BALAC, (The BA Program in Language and Culture), Faculty of Arts, cordially
invite you to a special lecture :
Title: Right-wing extremism in Europe - a challenge for democracy
Speaker: Professor Rafal Pankowski, the Institute of Sociology of Collegium Civitas in Warsaw
Date and Time: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 from 13.00-16.00 hrs.
Venue: Room 614, Boromarajakumari Building, Faculty of Arts
The lecture is free of charge and available for the public. However, due to the limited number of seats, the registration will be on a first-come-first-serve basis.
For registration click here >>>https://bit.ly/2GZvcvQ
About the speaker
Rafal Pankowski is a Professor at the Institute of Sociology of Collegium Civitas in Warsaw. He has published widely on racism, nationalism, populism, xenophobia and other issues including the books ‘Neo-Fascism in Western Europe: A study in ideology’ (Polish Academy of Sciences, 1998), ‘Racism and Popular Culture’ (Trio, 2006), and ‘The Populist Radical Right in Poland: The Patriots’ (Routledge, 2010).
Pankowski received his MA in Political Science from the University of Warsaw (he also studied at the University of Oxford as an undergraduate) and his PhD and Habilitation in Sociology of Culture from the University of Warsaw, Institute of Applied Social Sciences. In 2018 he was a visiting professor at the Centre for European Studies of Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok (Thailand).