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Revisiting Critical Security Studies: the conditions and challenges of being critical of security today

When: Tuesday, April 18, 2023, 5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: GC 101, Graduate Centre, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road London E1 4NS


Doing IPS Roundtable discussion with Global Professorial Fellow at the School of Politics and International Relations Professor Michael Williams. 


The roundtable seeks to contribute to ongoing reflections on what it might mean today to be critical of security. In doing so, it invites debate on key theoretical challenges for Critical Security Studies that emerge in light of both contemporary security practices and recent developments in security studies.

Professor Rita Abrahamsen (University of Ottawa)

Professor Claudia Aradau (King’s College London)

Professor Jef Huysmans (Queen Mary University of London)

Professor Michael Williams (University of Ottawa) and Global Professorial Fellow (Queen Mary University of London).

Dr Alvina Hoffmann (Queen Mary University of London) will chair the discussion.

All are welcome, but please book for an in-person event or online via Eventbrite. 

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