This closed seminar aims at facilitating interdisciplinary explorations on the future of democracy with scholars from Paris, Oxford and London to develop further collaborations and projects.
Organised by UCL and MFO, in collaboration with OxPo.
9.00 Arrival and coffee
Panel 1. 9.30am – 11.00pm. Reimagining Democracy in a Post-Democratic Age
Chair: Philippe Marlière (UCL)
Colin Crouch (Warwick), respondants: Nabila Abbas (CNRS/CRESPPA), Claire Colomb (UCL), Yves Sintomer (MFO/Nuffield)
Panel 2. 11:30am – 1:00pm. The challenges to democracy
Chair: Florence Faucher (SciencesPo)
Philippe Marlière (UCL), Melis Laebens (Nuffield), Hugh Starkey (UCL)
Panel 3. 2:30pm – 4:00pm. Decolonising the curriculum
Chair: Audrey Osler (Leeds and USN Norway)
Karen Schucan Bird (UCL), Jeanne BOUYAT (MFO/Nuffield), Abigail Branford (Jesus college)
Panel 4:30pm – 6:00pm. Educational responses to antidemocratic forces
Chair: Hugh Starkey (UCL)
Audrey Osler (Leeds and USN Norway), Jonathan James (UCL), Eve Giaconcelli (MFO), Julian Culp (AUP)