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School of Social and Political Science: Research


Seminars and public events

FRIED seminars take place approximately monthly during the academic year, and are often organised jointly with subject groups and centres across the University. Seminars confirmed thus far are listed below, with details of further events to follow.


Date / Time Details Where
24th Jan 2019 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) Seminar: Law, Finance, and the Political Economy of Hunger
Dr Anna Chadwick (University of Glasgow); Introduced by: Dr Isabel Fletcher (University of Edinburgh);
1st Floor Practice Suite, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LD
6th Feb 2019 14:00 (2 hours) Seminar: Meat consumption and sustainable diets - RESCHEDULED TO MAY
Dr Nicole Darmon (INRA); Prof Jennie Macdiarmid (University of Aberdeen); Host(s): Prof Geoff Simm (University of Edinburgh);
Easter Bush Campus, University of Edinburgh
20th Mar 2019 18:00 (2 hours) Lecture: Food Security vs Food Sovereignty: The Clash of Paradigms
Professor Olivier de Schutter (University of Louvain);
Room G.03, 50 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JU
Edinburgh Students