Laleh Khalili has written an essay for Noema Magazine on infrastructures, their construction and destruction, and how to plan infrastructures that serve the public and do not destroy the environment.
Jean-Francoise Drolet and Michael Williams have published a new article in the Review of International Studies to engage with and understand the intellectual origins, achievements, and changing worldviews of radical conservative forces.
Jean-Francoise Drolet’s new book, Beyond Tragedy and Eternal Peace argues that Nietzsche’s philosophy offers a powerful and still greatly underappreciated reckoning with the changing political practices, norms, and agencies that led to the momentous collapse of the European society of states during the early twentieth century.
This panel on 16 March 2021 concerns the methods, ethics, and political implications of knowledge production that draws on the lives of transgender people.
The aim of this roundtable is to examine transversality. International political sociology has mobilised the concept of transversality both to examine processes beyond conventional topologies of scales as well as to open possibilities to observe the fracturing of the international in diagonal, interstitial spaces where bifurcations and disjunctions occur.
The aim of this roundtable is to discuss why it matters to include creative and visual methods when doing political analysis; how creative methods work in the interplay between research, theory, and communication strategies; what are their potentials, and what are their limits?
Angus McNelly has published a chapter, titled “Crisis Time, Class Formation and the End of Evo Morales” in a volume edited by Soledad Valdivia Rivera on the politics of crisis in Bolivia.
Alexander Stoffel will be speaking at a UCL event on global queer politics. The title of his talk is ‘Politicizing sexuality, rewriting the international: The anti-imperialism of the gay liberation movement’
Alexander Stoffel examines Rahul Rao’s formulation of homocapitalism and its precursors.
The proposed short workshop takes up the recent “visual turn” in research on emotions in international politics. Empirically, it brings together research on different fields of world politics, including conflict, migration, humanitarianism and everyday political performativity. At the same time, the workshop combines interdisciplinary research on different media of expression, including film, graffiti and fashion.