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Saturday

Speaking truth to power - Symposium and launch

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Symposium to launch the Centre for International Policy Studies at City University London.

Programme

Friday 8th April 2016 from 9.15am

9.15-10.00am REGISTRATION/COFFEE AND PASTRIES

10.00-11.00am PLENARY LECTURE: Professor Christopher Hill (Cambridge)
“The Uses of International Relations”
Chair: Amnon Aran (City UL)

11.15am-12.45pm Round Table 1:
“Knowledge for What? Scholarship, Politics and the State”

Chair: Inderjeet Parmar (City UL)
Bastiaan van Apeldoorn (VU, Amsterdam)
Bruce Cumings (Chicago)
Aggie Hirst (City UL)
Rosemary Hollis (City UL)
Ketan Patel (Greater Pacific Capital, London)

12.45-2.00pm Lunch

2.00-3.30pm Round Table 2:
“The Theory and Practice of Militarism, Armed Intervention, and Resistance”

Chair: Aggie Hirst (City UL)
Kim Hutchings (Queen Mary University of London)
Chris Rossdale (Warwick)
Nana de Graaff (VU Amsterdam)

3.30-4.00pm Tea and coffee break

4.00-5.30pm Round Table 3:
“Speaking Truth to Power: Politics beyond Institutional Channels”

Chair: Thomas Davies (City UL)
Helen Yanacopulos (Open University)
Rosemary Bechler (Editor, OpenDemocracy)
Armine Ishkanian (LSE)
Anna Stavrianakis (Sussex)
Holly Ryan (Sheffield)

6.00-7.30pm PUBLIC LECTURE - A130, College Building
Bruce Cumings (Chicago): “The Uses of History”
Chair: Inderjeet Parmar

7.30-8.15pm Wine Reception – Great Hall Foyer, College Building

8.30pm Conference Dinner, The Peasant

Saturday 9th April from 10.30am
 
10.00-10.30am COFFEE AND PASTRIES

10.30am-12.00pm Round Table 4:
“The Middle East and International Relations”

Amnon Aran (City UL)
Rory Miller (Georgetown)
Rosemary Hollis (City UL)
Greg Shapland (Sussex/Chatham House)

12.00-1.00pm Lunch

1.00-2.30pm CIPS – THE FUNCTIONS OF A UNIVERSITY-BASED THINK TANK

Please book a place using the Sign Up button above. Delegates attending the symposium do not need to book seperately for the public lecture

For further information or enquiries contact CIPS@city.ac.uk

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From Friday 8th April 2016 to Saturday 9th April 2016

Northampton Suite A University Building City, University of London Northampton Square London EC1V 0HB United Kingdom

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