PSA Populism Specialist Group


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

Keynote speakers:  Ruth Wodak, Emerita Professor of Discourse Studies,  Lancaster University Michael Freeden, Emeritus Professor of Politics,  University of Oxford   Call for Papers Populism has been a buzzword for quite a few years now. But after Brexit and Trump, and with the rise of new populist actors in Europe and beyond we have been witnessing an unprecedented inflation in the use of the term both in the public sphere and in… Read More