This event will feature author and critic Pankaj Mishra and Ayça Çubukçu in conversation to discuss the themes of liberalism, race and empire as presented in Mishra’s book, Bland Fanatics.
Meet our speaker and chair
Pankaj Mishra is an Indian author and writer of literary and political essays.
Ayça Çubukçu (@ayca_cu) is Associate Professor in Human Rights and Co-Director of LSE Human Rights.
More about this event
LSE Human Rights (@LSEHumanRights) is a trans-disciplinary centre of excellence for international academic research, teaching and critical scholarship on human rights.
The Department of Sociology (@LSEsociology) seek to produce sociology that is public-facing, fully engaged with London as a global city, and with major contemporary debates in the intersection between economy, politics and society – with issues such as financialisation, inequality, migration, urban ecology, and climate change.
This event forms part of LSE’s Shaping the Post-COVID World initiative, a series of debates about the direction the world could and should be taking after the crisis.
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