Feminism and World Politics: confronting marginalisation

USC Monthly Talk – 2 October 2020, 1:15 p.m. for 1:30 start.

Presenter: Dr Shannon Brincat

The talk will explore feminist theory and how it applies to world politics. It will examine problems of exclusion and a range of feminist approaches that attempt to understand and overcome this problem.

About the Presenter:

Dr Shannon Brincat is a Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia. His research focuses on international relations theory; recognition and cosmopolitanism; dialectics; tyrannicide; climate change justice; and Marxism & Critical Theory. His most recent manuscript, The Spiral World, has traced dialectical thinking from the Axial Age. He has been the editor of a number of collections, most recently From International Relations to World Civilizations: The contributions of Robert W. Cox; Dialectics and World Politics; Recognition, Conflict and the Problems of Ethical Community; and the three volume series Communism in the Twenty-First Century. He has articles published in the European Journal of International Relations, Review of International Studies, Constellations and Antipode, amongst others. He is the co-founder and co-editor of the journal Global Discourse and helps run the Queensland Philosophy.

You can find his publications at: shannonbrincat.com or https://www.usc.edu.au/staff-repository/dr-shannon-brincat

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