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Oct 11

Forging Europe: Vichy France and the origins of the European Union

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 -

18:30 to 20:00

LSE campus, venue TBC to ticketholders

http://www.lse.ac.uk/ideas/events/forging-europeHosted by LSE IDEAS and The Open University.

In the decade following the end of the Second World War, France was a driving force behind European integration, with initiatives like the Monnet Plan and the Schuman Declaration. In this lecture, Luc-André Brunet explains continuities from the wartime Vichy regime to the creation of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC), the forerunner to today’s European Union, and what this means for current debates about Europe.

Oct 27

Training for using participatory theatre and walking methods in social research

Friday, October 27, 2017 -

09:30 to 17:30

Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PA

This workshop addresses the UK social science community's need to gain a better understanding of how participatory action research (PAR) approaches engage marginalised groups in research as co-producers of knowledge. The workshop combines methodological and practical experience of walking methods, participatory theatre methods and how we might combine them.

Nov 10

International Conference: Connecting Communities

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 10:00 to Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 17:00

Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA

The Open University in collaboration with The University of Greenwich and The University of York are pleased to host an international multidisciplinary conference looking at how participatory and creative research methods create a space for exploring, sharing and documenting processes of belonging and place-making that is crucial to understanding migration, citizenship and belonging.

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