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Previous Events - 2011

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Is Myanmar out of the woods?|

Wednesday, 7 December 2011, COL 2.01. 11am to 1:30pm
Dr Zarni (Speaker) Dr Munir Majid (Chair)
 

 
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Global Political Challenges: women advancing democracy|

Friday, 2 December 2011. 6.30pm Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Dr Madeline Korbel Albright. Chair: Professor Karen Smith

 
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Caamaño in London: The Exile of a Latin American Revolutionary by Fred Halliday (published posthumously)|

Thursday, 1 December 2011. 5.30pm COL 2.01
Speakers: Professor James Dunkerley, Ambassador Federico Cuello Camino, Dr Tanya Harmer, Dr Francisco Panizza (chair)

 
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Jawaharlal Nehru and China: a study in failure?|

Tuesday 29 November 2011. 6.30pm Old Theatre
Speaker: Dr Ramachandra Guha; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
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UK Premiere - Robert Mugabe: What happened? |

Monday, 28 November. 6.00pm, New Theatre, EAS171 East Building
Speaker: Simon Bright; Chair: Dr Sue Onslow

 
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In Hobbes' Shadow: Why International intervention does not seem to be working|

Thursday, 17 November 2011. 6.30pm. COL 2.01
Speaker:   Antonio Giustozzi Chair: Dr Toby Dodge

 

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Future Cities:  Special Focus on Public Mobility|

Friday, 25 November 2011, 9.00am to 1.00pm, The Box
Speakers: various

 
Revelations from the US Acrhives

Revisiting the 1973 Arab-Israeli War: Revelations from the U.S. Archives|

Tuesday, 8 November 2011. 6.30pm. COL 2.01
Speakers: Professor Nigel Ashton, Dr. Adam Howard, Dr. Keith Hamilton Chair: Dr Roham Alvandi  

 
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China's Financial Strategy through 2020 in light of the US Economic and Financial Crisis|

Tuesday, 1 November 2011. 3pm. COL 2.01
Speakers: Xia Bin, Chair: Professor Danny Quah

 

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The Anglo French Defence Treaty|

Tuesday ,1 November 2011. 6.30pm, COL 2.01
Speaker: John CC Stevens; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
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The Aid/Trade Debate: Africa and Globalisation|

31 October 2011, 6.30pm Wolfson Theatre
S
eakers: Professor Shanta Devarajan, Eric-Vincent Guichard, Dr Sue Onslow

 
111026Harmer

Allendes Chile and the Inter-American Cold War|

26 October 2011, 7.00pm COL 2.01
Speaker: Dr Tanya Harmer, Chair: Arne Westad

 
111025Guha

Arguments with Gandhi |

25 October 2011, 6.30pm Old Theatre Old Building
Speaker: Dr Ramachandra Guha; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
111024SnyderPoster

Dissidents and Diplomats: The Helsinki Final Act and the End of the Cold War|

24, October 2011, 6.30pm COL 2.01
Speaker: Dr Sarah Snyder, Chair: Dr Arne Hofmann

 
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 The End of the Party? |

12 October 2011, 6.30pm, U8 Tower One
Speaker: Professor Rana Mitter, Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
111011Delacoura

Islamist Terrorism and Democracy in the Middle East  |

11 October 2011, 6.30pm, COL 2.01
Speaker: Dr Katerina Delacoura; Chair: Dr Toby Dodge

 
111004TriumphofPolitics

The Triumph of Politics: The Return of the Left in Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador|

4 October 2011, 6.30pm, COL 2.01
Speakers: Dr Francisco Panizza, Professor George Philip
Chair: Professor Maxine Molyneux

 

 
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2011 European Summer School on Cold War History|

7-10 September 2011
Padua (Italy)

 
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LSE-FGV Summer Workshop: Latin America in the 21st Century|

9 July 2011, New Academic Building, LSE
Organisers: LSE IDEAS Latin America International Affairs,Centre for International Relations at the Fundação Getulio Vargas (CPDOC-FGV); Sponsor: British Academy.

 
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LSE-FGV Brazil Conference: Brazil and the Americas in the 21st century|

7-8 July 2011, LSE
Organisers: LSE IDEAS Latin America International Affairs,Centre for International Relations at the Fundação Getulio Vargas (CPDOC-FGV); Sponsor: British Academy.

 
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What China Wants|

28 June 2011, 4.30-6.00pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Li Fan; Chair: Professor Michael Cox

 
Turkey

Turkey in the World|

15 June 2011, 6.30pm, Old Theatre
Speakers: Professor Sevket Pamuk, Fadi Hakura, Professor Michael Cox

 
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Iranian Foreign Policy: Continuity and Change|

13 June 2011, 6.00pm, Thai Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE
Speaker: Dr Mahdi Ahouie

 
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A Shadow of Its Former Self? Robert Mugabe and Zimbabwe's Education System|

9 June 2011, 6.00pm, Alumni Theatre
Speaker: Peter Godwin; Chair: Baroness Bonham Carter

 
Barbed Wire

The Balkans in the Cold War|

International Conference, 27-29 May, 2011, Athens, Greece
The objective of the conference is to examine the Balkans between WW2 and the end of the Cold War (1945-1990)

 
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The Lessons of Northern Ireland for Contemporary Counterterrorism and Conflict Resolution Policy|

23 May 2011, 6.30pm, Old Theatre
Speakers: Professor Richard English, Martin Mansergh, Rt.Hon. David Trimble, Jonathan Powell; Chair: Professor Michael Cox

 
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A Long Goodbye: The Soviet Withdrawal from Afghanistan|

19 May 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Artemy Kalinovsky; Chair: Dr Arne Hofmann

 
Liberal Leviathan

Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order|

18 May 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speakers: Professor G. John Ikenberry, Dr Dana Allin; Chair: Dr Nicholas Kitchen

 
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African Revolutions and Political Transitions: the view from Paris|

17 May 2011, 6:30pm, KSW.G1 (20 Kingsway Building)
Speaker: Mr Stephane Gompertz, Head of Africa and the Indian Ocean Desk, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France; Chair: Dr. Sue Onslow

 
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An Analysis of the Singapore General Elections 2011|

17 May 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Mustafa Izzuddin, Chair: Dr Munir Majid

 
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The US-Japan Alliance in the 21st Century|

11 May 2011, 3.00-4.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Matteo Dian; Chair: Professor Michael Cox

 
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A World Without Superpowers: De-centered Globalism|

10 May 2011, 6.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre
Speaker: Professor Barry Buzan; Chair: Professor Michael Cox

 
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Obama and American Power Today|

9 May 2011, co-organised with the Eccles Centre at the British Library and the University of Manchester      ***Registration Required***
Plenary Lecture: Professor Robert Jervis

 
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Transforming Brazilian Defence: Perspectives and Challenges|

5 May 2011, 5:00pm, COL.B212
Speakers: Dr Juliana Bertazzo, Cap Fuad Gatti Kouri, Mr. James Lockhart-Smith; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer

 
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4th World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists: Defining the Roadmap for the Next Decade|

March 23-24, 2011, Shangri - La Hotel, Dubai, UAE
Speaker: Tan Sri Dr Munir Majid

 
Mexico

Mexico Today: Economic Prospects and Public Security|

21-24 March 2011, LSE Campus
Speakers include: Ernesto Cordero, Alejandro Poiré, Sergio Montaño

 
algeria

What Next for Algeria?|

22 March 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speakers: Professor Lahouari Addi, Ms Amel Boubekeur; Chair: Dr Sue Onslow

 
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The International Insertion of Uruguay in the world|

22 March 2011, 5.00-6.00pm,  Wolfson Theatre
Speaker: Luis Almagro (Uruguayan Foreign Minister)

 
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The Tyranny of Opinion: Honor in the Construction of the Mexican Public Sphere|

16 March 2011, 6.30pm, NAB. 2.04
Speaker: Professor Pablo Piccato; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer

 
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Singapore General Elections 2011-12: Watershed or Watertight?|

3 March 2011, 6:30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Mustafa Izzuddin; Chair: Dr Munir Majid

 
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Out of Europe? The United States in an Asian Age|

2 March 2011, 6:30pm, Old Theatre
Speakers: Professor Michael Cox, Professor Arne Westad, Professor Niall Ferguson

 
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Nuclear Arms and Human Rights|

1 March 2011, 6:30pm, Old Theatre
Speaker: Professor Niall Ferguson; Chair: Professor Michael Cox

 
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Catch-Up History and the Cold War|

23 February 2011, 6:30pm, Hong Kong Theatre
Speaker: Professor Peter Hennessy; Chair: Dr Arne Hofmann

 
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China's Public Diplomacy: From Ping-Pong Diplomacy to the Shanghai World Expo|

23 February 2011, 3.00-4.00pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Xu Zhaoyang; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
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As China Goes So Goes the World: How Chinese Consumers Are Transforming Everything|

16 February 2011, 5:30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr. Karl Gerth; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
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End of Arrogance: America in the Global Competition of Ideas|

9 February 2011, 6:30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Prof Bruce W Jentleson, Prof Steven Weber; Chair: Dr Nicholas Kitchen

 
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Asia-Pacific Security Dynamics in the Obama Era: Systemic Turbulence in Transitional Times|

8 February 2011, 6:30pm COL.B212
Speaker: Mr. Mahmud Ali; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
Dead Hand

Reagan, Gorbachev and New Evidence on Strategic Weapons and the End of the Cold War|

7 February 2011, 7:00 pm, COL.B212
Speaker: David Hoffman; Chair: Dr Arne Hofmann

 
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Migrant Labour and the Making of Modern Malaysia|

3 February 2011, 6:30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Eva-Lotta Hedman; Chair: Dr Munir Majid

 
Dino

8 Things You Need To Know About the 21st Century: A View from Indonesia|

31 January 2011, 6:30pm, CLM.D602
Speaker: Dr Dino Patti Djalal; Chair: Dr Munir Majid

 

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The United States, the Cold War, and Military Dictatorships in the Southern Cone|

27 January 2011, 6:30pm, NAB.204
Speaker: Prof. Stephen G. Rabe; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer

 
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International Politics and Security in Latin America: An English School Perspective|

27 January 2011, 5:00pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Federico Merke; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer

 
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Norms, Values and Cold War Threats: National Security and Refugee Policies in Post-War Sweden|

26 January 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Cecilia Notini Burch; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
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Experiencing War: A Roundtable|

25 January 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speakers: Professor Stephen Chan, Dr Jill Gibbon, Dr Heonik Kwon, Professor Christine Sylvester; Chair: Professor Kimberly Hutchings

 
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British-Scandinavian Relations and 'Total Diplomacy' during the Early Cold War|

20 January 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Iben Bjoernsson; Chair: Professor Patrick Salmon

 
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The Grand Strategy of Détente|

18 January 2011, 6.30pm, Old Theatre
Speaker: Professor Niall Ferguson; Chair: Professor Arne Westad

 
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Politics and the Rule of Law in Thailand: Reflections on Prospects for the 2011 Elections|

13 January 2011, 6:30pm, The Box
Speakers: Prof Duncan McCargo, Prof Peter Leyland; Co-Chairs: Dr Martin Gainsborough, Dr Eva-Lotta Hedman

 
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Cold War "Battles" at a Community Level: Peace Corps Volunteers in Chile 1961-1973|

12 January 2011, 6.30pm, COL.B212
Speaker: Dr Fernando Purcell; Chair: Dr Tanya Harmer

 


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