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Comparative Speaker Series- Catherine de Vries (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 • 12:00 PM

Batts Hall 5.108

"Political Entrepreneurs: The Rise of Challenger Parties in Europe"


Comparative Speaker Series- Daniel Silverman (Univ of Carnegie-Mellon)

Monday, September 9, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA


American Politics Speaker Series- Frank Baumgartner (Univ of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)

Friday, September 13, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title- TBA


Women in Political Science Working Group Speaker Series- Beth Simmons (Univ of Pennsylvania)

Friday, September 20, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title-TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Leslie Schwindt- Bayer (Rice Univ)

Monday, September 23, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Greg Distelhorst (Univ of Toronto)

Friday, September 27, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA


American Politics Speaker Series- Jeremy Teigen (Ramapo College)

Monday, October 7, 2019 • 12:00 PM

PAR 103

talk title- TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Abhishek Chatterjee (Univ of Montana)

Monday, October 7, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title- TBA


Joe R. Long Chair in Democratic Studies Speaker Series- Ariel Helfer (Wayne State Univ)

Thursday, October 10, 2019 • 5:00 PM

BAT 5.108

“Recovering Plato's Letters: The Philosopher's Guide to Political Disaster”


American Politics Speaker Series-Allison Anoll (Vanderbilt Univ)

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Johanna Birnir (Univ of Maryland)

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Benjamin Lessing (Univ of Chicago)

Friday, November 1, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title- TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Meredith Weiss (SUNY- Albany)

Monday, November 4, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA


American Politics Speaker Series- Talia Stroud (Univ of Texas at Austin)

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Comparative Speaker Series- Tulia Falleti (Univ of Pennsylvania)

Friday, November 15, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title -TBA


Comparative Speaker Series- Tiffany Barnes (Univ of Kentucky)

Monday, November 25, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108

talk title TBA



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