Why Popular Culture Matters (For Contemporary Geopolitics)

Why Popular Culture Matters (For Contemporary Geopolitics)

Dr Kyle Grayson, University of Newcastle Monday 26th June, 2017; 16:00 Institute of International Relations, Nerudova 3, Prague The Centre for European Security of the Institute of International Relations and the journal New Perspectives of the IIR have the pleasure…

Call for Papers: ISA2018 Populist Nationalism & the New Authoritarianism

Call for Papers: ISA2018 Populist Nationalism & the New Authoritarianism

Two linked panels on Populist Nationalism and the New Authoritarianism contact Prof Emeritus Martin O. Heisler at mheisler@umd.edu to submit an abstract for consideration (200 words max).  Panel 1 Populist Nationalism and the New Authoritanism I: Internal Sources and Cross-state Diffusion…

Russia - Alone at the Table?

Russia – Alone at the Table?

IMEMO, Russian Academy of Sciences ‘Russia & The World’ 2017 Forecast. Download the full IMEMO forecast here. Editor’s Introduction Benjamin Tallis, Editor-in-Chief, New Perspectives For the third successive year, New Perspectives is delighted to publish, exclusively in English, the annual ‘Russia…

02/2015 Editorial: Constellation to Constellation: Situation, Encounter & Doubt

02/2015 Editorial: Constellation to Constellation: Situation, Encounter & Doubt

By Benjamin Tallis, Editor-in-Chief Low was a reaction to having gone through that peculiar… that dull greenie-grey limelight of America and its repercussions; pullingmyself out of it and getting to Europe and saying, For God’s sake re-evaluate why you wanted…

The Sun Also Rises

The Sun Also Rises

By Benjamin Tallis However, as so often when responding quickly, perhaps even hastily to acts of political violence or terrorism, the effectiveness of these measures is uncertain. Much of the ‘security’ they purport to provide is an illusion that can…