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Emma Rees
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The Government Department holds numerous public events throughout the academic year. Please find a list of forthcomming Departmental events below.

Find out more about our events on GovBlog.

You may also be interested in the British Government @ LSE events programme.
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Conflict Research Group public lecture

Neither War nor Peace: Bosnia’s Lessons for Post-Conflict Peace-Building

1 November 2016 | 18.30 - 20.00 | room TW1 G.01, ground floor of Tower 1, St Clements Inn, LSE, London, WC2A 2AZ

Speaker: Chris Bennett, Former Deputy High Representative in Bosnia and author of Bosnia’s Paralysed Peace

This event is free and open to all to attend, with no ticket or pre-registration required.

Twitter Hashtag for this event: #LSEBH
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Department of Government public lecture

How Will Capitalism End?

7 November 2016 | 18.30 - 20.00 | Wolfson Theatre,  New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ

Speaker: Wolfgang Streeck is the Emeritus Director of the Max Planck Institute for Social Research in Cologne and Professor of Sociology at the University of Cologne.

This event is free and open to all however a ticket is required, only one ticket per person can be requested. All our events are overticketed so please do arrive early to avoid disappointment and note that a ticket does not guarantee entry to the event. Request a ticket on eventbrite.
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LSE ‘After Brexit: the future of the UK in Europe’ public lecture series

Unleashing Demons: the inside story of Brexit

14 November | 18.30 - 20.00 | Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ

Speaker: Craig Oliver, David Cameron’s former Director of Politics and Communications. Before entering 10 Downing Street as Director of Politics and Communications, Craig Oliver was an award-wining journalist. His roles included editing the BBC's News at Six and Ten, Controller of the World Service and Executive Editor of ITV's flagship news programmes.