Prof. David Zweig, Director of the Center for China\'s Transnational
Relations at the Hong Kong University for Science and Technology, recently
visited our University and the Department of International Relations. His
latest book \"Sino-US Energy Triangles: Resource Diplomacy under Hegemony\"
(Routledge 2015) was the subject of his illuminating talk. Prof. Zweig
offered powerful insights as to China\'s energy politics, the way this
intersects wit...Read More
Bristol, delivered a well-attended talk at our Department on 11 May.
Drawing on his expertise on Marx, Prof. Carver provided a fascinating
account of the \'real\' Marx, over and above the simplifications and
distortions that often accompany work on Marx as well as Marxist (or
\'Marxist\') scholarship more generally. By use of rare 19th century
photographs and a superb analysis of the cont...Read More
Selver Sahin delivered a talk on the occasion of the centenary of the
Gallipoli Campaign at Tel Aviv University on 12 April 2015. The event was
attended by academics, researchers and members of the community.
Drawing upon her own multi-cultural experience in Turkey, New Zealand and
Australia, Dr Sahin presented how Gallipoli occupies a significant place
in the national memo...Read More