Ethics in the Spectacle of the 'Post-Truth' US and UK

Location
ERI 149
Category
Arts and Law, Research
Dates
Wednesday 13th November 2019 (15:15-17:00)
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Contact

globalethicsevents@contacts.bham.ac.uk (Wouter Peeters)

  • Scott Lucas (Department of Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham)

Scott Lucas became Professor of International Politics in 2014, having been on the staff of the University of Birmingham since 1989 and a Professor of American Studies since 1997. He began his career as a specialist in US and British foreign policy, but his research interests now also cover current international affairs --- especially North Africa, the Middle East, and Iran --- New Media, and Intelligence Services. A professional journalist since 1979, Professor Lucas is the founder and editor of EA WorldView, a leading website in daily news and analysis of Iran, Turkey, Syria, and the wider Middle East, as well as US foreign policy.

This seminar is part of the 2019-20 Global Ethics Tea Seminar Series hosted by the Centre for the Study of Global Ethics.

The talk will start at 15:15, but please join us for tea and cake from 14:30.

Venue:  ERI Building room 149