Department of Culture and Global Studies
9220 Aalborg East
Phone: +45 9940 9208
VAT no: DK 29102384
What is occurring in Catalonia (and Spain) in this moment of negotiations and vivid civil society organization reflects some of the main problematics of contemporary society: separatism, nationalism, changing (liquid or floating) identities, reactions to globalization, Europeanism, etc.
21.03.2018 kl. 09.30 - 16.00
Therefore, in order to provide both the workshop and the special issue with a clear and coherent focus, the discussions will be guided by four interconnected themes:
|10.00-10.45||Ignacio Brescó (Aalborg University): Discussing ethnos, polis, demos and cives in the context of Spanish politics|
|10:45-11.30||Bue Rübner Hansen (Århus University) “Winter in Catalonia”: The Rise and Fall of the Epic of Catalan Independence|
|11.30-12.15||Martín Portos (Scuola Normale Superiore): Not a bourgeois story anymore? The class basis of support for independence and the Catalan procés|
|13.00-13.45||Malayna Raftopoulos and Óscar García Agustin (Aalborg University): Resignifying the nation: Reconstructing historical memory and national identity during the Catalan (and the Spanish) crisis|
|13.45-14.30||Paolo Cossarini (Loughborough University): People’s quest for sovereignty: Humiliation, victimisation, and banal populism in the Catalan/Spanish clash|
|14.45-15.30||Fernando León Solís (University of the West of Scotland) Internationalization and Domestication of the Catalan Crisis|
Research Centre on Development at International Relations (DIR), Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University
Kroghstræde 7, Room 061, Aalborg University
22.02.2019 at 02.00 PM - 04.00 PM
Research seminar with Marc Jacobsen and Daniela Chimirri. All interested scholars are welcome! Venue: UCPH Campus CSS.
26.02.2019 at 10.45 AM - 00.00 PM
From the end of World War 2 until the end of the Cold War, Romania was under Soviet rule with all it implies of oppression, bad economy and low living standards.
20.03.2019 at 00.30 PM - 02.15 PM
What determines if the political conflict between Turkic and Muslim Uighurs and the Chinese State develops into civil war?