Tagged with Global Studies Association

Register Now: GSA 2016 Global (In)Securities

Register Now: GSA 2016 Global (In)Securities

GSA 2016 Global (In)Securities Centre for Global Justice St Mary’s University College Belfast 29 June 2016 – 1 July 2016 Keynote Speakers Marysia Zalewski (Aberdeen) and Jef Huysmans (Queen Mary) ‘Global (In-)Securities’ provides a platform to explore and discuss questions relating to the practices, technologies and experiences of securities and insecurities in a globalised world. … Continue reading

Book Launch: Human Rights in a Globalizing World

Book Launch: Human Rights in a Globalizing World

On Monday 14th March 2016 the GSA is excited to co-sponsor an event that will bring together academics to discuss Darren O’Byrne’s new publication.   Darren J. O’Byrne’s Human Rights in a Globalizing World: A Panel Discussion and Book Launch Digby Stuart Convent Parlour – 18:00 to 19:00 followed by wine reception Published by Palgrave … Continue reading

‘Theories of Globalization’ Roundtable

The GSA is pleased to announce a Roundtable to mark the publication of Barrie Axford’s new book ‘Theories of Globalization’ (Polity Press). The panel will assess the likely impact of the book, its contribution to Global Studies, and its applicability to different academic disciplines. The author, Barrie Axford (Oxford Brookes), will have an opportunity to … Continue reading

Re-Living the Global City

The GSA was proud to organise a recent workshop (hosted by University of Roehampton) entitled – Re-Living the Global City. The event explored the influence and legacy of the landmark book Living the Global City: Globalization as Local Process (1997). Participants included many of the original contributors and other highly-regarded academics. The workshop was a great success and we … 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.

Message from the Chair

Annual conference, 5th-7th July 2012, Manchster Metropolitan Univerity ‘Globalizing Cultures and Identities: Sport, Lifestyle and Heritage’ A very warm welcome to Manchester to all of you attending the GSA’s annual conference. We have an excellent programme of papers which promise both variety and originality. We also have three excellent keynote speakers to look forward to … Continue reading

Conference Programme

Global Studies Association 11th International Conference, July 5-7th, 2012.                               And the Department of Sociology, Manchester Metropolitan University. ‘Globalizing Cultures and Identities: Sport, Lifestyle and Heritage’.  Please note: all events and panels will be held in the John Dalton Building (JD) just off Oxford Rd, on Chester Street. This is on your right if you are … Continue reading