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Past Lectures & Seminars

The Poverty Research Network has been proud to host a series of distinguished guest speakers and lecturers. These have included:

Steven Serels

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Steven Serels (Zentrum Moderner Orient, Berlin), ‘Rethinking the Link Between Poverty and Colonialism: the African Red Sea Littoral since the Nineteenth Century’


Jonathan Vickery

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Jonathan Vickery (Centre for Cultural Policy Studies, University of Warwick), ‘Understanding Poverty as Aesthetic Deprivation: empirical and theoretical issues’


Jonathan Glennie

Wednesday 18 May 2016
Jonathan Glennie (Director of Policy & Research, Save the Children UK), ‘The end of the beginning: Development cooperation in a new era’


Jason Hickel

Thursday 10 March 2016
Inaugural Lecture: Jason Hickel (LSE), ‘Rethinking Development: How the aid industry misses the point about poverty’