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Department of Development Studies

Development Studies seminar series

The Development Studies Seminars take place weekly during terms 1 & 2 with speakers representing the full range of development-related disciplines including economics, political science, anthropology, sociology and history.

Entrance is free and seminars are open to the public.

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Forthcoming Events

East Asia: Slippery Floor for the Left

Dae-oup Chang (Development Studies, SOAS)

28 October 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, G51, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Andean Labyrinth: The New Left in Bolivia, Ecuador, and Venezuela

Jeff Webber (School of Politics and International Relations, Queen Mary)

11 November 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, G51, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Nepal's 2010 general strike: A moment of truth

Dr Feyzi Ismail (Development Studies, SOAS)

18 November 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, G51, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Polarizing Development: Alternatives to Neoliberalism and the Crisis (Book Launch)

Dr Thomas Marois (Development Studies, SOAS)

25 November 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, G51, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Building Utopian Transformation: social justice and public space in David Harvey’s writings

Marcio Valenca (Professorial Research Associate, Development Studies, SOAS)

25 November 2014, , 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM