Events Archive

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[Call for Papers] Transforming Mobility and Immobility: Brexit and Beyond – International Conference

March 28-29th, 2019

Deadline for submitting paper proposals: 10th October 2018.

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We, the people: Political, media and popular discourses of ‘us’ and ‘them’

Friday 26 and Saturday 27 October 2018

Department of Media and Communications, Tower Three, 7th Floor, Silverstone Room, LSE

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Migrations and Transformations: PhD Research Methods Summer School

September 3, 2018

MIGRATION AND TRANSFORMATIONS: PHD RESEARCH METHODS SUMMER SCHOOL will take place from Monday 3rd – Friday 7th September 2018 in Warsaw, Poland. The event is being organised by the University of Sheffield, University of Warsaw, and the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews.

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Impacts of Gender Discourse on Polish Politics, Society & Culture

June 11, 2018

International Conference 11-12 June 2018, London

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We, the people: political discourses of ‘us’ and ‘them’ in Poland

May 22, 2018

Drs Eva Połońska and Marek Troszyński will be presenting a paper at the 'Current Populism in Europe: Culture, History, Identity' Conference at Charles Sturt University, Prague, The Czech Repubulic.

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The Annual Leszek Kołakowski Lecture – Poland between Europeanism and Nationalism: National Exception or Regional Norm?

May 11, 2018

Speaker: Jacques Rupnik (Sciences Po Paris)
Convenor: Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony's College)

[Conference] Europeanism and Nationalism: Post-1989 Poland in Comparative Perspective
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[Conference] Europeanism and Nationalism: Post-1989 Poland in Comparative Perspective

Friday, 11 May 2018 - 12:30pm to Saturday, 12 May 2018 - 5:00pm

Venue: Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, University of Oxford

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Masterclass for PhD students and early career researchers: Interdisciplinary approach to complex policy issues: A case of migration-development nexus.

April 19, 2018

Professor Izabela Grabowska from the University of Warsaw will deliver a two-hour masterclass to PhD students and early career researchers entitled, “Interdisciplinary approach to complex policy issues: A case of migration-development nexus” on the afternoon of Thursday 19th April 2018.

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Migration-Induced Social Change in Poland

April 18, 2018

The second Annual Lecture of the Journal Social Policy & Society, sponsored by Cambridge University Press in association with the Noble Foundation, will be held in the Diamond at the University of Sheffield on the 18th of April at 5.15 pm.

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Exploring Legal Borderlands

March 29, 2018

Dr Martyniszyn and Dr Maciej Bernatt will be presenting a paper entitled 'Exploring Legal Borderlands' at the 2018 Annual Conference of the Socio-Legal Studies Association, in Bristol.

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Zygmunt Bauman as a Polish and Global Thinker: How Solid is ‘Liquid Modernity’?

February 9, 2018

The seminar ”Zygmunt Bauman as a Polish and Global Thinker: How Solid is ‘Liquid Modernity’?” will discuss the heritage of Bauman as one of the most widely known Global and Polish intellectuals.

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The substantive representation of women in Poland

22-24 June 2017

Dr Anna Gwiazda presented a paper at the 7th Annual Conference of the European Political Science Association (EPSA)

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Embracing and Nurturing the Free Market: Lessons from Poland Through the Lens of Competition Law and Policy

15 June - 17 June 2017

12th Ascola Conference Stockholm
15 June – 17 June 2017

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NATO after the Warsaw Summit 2016: British-Polish Perspectives in an Uncertain Security Environment

May 26, 2017

Place: Royal Holloway, University of London
Senate House, Room SH264, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU, London

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Workshop: Women’s parliamentary representation in Eastern Europe

Friday, 19th May 2017

Small Committee Room, Second Floor, King’s Building
King’s College London

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Symposium: Troubled Democracy: Media, Power and Control

Friday, 19 May 2017, 09:30 – 18:00 BST

Venue: London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, Tower Three, Silverstone Room

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Embracing and Nurturing the Free Market: Lessons from Poland through the Lens of Competition Law and Policy

April 28, 2017

Place: University of Warsaw, Poland

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Women’s parliamentary representation: the case of Poland

April 26, 2017

Place: Center for Gender Equality in International Affairs, The Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University

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Defective Democracies? The case of Poland in European Comparison

Friday, 3 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue: Nissan Lecture Theatre, St. Antony's College, Oxford Speakers: Wolfgang Merkel (WZB Berlin Social Science Centre) Timothy Garton Ash (St. Antony’s College)
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Women’s political representation in Poland

April 1, 2017
Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College London) Presentation at the 2017 Annual Conference of the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies, University of Cambridge Programme: http://basees2017.org/
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Poland in the European Union

March 7, 2017
Venue: European Studies Centre, Oxford Speakers: Andrzej Zybertowicz (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun. Adviser to the President of Poland Andrzej Duda) Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College) Jarosław Kuisz (St Antony’s College)
“Illiberal Democracy”? Poland in a Comparative European Perspective
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“Illiberal Democracy”? Poland in a Comparative European Perspective

March 4, 2017

Hilary Term 2017 International Conference
“Illiberal Democracy”? Poland in a Comparative European Perspective
St Antony’s College, University of Oxford

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Poland’s experience of migrant crisis

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue: European Studies Centre St Antony’s College Speakers: Joanna Fomina (Collegium Civitas, Warsaw) Cathryn Costello (St Antony’s College, COMPAS) Franck Duvell (COMPAS)
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The radicalisation of the Polish public debate

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Venue: European Studies Centre St Antony's College Speakers: Rafal Pankowski (Collegium Civitas, Warsaw) Rasmus Kleis Nielsen (Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford) Karolina Wigura (St Antony's College & University of Warsaw)
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Poland’s contested model of economic transformation

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 - 5:00pm

Marek Belka (former Prime Minister of Poland), Jerzy Osiatynski (former Finance Minister of Poland), Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College, University of Oxford)

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Legal propaganda in Communist Poland

Tuesday, 7 February 2017 - 12:30pm
Venue: European Studies Centre, Oxford Speaker: Jaroslaw Kuisz (Polish Programme, St Antony’s College, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the Saxo Institute, University of Copenhagen) Chair: Lamprini Rori (A.G. Leventis Fellow, St Antony’s College)
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Educators, Revealers, Abnegators: Emotions as a political strategy

Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 12:30pm
Venue: European Studies Centre, Oxford Speaker: Karolina Wigura (Polish Programme, St Antony’s College) Chair: Cesar Colino (Santander Fellow, St Antony’s College)
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Symposium: The Future of Public Service Media in Europe – Freedom, Independence and Media Relations with the State

December 2, 2016

Time: 10:00 – 18:00
Venue: TW3.7.01A (Silverstone Room) Department of Media and Communications, 7th Floor, LSE Tower 3 (entrance from Tower 2), Clement’s Inn, Strand, London WC2A 2AZ

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Does the Left have a future in Poland?

Tuesday, 14 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Venue: Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Antony's College Speaker: Dr Adrian Zandberg (Razem Party, Poland) Chair: Dr Rosemary Bechler (Editor of openDemocracy) Convenor: Jan Zielonka (St Antony's College) Discussant: Jacek Żakowski (Journalist and columnist for the weekly ‘Polityka’ and the daily ‘Gazeta Wyborcza’, Poland)
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Does the Left have a future in Poland?

June 14, 2016
Venue: Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Antony's College Speakers: Dr Adrian Zandberg (Razem Party, Poland) Chair: Dr Rosemary Bechler (Editor of openDemocracy) Convenor: Jan Zielonka (St Antony's College) Discussant: Jacek Żakowski (Journalist and columnist for the weekly ‘Polityka’ and the daily ‘Gazeta Wyborcza’, Poland) Recording(s):  See the photos See the video podcast
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Film Screening of “In Darkness” followed by discussion with the director Agnieszka Holland

Wednesday, 1 June 2016 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

A discussion with the award-winning director Agnieszka Holland will follow the film.

Film Screening of “In Darkness” followed by discussion with the director Agnieszka Holland
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Film Screening of “In Darkness” followed by discussion with the director Agnieszka Holland

June 1, 2016

A discussion with the award-winning director Agnieszka Holland will follow the film.

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A Keynote lecture: East European Mnemonic Wars: The Politics of Historical Memory Versus Historical Politics

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Venue: Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College

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Dealing with a Difficult Past: Poland’s Transitional Justice in a Comparative Perspective

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, 1 June 2016 - 10:00pm

Conference panelists include Polish and international scholars who are experts in the field of transitional justice and related fields: Timothy Garton Ash, Adam Czarnota, Roman David, Magdalena Gawin, Jan Tomasz Gross, Kriszta Kovács, Jan Kubik, Jarosław Kuisz, Eva-Clarita Pettai, Aleks Szczerbiak, Ruti Teitel, Karolina Wigura, Jan Zielonka and others.

A Keynote lecture: East European Mnemonic Wars: The Politics of Historical Memory Versus Historical Politics
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A Keynote lecture: East European Mnemonic Wars: The Politics of Historical Memory Versus Historical Politics

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Professor Jan Kubik’s lecture will open the international conference “Dealing with a Difficult Past, Looking into the Future. Poland’s Transitional Justice in a Comparative Perspective”.

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Conference: Dealing with a Difficult Past: Poland’s Transitional Justice in a Comparative Perspective

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, 1 June 2016 - 10:00pm

The Programme on Modern Poland (POMP) at Oxford University warmly invites you to the international conference “Dealing with a Difficult Past, Looking into the Future: Transitional Justice in Poland in a Comparative Perspective”.

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Will liberal parties in Poland thrive?

May 16, 2016

A meeting with Ryszard Petru (Modern Party, Poland)

What’s happening in Poland?
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What’s happening in Poland?

Friday, 6 May 2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Speaker:
Professor Aleksander Smolar

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Conference: Integration or disintegration? The view from Germany, Greece, Poland and the UK

Thursday, 28 April 2016 - 9:30am to 6:45pm

This conference aims to analyse Europe’s developing existential crisis from the perspective of four countries: Germany, Greece, Poland and the United Kingdom.

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The End of the Love Affair? Central Europe drifting away from the West

Thursday, 3 March 2016 - 12:30pm

Speaker:
Jaroslaw Kuisz (POMP Visiting Academic, St Antony’s College)

Strategic security challenges for Europe AD 2016 and how to deal with them. A Polish view
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Strategic security challenges for Europe AD 2016 and how to deal with them. A Polish view

Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Speaker:
Sławomir Dębski (Director of the Polish Institute of International Affairs - PISM)

Poland, Germany and Europe
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Poland, Germany and Europe

Thursday, 3 March 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Speakers:
Marcin Zaborowski (Centre for European Policy Analysis)
Klaus Bachmann (University of Social Sciences and Humanities—Warsaw)

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Poland’s Response to the Refugee Crisis

Thursday, 25 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Speaker:
Maciej Duszczyk (Institute of Social Policy, University of Warsaw)

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Continuity or Change? Polish Foreign Policy after the 2015 National Elections

Thursday, 18 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Krzysztof Szczerski (Secretary of State, Chancellery of the President of the Republic of Poland)

Fear, Disgust and Contempt: Anatomy of Political Passions
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Fear, Disgust and Contempt: Anatomy of Political Passions

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - 12:30pm

Karolina Wigura (POMP Fellow, St Antony’s College)

Annual Kolakowski Lecture: What makes Poland special: Polish Nationalism in Comparative Context
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Annual Kolakowski Lecture: What makes Poland special: Polish Nationalism in Comparative Context

Monday, 15 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

John Connelly (UC Berkeley)

National raison d’etat: Poland and its neighbours
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National raison d’etat: Poland and its neighbours

Thursday, 11 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Jacek Stawiski (Analyst, foreign news at TVN), Jan Zielonka (St. Antony's College), Igor Janke (Political commentator)

The Anti-totalitarian Utopia? Solidarność and the Global South in the 1980s
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The Anti-totalitarian Utopia? Solidarność and the Global South in the 1980s

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Kim Christiaens (KU Leuven)

Polish Raison d’état and EU Membership
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Polish Raison d’état and EU Membership

Thursday, 28 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Witold Sobków (Ambassador of Poland to UK), Tomasz Orłowski (Ambassador of Poland to Italy), Bronisław Misztal (Ambassador of Poland to Portugal)

Why Ukraine Matters to Poland and the EU
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Why Ukraine Matters to Poland and the EU

Thursday, 21 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Wojciech Konończuk, Centre for Eastern Studies, Warsaw

Allied responses to news about Auschwitz 1942-1944
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Allied responses to news about Auschwitz 1942-1944

Monday, 2 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Prof. Michael Fleming (Polish University Abroad, London)

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Post-election discussion on the future of Poland

October 28, 2015

As Poland goes into parliamentary elections on the 25th of October 2015, our panel of experts, which include distinguished political commentators and scholars, will meet three days later to offer the first evaluation of the vote and project its possible outcome for domestic and international affairs.

Post-election discussion on the future of Poland
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Post-election discussion on the future of Poland

Wednesday, 28 October 2015 - 5:00pm

Prof. Jan Zielonka (St. Antony’s College, Oxford University), Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College London), Jacek Zakowski (Journalist and columnist for the weekly ‘Polityka’ and the daily ‘Gazeta Wyborcza’, chair journalism dept. Collegium Civitas, Poland), Boguslaw Chrabota (Editor-In-Chief of Rzeczpospolita daily, Poland)

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Past as Prelude: Polish-Ukrainian Relations for the Twenty-First Century. International conference

30 June - 1 July 2015

Organised by Cambridge Polish Studies and Cambridge Ukrainian Studies, initiatives of the Department of Slavonic Studies

Post-1945 Poland: Modernities, Transformations and Evolving Identities. POMP Graduate Students’ Conference
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Post-1945 Poland: Modernities, Transformations and Evolving Identities. POMP Graduate Students’ Conference

Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 11:00am to Friday, 12 June 2015 - 4:00pm

Seventeen doctoral candidates and early career researchers from European and American universities

Electricity. Poland’s contribution to European energy doctrine
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Electricity. Poland’s contribution to European energy doctrine

Thursday, 28 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Prof. Leszek Jesien (Institute of International Relations and Sustainable Development, Collegium Civitas University, Warsaw), Dr Michał Kurtyka (University of Warsaw)

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When East met West: The aftermath of foreign ownership of the press in CEE

Thu, 07 May 2015, 13:30 pm

Veselin Vačkov (Journalist with Lidové noviny, Prague)

Under the Cross: Polish Catholic Identity in post-Christian Europe
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Under the Cross: Polish Catholic Identity in post-Christian Europe

Thursday, 12 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Adam Szostkiewicz (Polityka weekly newsmagazine)

Democracy in Poland: Representation, participation, competition and accountability since 1989
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Democracy in Poland: Representation, participation, competition and accountability since 1989

Monday, 9 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College London)

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