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Department of Politics and International Studies

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Departmental Seminars

For podcasts of previous Politics departmental seminars and events, see SOAS Politics Soundcloud.

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2022

January

26/01/22

February

02/02/22
23/02/22
  • The Politics of Border Abolition: Temsula Ao and the Northeast Borderlands of India
  • Speaker: Dr. Nivi Manchanda (Queen Mary, University of London); Discussant: Dr. Meera Sabaratnam (SOAS, University of London)
  • This paper investigates the incursions of the Indian state into what are often called its ‘northeast borderlands’. It uses Temsula Ao’s ethnographic, political, and literary work to complicate understandings of both ‘the border’ and ‘intervention’. 

24/02/22

March

09/03/22

April

28/04/22
28/04/22

May

11/05/22
  • PhD Panel II: Party Politics, Progressive Agendas and Security in Taiwan and Hong Kong
  • Ching-yu Huang (SOAS); Adrian Chiu (SOAS); Discussant: Professor Julia Strauss (SOAS)
  • PhD Panel II: Party Politics, Progressive Agendas and Security in Taiwan and Hong Kong
    Speaker 1: Ching-yu Huang (SOAS)
    Talk Title: Gender Mainstreaming in Taiwan’s Party Politics: An Institutionalist Perspective
    Speaker 2: Adrian Chiu (SOAS)
    Talk Title: Practice of post-handover conventional party interactions between Hong Kong and Taiwan: A three-level ontological security framework
    Discussant: Professor Julia Strauss (SOAS)

18/05/22

June

16/06/22

July

06/07/22