Conference: Global populism: 50 Years After

Workshop co-hosted by the Latin American History Seminar and the African Studies Centre, OSGA; the Rothermere American Institute and the Middle East Centre, St Antony’s College


The following sessions will take place at the Nissan Lecture Theatre:


9.05 – 10.30: SESSION 1
Studying Populism: 50 Years after Ionescu and Gellner
Hans-Jurgen Puhle, Goethe Institut Frankfurt
The Place of Populism in Ernest Gellner’s Oeuvre
David Gellner, All Souls, Oxford
Chair: Eduardo Posada-Carbó, LAC

10.30-10.45: Coffee break

10.45 -12.45: SESSION 2
The United States, Europe/Greece, and Latin America/Mexico
Jennifer Luff, Durham University; Stathis Kalyvas, All Souls; and Alan Knight, St Antony’s
Chair: Adam Smith, Rothermere American Institute

12.45-14.15: LUNCH

14-15-16.15: SESSION 3
India, Egypt and Africa
Louise Tillin, King’s College London; Walter Armbrust, St Antony’s College; and Alastair Fraser, SOAS (to be confirmed)
Chair: Nandini Gooptu, St Antony’s

16.15-17.00 Coffee break

17.00-18.30 – SESSION 4/ at the Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Round table: 50 Years After Ionescu and Gellner’s Populism: What Have We Learned?
Edward Mortimer, All Souls, Oxford; Ralph Schroeder, Oxford Internet Institute, and Jan Zielanka, St Antony’s
Chair: David Doyle, St Hugh’s
Date: 21 November 2019, 9:00 (Thursday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2019)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Nissan Lecture Theatre and the Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Speaker: Various Speakers
Organising department: Latin American Centre
Organisers: Carlos Pérez Ricart, Eduardo Posada-Carbó
Organiser contact email address:
Part of: Latin American Centre Seminars and Events
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Laura Spence