp, Dr Michael Amoah, Professor Michael Keating, Dr Alec Hargreaves, Dr Michael Kerr and Nadim Shedahi

2009-10 Seminar series

Managing Ethno-national conflict

Featuring Dr John Hutchinson, Professor Stefan Wolff and David Rampton

2008-9 Seminar series

Featuring Dr Anite Fabos, Professor David Laitin, Dr Martin Polley, Martyn Barrett, Dr Ben Wellings, Professor Joep Leerssen, Dr Igor Cusack, Robert Schertzer and Eric Woods. Abstracts.

2007-8 Seminar series

Featuring Professor Lucy Riall, Mikko Heikinheimo, Professor John Rex, Professor Jack E Spence, Dr Michael Amoah, Dr Eric Kaufmann, Professor Sami Zubaida, Dr Can Dundar, Dr Welat Zeydanlioglu, Professor Tim Unwin and Professor John Myhill. Abstracts.