Month: December 2019

IJS Debate on ‘Grounded Nationalisms’

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Just published: A debate on ‘Grounded Nationalisms’ with Jon Fox, Liliana Riga and Kevin Ryan + my response in Irish Journal of Sociology (12/12/2019):

Recent reviews of ‘Grounded Nationalisms’

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Recently published reviews of ‘Grounded Nationalisms’ and ‘The Rise of Organised Brutality’: (Ethnic and Racial Studies)  (Colloquia Humanistica) (Nationalism and Ethnic Politics) (Nations and Nationalism) (Journal of Regional Security)

Upcoming Talks- late 2019 and early 2020

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Looking forward to delivering the upcoming talks in the late 2019 and ealry 2020:

  • ‘What is living and what is dead in Max Weber’s theory of nationhood?’ Max Weber conference, Hangzhou University, China, 14-16 June 2020 (invited speaker);
  • ‘War and Group Solidarity: from Ibn Khaldun to Ernest Gellner and beyond’ Ernest Gellner Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 14/15 May 2020 (invited speaker);
  • ‘Grounded Nationalisms book debate with E. Jenne, E. Knott, H. Mylonas and A. Wimmer, ASN, New York, USA, 7-9 May, 2020;
  • ‘Violence, Norms and the Future: Beyond the Hobbesian Vision’ Normative Futures conference, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 26-27 March 2020 (invited speaker);
  • ‘Balkan Wars, State Formation and Nationalism’, Central and Eastern Europe: Past, Present and Future, University of Limerick, Ireland, 28 February 2020 (invited keynote speaker);
  • ‘Contemporary Warfare and Social Change’ Doctors Without Borders Conference, Barcelona, Spain 13-14 February 2020 (invited keynote speaker);
  • ‘Balkan Armies and Balkan Societies in the 19th and early 20th centuries’, at ‘The Development of Balkan Armies 1804-1912’ Workshop,  The Centre for Advanced Studies, University of Sofia, Bulgaria, 6 December 2019 (invited speaker);