Week of March 11, 2019

Department of Political Science Bulletin, March 11, 2019

FACULTY AND GRADUATE STUDENTS PAPERS, PUBLICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES:

Mark Alan Smith gave the keynote address at the spring conference of the Washington State Council for the Social Studies.  His talk was titled, "The Challenges of Seeking Truth in the Current Environment for Media and Politics."

Anna Zelenz, Kanisha Bond, Kate Cronin-Furman, Meredith Loken, Milli Lake, and Sarah E. Parkinson published an article entitled "The West Needs to Take the Politics of Women in ISIS Seriously" on Foreign Policy.

POLITICAL SCIENCE TALKS/SEMINARS:

Severyns Ravenholt Seminar in Comparative Politics.  Will Gochberg (PhD Student UW): Talk title TBD. Friday, April 5, 2019, 1:30–3:00pm, Gowen Hall room 1A (Olson Room).

University of Washington International Security Colloquium. Sarah Parkinson (Johns Hopkins University): Talk title TBD. Friday, April 19, 2019, 12:00–1:20pm. Gowen Hall 1A (Olson Room).

University of Washington International Security Colloquium. Christopher Colligan (UW Political Science Ph.D. student): “Identity and Innovation”. Friday, May 3, 2019, 12:00–1:20pm. Gowen Hall 1A (Olson Room).

Simpson Center for the Humanities; Department of Political Science; Middle East Center; Program on Ethics; Comparative Religion Program; and Department of Law, Societies & Justice present: Andrew March (University of Massachusetts, Amherst). “The Caliphate of Man: The Invention of Popular Sovereignty in Modern Islamic Thought”. Thursday, May 16, 2019, 12–1:30 pm in the Olson Room (Gowen 1A).

OTHER DEPARTMENT TALKS/SEMINARS:

The UW Department of History and the Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies present Dr. Martin Nekola, “For the Freedom of Captive European Nations: Eastern European Exiles in Postwar America”. Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 7:00pm, Smith Hall, room 205.

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