Week of March 15, 2021

Department of Political Science Bulletin, March 15, 2021 

Today’s bulletin is also posted on our website:

https://www.polisci.washington.edu/newsletter

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Political Science COVID-19 Prevention Plan is also located on our website. If you come to campus, you are required to review the plan and take the UW General COVID-19 safety training. You must fill out the COVID-19 attestation in Workday on each day you come to campus.

FACULTY AND GRADUATE STUDENTS PAPERS, PUBLICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES:

Jake Grumbach’s forthcoming edited volume chapter "The Political Economy of Red States" with Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson is discussed in this Washington Post piece today: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/03/08/study-political-economy-red-states/

POLITICAL SCIENCE TALKS/SEMINARS:

UWISC presents Bree Bang-Jensen (University of Washington), “Exit from International Agreements”, April 2, 2021, 1:30-3:00pm via Zoom. Zoom invitation from Bree Bang-Jensen via uwisc@uw.edu

Global Law & Politics Network Workshop presents Lucia Tiscornia (CIDE) in discussion with Rebecca Reid (University of Texas- El Paso), “Policing the Urban Poor: Support for Punitiveness and Police Violence in a Latin American City”, Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 8:00-9:00AM via Zoom.  Register for the paper and zoom link to the workshop here

OTHER DEPARTMENT TALKS/SEMINARS:

Protest, Race and Citizenship across African Worlds from the African Studies Program: Elleni Centime Zeleke (Columbia University) “Ethiopia in Theory, Theory as Memoir”, Wednesday, March 17, 12:00-1:30PM via Zoom. Moderated by Leela Fernandes (University of Washington). RSVP at this link.

Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Spring 2021 Lecture Series presents Mingwei Huang (Dartmouth College) “The Chinese Century and the City of Gold: Making Sino-African Worlds”. Thursday, April 1, 2021, 4:30-6:00 PM via Zoom. Also sponsored by the African Studies Program, China Studies Program, and East Asia Center at the University of Washington. Register here.

EU Democracy Forum: Kristina Weissenbach (University of Duisburg/Essen) “The Formation and Institutionalization of New Parties in EU Member States”, Thursday, April 15, 2021, 12:00-1:00PM on Zoom. Register here.

Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Spring 2021 Lecture Series presents Anne-Marie Brady (University of Canterbury) “Facing the New Geopolitics: China at the Poles”. Thursday, April 15, 2021, 4:30-6:00 PM via Zoom. Also sponsored by the Canadian Studies Center/Arctic and International Relations, China Studies Program and East Asia Center at the University of Washington. Register here

Talking Gender in the EU: Amy Mazur (Washington State University), “Gender Parity in France”, Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12:00-1:00PM via Zoom. The Talking Gender in the EU lecture series is sponsored by the Center for West European Studies, the Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, the EU Erasmus+ Program, the Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies, and the Center for Global Studies.  Register here

Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies Spring 2021 Lecture Series presents Paul Joseph López Oro (Smith College) “Indigenous Blackness in Américas: The Queer Politics of Self-Making Garifuna New York”. Thursday, April 29, 2021, 4:30-6:00 PM via Zoom. Also sponsored by the African Studies Program and Latin American & Caribbean Studies Program at the University of Washington. Register here.

 

 

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