This public seminar took place on Monday, 3 October 2022. It discussed the complex relation between political activism and academia, asking some of the protagonists to reflect on their experiences. From mass student movements to prominent roles in government, from frontline political involvement back to the blackboard.
Professor Nicolas Grau Veloso is the recently appointed Minister of the Economy, Development and Tourism of Chile, Professor Simon Reid-Henry (The Peace Research Institute Oslo), Professor EmeritusThorvaldur Gylfason (University of Iceland) and former member of Iceland's Constitutional Assembly, Dr Sofia Collignon, Dr Patrick Diamond and Dr Javier Sajuria (all from Queen Mary University of London) joined the panel.
For more details about the seminar, please go to the Past Events page.