PSA Populism Specialist Group


Keynote speakers Simon Tormey (University of Bristol) María Esperanza Casullo (Universidad Nacional de Río Negro) Call for Papers After the rise of Trump and Brexit, it has almost become a cliché among scholars and commentators to suggest that we are living through a ‘populist moment.’ As the argument goes, populism has always been a significant force in Europe and the Americas, but its rise had been characterised by episodic and context-specific surges…. Read More

Populism, Liberalism, Democracy – 3rd Populism Specialist Group (PSA) Workshop, 12-13 April 2019, Loughborough University *All the panels take place at Room K105, Manzoni building. The Keynotes take place at Room U.0.05 Brockington Extension building. DAY 1 | FRIDAY, 12 APRIL   08:30-09:00 | Registration 09:00-09:15| Welcome by hosts/organisers 09:15-10:30 | Panel 1: Populism and Performativity Angelos Kissas (University of Cambridge) ‘The digital performativity of populism: the case of the charismatic personae on… Read More