Movie Screening and Discussion – 12 November, 5.55pm We will be hosting a movie screening of “Sorry we missed you”, film by Ken Loach and a discussion on “precarious lives in the gig economy”. The screening will start at 5.55pm at Belmont Filmhouse (49 Belmont St) on 12 November, followed by the discussion at the bar … Continue reading
CISRUL is proud to host the conference Conceptualizing Difference. The idea of ‘difference’ governs today’s political thinking. Struggles for equality and justice are generally concerned with recognizing and protecting differences, not least … Continue reading Conceptualizing Difference Conference and Summer School
This conference has been organised by CISRUL alumna Dr Eve Hayes de Kalaf in collaboration with the Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion as part of her fellowship with the Centre for Latin American … Continue reading (Re)Imagining Belonging in Latin America and Beyond: Access to Citizenship, Digital Identity and Rights
The Cases of Rojava, Chiapas and Cherán Dr. Hanifi Baris Seminar, Friday 30 April at 2 – 3.30 pm via Zoom Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request the Zoom link. Dr. Hanifi Baris … Continue reading Council Democracy as a Mode of Autonomy: The Cases of Rojava, Chiapas and Cherán seminar
Citizenship in Pandemic Times 1– 14 June 2021 The 18th annual conference of the Center for the Study of Citizenship, based at Wayne State University, is online this year and … Continue reading Citizenship in Pandemic Times conference
Our workshop participants, after two days of fruitful discussions Final Conference Programme This conference on radical democratic citizenship marks the 50th anniversary of the global wave of protests in 1968, when … Continue reading Radical Democratic Citizenship
Citizenship is often glossed as membership of political community, yet there is surprisingly little discussion of what is meant by political community and what membership in it entails. Scholars have often treated citizenship in liberal terms as an expansive set of rights, which citizens as nationals claim from states. Yet citizenship and the political community it entails need not be centred on liberal rights, nor nation, nor democracy.
INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC/CIVIL SOCIETY CONFERENCE Mon 6th – Tues 7th September, 2021 Istanbul, Turkey * The conference will be held in person. If necessary, it will be postponed until travel is possible. * … Continue reading Civil Society and Democratic Backsliding Conference (Istanbul)