Trimester 2, 2021

Date Author / PresenterTitle Discussants / Chairs

Friday 23 July 2021 12:00

(In person only)

Katrine Beauregard (Australian National University)

Women's Representation and Party Priorities: Assessing the Role of the Gender Gap

Chair: Cosmo Howard

Friday 30 July  2021 12:00

(In person only)

Daniel Szabo (Griffith  University)

High-Risk Migration and the Construction of Network-Derived Social Capital Through the Sahara Desert

Chair: Kai He

Friday 6 August 2021  12:00

(In person only)

Pandanus Petter (Griffith University) How Australian state MP's represent: everyday approaches to Policy, Service, Symbolic and Partisan connection-building Chair: Ferran Martinez i Coma

Friday 20 August 2021  12:00

(In person only)

Axel Bruns (Queensland University of Technology)

Facebook's Australian News Ban and Its Implications for Critical Platform Studies

Chair: Max Grömping

Friday 27 August 2021.  12:00

(In person only)

Katrina Lee-Koo (Monash University)

The unmaking of an unfeminist: Julie Bishop, gender, and the culture of political leadership in Australia

Chair: Outi Donovan

Friday 3 September  2021   10:00

(Online only)

Susan Scarrow ( University of Houston) 

The Changing Faces of Party Membership

Chair: Duncan McDonnell

Friday 10 September 2021   12:00

(Online only)

Lee Morgenbesser (Griffith University) On International Election Observation Chair: Luis Cabrera

Friday 17 September 2021  10AM

(Online only)

Mark Tushnet (Harvard)

The New Fourth Branch: Institutions for Protecting Constitutional Democracy

Chair: AJ Brown

Friday 24 September 2021  12:00

(In person only)

Susan Park (University of Sydney) Governing the Global Transition to Renewable EnergyChairs: Ellie Martus

Friday 1 Ocrober 2021  12:00

(In person only)

Andrew Phillips (University of Queensland) Before Hegemony: How Rising Powers Prepare for System Domination Chair: Andrew O'Neil

Friday 8 Ocrober 2021  12:00

(In person only)

Sofia Ammassari (Griffith University)Gender and Party Membership in India’s BJPChair: Lee Morgenbesser

Friday 15 October 2021   12:00

(In person only)

Trang Dang  (Griffith University)

Aboriginal Decision-Making and Political Actions in Response to Government Policies: The Gaps of Public Policy Approaches as the Explanatory Framework

Chair: Bart Stanford

Friday 22 October 2021   12:00

(In person only)

Wes Widmaier (Australian National University)Title to be confirmedChair: Kai He