Political Science Speakers Series 2019-20

Department of Political Science 2019-20 Speakers Series Schedule

FALL TERM

SEMINAR: Cricket Keating (U of Washington)
"Educating for Coalition: Popular Education and Political Praxis"
Friday, September 20, 2:30-4:00pm, DSB, C118
Co-sponsored by Gender Studies
https://gwss.washington.edu/people/cricket-keating)

BOOK LAUNCH: Rita Kaur Dhamoon, Davina Bhandar, Renisa Mawani & Satwinder Bains (eds.), Unmooring the Komagata Maru: Charting Colonial Trajectories
Thursday, October 10, 3-4:30pm, SEDG C168
Co-sponsored by Centre for Asia-Pacific Initiatives
https://www.ubcpress.ca/unmooring-the-komagata-maru

BOOK LAUNCH: Michelle Bonner
Tough on Crime: The Rise of Punitive Populism in Latin America
Tuesday, October 15, 1-2pm, SEDG C168
Co-sponsored by Latin American Studies
https://upittpress.org/books/9780822945826/ 

LANSDOWNE SPEAKER: Whitney Lackenbauer (Trent University)
Public Lecture "Canada’s North: Learning from the Past, Understanding the Present, Navigating the Future"
Tuesday, October 22, 4:30-6:30 pm, ELL 061

Department Seminar "Challenges and Opportunities in Canada’s Fast Changing North"
Wednesday, October 23, 2:30-4:30 pm, DSB C118

Public Lecture "The Canadian Rangers and Canada’s Arctic Sovereignty in the 20th and 21st Centuries" (with LCol. Russell Meads, Commanding Officer, 4th Canadian Ranger Patrol Group)
Thursday, October 24, 4:30-6:50 pm, ECS124

Workshop Keynote Roundtable, "Beyond the Boundaries of International Relations: Power, Indigeneity, and the Settler State"
Friday, October 25, 12:30-2:00 pm, DTB A357
https://uwaterloo.ca/history/people-profiles/whitney-lackenbauer

SEMINAR: Dian Million (U of Washington)
"What do we mean by Indigenous Well-Being, Health and Healing?"
Tuesday, November 19, 11:00am – 1:00pm, First Peoples House
Co-sponsored by CIRCLE
Poster and abstract


SPRING TERM

Kathryn Harrison (UBC)
Tuesday, February 25, 2:30-4:00pm
https://politics.ubc.ca/persons/kathryn-harrison/

Kevin Bruyneel (Babson College)
Tuesday, March 17, 2:30-4:00pm
Co-sponsored by CIRCLE
https://www.babson.edu/academics/faculty/faculty-profiles/kevin-bruyneel.php

Lance Bennett (U of Washington)
March TBD
https://www.com.washington.edu/bennett/