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Previous Events - 2014


The EU and China|

Wednesday 19 March, 6.30pm, B13, Lincoln's Inn Fields
Speakers: Feng Yin and Shen Jianping; Chair Dr Svetozar Rajak


Will China Dominate the 21st Century?|

Tuesday 18 March 2014, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speakers: Jonathan Fenby, Isabel Hilton, Wu Jian Min; Chair: Professor Arne Westad


Myanmar: Democratisation and Foreign Policy|

Wednesday 12 March, 1.30pm, B13, Lincoln's Inn Fields
Speaker: Dr Jürgen Haacke; Chair: Dr Kirsten Schulze



The Origins of the Final Solution: Eastern Europe and the Holocaust|

Tuesday 11 March 2014, 6.30-8.00pm, Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Professor Timothy Snyder; Chair: Professor Arne Westad


LSE IDEAS and BBC Radio 4 public discussion: Russia, Ukraine and Us|

Friday 7 March 2014, 6.00pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
Speakers: Professor Michael Cox, Professor Anne Applebaum, Ben Judah; Chair: Bridget Kendall


Diversified bur Marginal:The GCC Private Sector as an Economic and Political Force|

Wednesday 5 March 2014, 4.30pm, NAB 2.04, New Academic Building
Speaker: Dr Steffen Hertog; Chair: Professor Toby Dodge


After the Fall: World Order or Disorder|

Tuesday 4 March 2014, 6.30pm,  Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speakers:Prof Jacques Rupnik, Prof Mary Kaldor, Prof Michael Cox;  Discussant and Chair: Dr George Lawson


Indonesia: Pluralism in Peril|

Wednesday 26 February 2014, 10.00am, KSW.1.04, 20 Kingsway Speakers: Dr Ahmad Suaedy, Rev. Favor Bancin, Father Benny Susyeto, Mahmud Mubarik Ahmad; Chair: Dr Kirsten Schulze


The Dialectics of the Arab Revolutions: 2011-2013|

Tuesday 25 February 2014, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Professor Gilles Kepel; Chair: Professor Toby Dodge


US Power in the Cold War from Kennedy to Reagan|

Thursday 20 February 2014, 6.30 - 8.00pm, B13, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields
Speakers: Professor Matthew Jones, Dr Barbara Zanchetta; Chair: Dr Piers Ludlow 


An American or an Asian Century?|

Tuesday 18 February 2014, 6.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
Speaker: Professor John Ikenberry; Discussant: Professor Michael Cox; Chair: Dr Kirsten Schulze


Russia, the Winter Olympics and the World|

Thursday 6 February 2014, 6.30pm, CLM 2.02, Clement House
Discussants: Dr Samuel Greene, Dr Marie Mendras, Dr Tomila Lankina and Professor Vladislav Zubok 


 Rising Asia: Lessons Learned from European Integration|

Wednesday 5 February 2014, 6.30pm, Wolfson Theatre, NAB
Speaker: Professor Simon Hix; Chair: Professor Arne Westad


Heads in the Cloud: The Technology Revolution and World Politics|

Tuesday 28 January, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: Yasmin Green; Chair: Professor Arne Westad


14 01 21 Snyder Bloodlands

The Origins of Mass Killing:The Bloodlands Hypothesis|

Tuesday 21 January, 6.30pm, Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Professor Timothy Snyder; Chair: Professor Arne Westad


The End of Power|

Monday 20 January 2014, 6.30pm, Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Dr Moisés Naím; Chair: Dr Nicholas Kitchen


Controlling Mediterranean Boundaries: The Suez Canal as a Global Checkpoint at the Age of Empire|

Wednesday 15 January 2013, 6.30pm, B13, 32 LI
Speaker: Dr Valeska Huber; Chair: Professor Arne Westad


The Crisis of EU Enlargement: Ottawa Report Launch|

Wednesday 8 January 2014, 16:00-17:30, Carleton University, Ottawa
Speakers: Luc-André Brunet, David Long, Crina Viju, Piotr Dutkiewicz, Joan DeBardeleben