Unionist Politics in Flux

Room: 
Town Hall - Committee Room 5
Time Slot: 
Monday 30th March 16:00 - 17:30
Panel Chair: 
  • Dr Alan Greer (University of the West of England)
Panel Members: 
  • Professor Jonathan Tonge (University of Liverpool)
  • Professor Thomas Hennessey (Canterbury Christ Church University)
  • Dr Sophie Whiting (University of Bath)
  • Dr Maire Braniff (Ulster University)

This panel examines the role of the Democratic Unionist Politics (DUP) in Northern Ireland. The papers consider the impact that the party has had on the politics and society of Northern Ireland. Based on extensive research, including a membership survey of the party, the panel offers a reappraisal of the DUP and its contribution to the political and social life of Northern Ireland.