Academic Events 2016-2017

Academic Events 2016-2017

Unless otherwise stated, all events take place in the Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR

Week 5
Tuesday 14 February, 17:00

Poland’s contested model of economic transformation
Marek Belka (Former Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Poland)
Jerzy Osiatyński (Member of Poland’s Monetary Policy Council)
Chair: Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College, Oxford)

Week 6
Tuesday 21 February, 17:00

The Radicalization of Polish Public Debate
Rafał Pankowski (Collegium Civitas, Warsaw)
Discussant: Rasmus Kleis Nielsen (Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism)
Chair: Karolina Wigura (St Antony’s College, Oxford, University of Warsaw)

Week 7
Tuesday 28 February, 17:00

Poland’s Experience of Migrant Crisis
Joanna Fomina (Polish Academy of Sciences),
Discussant: Franck Düvell (COMPAS, Oxford)
Chair: Cathryn Costello (St Antony’s College, Oxford)

Friday 3 March, 17:00
Leszek Kołakowski Lecture
Defective Democracies? The case of Poland in European comparison
Wolfgang Merkel (WZB Berlin Social Science Centre)
Chair: Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
St Antony’s College, Nissan Lecture Theatre

Saturday 4 March, 9:00-17:00
International Conference
“Illiberal Democracy”? Poland in Comparative European Perspective
Panelists include: Michael Freeden, Jacques Rupnik, Zdzisław Krasnodębski, Adam Bodnar, Christopher Lord, Philipp Ther, Joanna Tyrowicz.

Week 8
Tuesday 7 March, 17:00

Poland in the European Union
Andrzej Zybertowicz (Mikołaj Kopernik University, Toruń)
Discussant: Kalypso Nicolaïdis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Chair: Jarosław Kuisz (St Antony’s College, Oxford; Marie Curie Fellow, University of Copenhagen)

Related Documents: 
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