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Inequality, Brexit and the End of Empire

Hosted by the Atlantic Fellows for Social and Economic Equity Programme and the International Inequalities Institute

Old Theatre, Old Building

Speakers

Professor Danny Dorling

Professor Sally Tomlinson

Professor Gurminder K Bhambra

Was the referendum a last gasp of a view of empire based on nostalgia? Can post-Brexit UK accept a world order not based on the past?

Danny Dorling (@dannydorling) is Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography at the University of Oxford.

Sally Tomlinson is Emeritus Professor at Goldsmiths University of London and Honorary Research Fellow in the Department of Education at University of Oxford.

Gurminder K Bhambra is Professor of Postcolonial and Decolonial Studies in the School of Global Studies at the University of Sussex.

The International Inequalities Institute (@LSEInequalities) at LSE brings together experts from many LSE departments and centres to lead critical and cutting edge research to understand why inequalities are escalating in numerous arenas across the world, and to develop critical tools to address these challenges. 

Twitter Hashtag for this event: #LSEInequality

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