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Layers and Connections of the Political - Day 2

June 16, 2021 at 9:00



"Layers and Connections of the Political"

International Conference of the Association for Political History

14-25 June 2021 - Luiss Guido Carli University Rome, Italy

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Wednesday, 16th June


Session 4 - 9.00-10.30 CET (Webex)

Panel - The culture of debate in and beyond parliament: a comparison of Britain, Germany and The Netherlands, c. 1870-1990


  • Pasi Ihalainen (University of Jyväskylä)


  • Marnix Beyen (University of Antwerp)


  • Anne Heyer (Leiden University)

Giving New Meaning to the Rules of the Game? New Political Parties and Parliamentary Debate, 1870-1940

  • Malte Fischer (Humboldt University)

Democracy on Air: The Radio Show “Prominente Zu Gast” and Political Discussion Culture Beyond Parliament, West Germany 1950s-1980

  • Jamie Lee Jenkins (Radboud University)

A “Mirror” up to Society? Popular Expectations of Democracy in the Daily Mirror, 1945-1979

  • Solange Ploeg (Radboud University)

The people’s platform? The voice of the people and its debut on Dutch television, 1960s-1970s


Session 5 - 10.30-12.00 CET (Webex)

Panel - Beyond Traditional Cold War Understanding: Economic and Cultural Elements in East-West Interactions


  • Norbert Götz (Södertörn University Stockholm)


  • Mauro Campus (University of Florence)


  • Mattia Ravano (The Graduate Institute, Geneva)    

Politics through economics: The G7 approach to East-West economic relations, 1975-1989

  • Olga Dubrovina (University of Padua)

International policy in its cultural dimension: from Lenin to Putin

  • Severyan Dyakonov (The Graduate Institute, Geneva)

Soviet Public Diplomacy Campaign of Influencing Indian Politics in the 1960s