Tagged with Cosmopolitanism



The Global Studies Association invites papers for its 2018 conference, to be held on 31st May – 1st June 2018, at University of Northampton, UK. Please send a brief bio. of no more than 100 words, and abstracts of no more than 300 words to GlobalStudiesAssociationUK@gmail.com by February 23rd 2018. Abstracts should speak to one of the … Continue reading

GSA conference 2015

GSA conference 2015

Living the Global: the cultural experience of globalization Roehampton University, Thurs 2nd – Sat 4th July 2015 Keynote speakers (confirmed): Ian Woodward (Griffith University, Brisbane), author of Cosmopolitanism: Uses if the Idea Nick Stevenson (Nottingham), author of Cultural Citizenship: Cosmopolitan Questions. Rodanthi Tzanelli (Leeds), author of Olympic Ceremonialism and The Performance of National Character: From London 2012 to Rio 2016   … Continue reading

Cosmopolitanism and Conflict

 John Cabot University, Rome, October 11-13 2013 Contemporary global politics is increasingly marked by conflicts. One thinks of conflicts over institutions and authorities, resources and citizenship, military force and climate change, religion and ideology. Yet prevailing cosmopolitan theories of global politics tend to abstract from conflict, through idealizing presuppositions about rights and authority, rationality and … Continue reading

GSA Annual Conference 2013 Call for Papers

The Cosmopolitan Ideal: Challenges and Opportunities Roehampton University, Wed 10th – Fri 12th July 2013 Keynote speakers (confirmed): Gerard Delanty (University of Sussex), Kate Nash (Goldsmith’s College, University of London) Call for papers: The conference aims to critically interrogate the idea of cosmopolitanism. Whereas previously cosmopolitanism was associated with (abstract) ideas of world citizenship and … Continue reading

News Flash: 2013 Conference

Provisional arrangements for the 2013 conference are in place. The proposed venue is Roehampton University and the dates are Wed 10th – Friday 12th July 2013. The conference theme will be “’The Cosmopolitan Ideal: Challenges and Opportunities”. Further details in due course.

Focus on Themed Panels – #2 ‘Cosmopolitanism’

Cosmopolitanism (a special themed panel at the GSA’s Globalizing Cultures and Identities: Sport, Lifestyle, Heritage conference 5th-7th July) featuring Maria Rovisco, Nick Stevenson, Myria Georgiou, Chris Rumford and Mark Pope . The panel hopes to raise the profile of cosmopolitanism in the work of the Global Studies Association and to offer new perspectives on questions of … Continue reading