Lectures and Book Launches

Women and Constitution-Making in Romania. Special Event for International Women’s Day

By on 4th March 2018

 The Constitutionalism and Politics Working Group is delighted to invite you to the presentation of the paper: Women and Constitution-Making in Post-Socialist Romania by Elena Brodeală* (LL.M Candidate at Yale Law School/PhD Researcher in Law at the EUI) to mark the 2018 International Women’s Day. On Monday, March 12, 2018, 4 pm, Sala del Camino, […]

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Events

“Constitutions in the Crosshairs: Europe in 2018” – event at William & Mary Law School – January 25, 2018

By on 28th January 2018

Europe, as a distinct political and economic body as well as a collection of separate states, is facing constitutional challenges from within and without. Brexit, Catalonia, Poland, Hungary and Romania – as well as events within the European Union itself – all present challenges to European principles of constitutionalism. On Thursday, January 25, 2018, the […]

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Workshops

Is There Such a Thing as Populist Constitutionalism?

By on 7th November 2017

Full program: Workshop_programme_20_November_2017. Registration here. This workshop will examine recent deviation from the shared values of liberal constitutionalism towards a kind of ‘populist, illiberal constitutionalism’. The participants will explore the relationship between populism and popular sovereignty, populist leaders’ constitutional projects, and the use of legalism for their, often autocratic, agendas. Particular attention will be paid […]

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Lectures and Book Launches

Book launch: David Kosař, Perils of Judicial Self-Government in Transitional Societies

By on 21st October 2017

Constitutionalism and Politics Working Group has the pleasure to invite you to the book launch Perils of Judicial Self-Government in Transitional Societies (Cambridge University Press 2017) by David Kosař, Masarykova Univerzita v Brně, Czech Republic Thursday, 26 October 2017 – at 3:15pm, Sala del Consiglio, Villa Salviati Chair: Prof. Gábor Halmai (EUI) and Discussant: Dr Anna Wallerman (Max Weber Fellow, EUI) […]

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Workshops

Addressing the Refugees Crisis in Europe: Protection, Vulnerability, Security.

By on 14th June 2017

Round Table Discussion prior to the Conference on Human Dignity and the Constitutional Crisis in Europe Wednesday 14th June 2017, 11:30-13:00 Sala del Capitolo, Badia Fiesolana We invite members of the EUI community prior to our two-day conference on Human Dignity and the Constitutional Crisis in Europe: Humanity, Democracy, Social Europe to discuss ‘whose’ protection, […]

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