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Department of Development Studies

The Globalisation Lectures

The Globalisation Lectures are a series of evening lectures (usually four per year), attracting high profile speakers on a range of issues in globalisation. Entry is free, please register for the events on the individual lecture pages. The lectures are convened by Professor Gilbert Achcar.

The most recent lectures can be viewed online.

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Previous Globalisation Lectures at SOAS, University of London

Convenor: Professor Gilbert Achcar

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Forthcoming Events

Workers in a Just-in-Time World: How Capitalism is forging a Global Supply-Chain-Gang

Kim Moody (Long-time trade union activist, author of Workers in a Lean World and In Solidarity: Essays on Working Class Organization in the United States)

27 October 2014, Brunei Gallery, BGLT, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Globalization Since Bhopal: Three Decades of Environmental Disaster

Vandana Shiva and Ravi Rajan

This event is co-organised with the Bhopal Medical Appeal

1 December 2014, Brunei Gallery, BGLT, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Women's Rights and the Arab Uprisings

Ahlem Belhadj, MD

26 January 2015, Brunei Gallery, BGLT, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Development and the Metabolic Rift: Reactions to the Contradiction

Barbara Harriss-White (Emeritus Professor of Development Studies)

2 March 2015, Brunei Gallery, BGLT, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM