Brexit, Populism and Mainstream Politics Seminars


See below the list of the Brexit, Populism and Mainstream Politics Seminar series.

Click here for the full MFO Michaelmas Term programme.

The Brexit, Populism and Mainstream Politics Seminar is convened by Agnès Alexandre-Collier (MFO)

Location: MFO (except on 20 November at Pembroke College)


23 Oct., 2.00pm, Maison Française d’Oxford

‘Brexit and the declining appeal of valence politics’,
Dr. Cyril Benoit, OxPo Sciences Po Paris, Nuffield College, Oxford.
Discussant: Tim Vlandas, ESC , St Antony’s College, Oxford.


7 Nov., 5.00pm, Maison Française d’Oxford (Please note the change of day and time here)

‘The « Gilets Jaunes » movement - Issues of leadership and purpose in fluid organizing’
Dr. Yoann Bazin, EM Normandie, Oxford Campus.
Discussant: Dr Barry Colfer, St Antony’s College.


20 Nov., 2.00pm, Pembroke College (Please note the change of location here)

‘English Nationalism, Brexit and the Anglosphere: wider still and wider’
Dr Ben Wellings, Monash University.
Discussant: prof. Jim Gallagher, Nuffield College, Oxford.


4 Dec., 2.00pm, Maison Française d’Oxford

‘Insecurity, policies and far right party support in Europe’
Dr. Tim Vlandas, ESC, St Antony’s College
Discussant: Dr. Lindsay Richards, Nuffield College.