School of Divinity

The Crossroads Before Us: Responding to the Rise of the Far Right

Chair | Dr Jonas Kurlberg (Edinburgh)

Two Countries United? Drivers of Far Right Activism in the UK and Germany | Dr William Allchorn (Leeds)

Negotiating Belonging: An Account of Refugees in Europe | Dr Sara Afshari (Edinburgh)

The Comeback of Christendom: Theology and the Rise of the Far Right | Dr Joshua Ralston (Edinburgh)

What Can We Do? Practical Responses to the Far Right | Professor Matthew Feldman (Richmond)

Respondent | Dr Petra Carlsson (Stockholm)

 

The discussion will be followed by a drinks reception in Rainy Hall.   This is a public lecture to which all are welcome.

 

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Responding To the Rise of the Far Right
Jan 18 2018 -

The Crossroads Before Us: Responding to the Rise of the Far Right

5pm - 6.30pm, 18 January 2018, Martin Hall, New College. Far right movements have during the last few decades gained in momentum across the Western world. This CTPI hosted event brings together a cross-disciplinary panel to discuss some of the underlying causes of this development, the rationale of these movements, and possible means of resistance.

New College, Mound Place, Edinburgh EH1 2LX