15.06.2017
Rape as a Practice of War: Towards a Typology of Political Violence

Rape as a Practice of War: Towards a Typology of Political Violence

Public lecture by Elisabeth Jean Wood (Yale University) on June, 21st

In the framework of the workshop “International Interventions against Sexual and Gender Based Violence in Conflict”, (organized by Alex Veit and Lisa Tschörner) Elisabeth Jean Wood, Professor of Political Science, International and Area Studies at Yale University and a member of the External Faculty of the Santa Fe Institute lectures on "Rape as a Practice of War: Towards a Typology of Political Violence". The lecture is open to the public and can be joined independently of the workshop. Read more ...

01.06.2017
International Interventions against Sexual and Gender Based Violence in Conflict

International Interventions against Sexual and Gender Based Violence in Conflict

Workshop vom 21.-23.06.2017 im Gästehaus Teerhof der Universität Bremen

From June 21.-23. a workshop on conflict-related sexualized and gender based violence takes place at the Gästehaus Teerhof of the University of Bremen. The workshop starts with a lecture by Prof. Elisabeth Jean Wood (Yale University): "Rape as a Practice of War: Towards a Typology of Political Violence". The lecture is open to the public. You are asked to register at veit@uni-bremen.de. Read more ...

30.05.2017
Workshop mit Eve Chiapello (ECHSS, Paris): Devices, Conventions, and the Study of Neoliberalism

Workshop mit Eve Chiapello (ECHSS, Paris): Devices, Conventions, and the Study of Neoliberalism

Workshop on July, 6th - lecture on July, 5th

Eve Chiapello, renowned sociologist and currently research director at L’École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris, leads at July, 6th, through a workshop named "Devices, Conventions, and the Study of Neoliberalism". The day before she will give a talk on the "Financialization of Public Policies" at the BIGSSS.. Read more ...

19.04.2017
5.Offene Sektionstagung

5.Offene Sektionstagung "Internationale Beziehungen" der DVPW

The Congress takes place from 04.-06.10 at Bremen University

Vom 04.-06.Oktober findet an der Universität Bremen die Fünfte Offene Sektionstagung der Sektion „Internationale Beziehungen“ der Deutschen Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft (DVPW) statt. Die Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter des Instituts für Interkulturelle und Internationale Studien (InIIS) sind zuversichtlich, Ihnen allen in den Tagen vom 4. bis 6. Oktober 2017 an der Universität Bremen das angenehme Umfeld bieten zu können, das für den reibungslosen und produktiven Austausch von Ideen und Konzepten zu internationaler und transnationaler Politik notwendig ist. Alle Informationen finden Sie auf der Kongress-Website, die laufend ergänzt werden wird. Read more ...

18.04.2017
Gendered Interventions in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo: Frames of Exceptionality and Narratives of Response

Gendered Interventions in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo: Frames of Exceptionality and Narratives of Response

Presentation by Charlotte Mertens (University of Melbourne)

Charlotte Mertens talks on June, 20th, at 04:00 p.m. in the inIIS. The lecture is a part of the colloquium on Historical International Political Sociology. Read more ...