The PSA's Early Career Network's annual one-day conference, on the theme of Critical Junctures at Home and Abroad: 12 Months Since Brexit, will take place on Thursday 22 June 2017 at the stunning Liverpool Central Library.

The ECN conference is an opportunity for early career researchers to showcase and develop innovative ongoing research, to gain feedback from established academics as well as a supportive peer group, and to engage in networking with colleagues at varying stages of their career.

The event will take place on from 10.00 - 17.00 on Thursday 22 June at the Liverpool Central Library, William Brown Street, Liverpool, L3 8EW. 


The schedule for the day is as follows:

09.30 Registration 

10.00 Opening Remarks (David Jeffery, ECN)

10.15 Panel 1 'Yesterday': Thatcher, Neoliberalism and the Union

11.30 Refreshments

12.00 Panel 2 'All You Need Is Theory'

13.15 Lunch

14.00 Panel 3 '"Get Back" - Anti Semitism, Asylum and Administration'

15.15 Refreshments

15.45 Roundtable: Post Mortem on the Election  

17.00 End 


Tickets cost:

- £5 for PSA ECN Members

- £10 for PSA Members

- £15 for Non PSA Members 

In order to purchase a ticket please click on the 'Book Your Place' tab above. Non PSA members will be asked to register details, which should not take long. 

PSA ECN membership costs £10. For more information please see here. Membership of the ECN consists of PSA members between the period that an individual has started a doctoral degree and three years after the completion of a doctoral viva. 

The deadline for submitting papers has now passed. 

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