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Dec 5 2017

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2017

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“Populism in the 21st Century: Causes and Consequences” For students and faculty of the London School of Economics International Relations Department, the last weekend of November is typically marked with a much-anticipated event: the annual Cumberland Lodge Conference. The conference … Continue reading

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Dec 7 2016

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2016

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For the LSE International Relations community, the last weekend of November is usually marked with a special event organised by the IR Department; the Cumberland Lodge Conference. It is a moment in which IR students from all levels of study—Undergraduate, … Continue reading

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Dec 9 2015

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2015

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On the weekend of November 21/22, the IR Department once again went on its annual weekend retreat in the magnificent setting of Cumberland Lodge, set against the regal backdrop of Windsor Great Park. This year’s conference was devoted the topic … Continue reading

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Dec 2 2014

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2014

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When it comes to Cumberland Lodge — a former royal residence, a picture just emerges where political elites were secretly whispering about how to formulate a grand strategy. This was what this year’s IR community were going to do at … Continue reading

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Dec 11 2013

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2013

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This year at the Cumberland Lodge Conference, students from the Department of International Relations (IR) were joined by scholars from different departments of LSE and abroad in exploring the various historical approaches to the study of IR. This year’s group … Continue reading

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Nov 22 2012

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2012

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Snap, crackle and pop culture: the relevance of science fiction to international relations What is the value of popular culture for the study of international relations? What do zombies have to do with world politics? How might Battlestar Galactica inform … Continue reading

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Feb 14 2012

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2011

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After having struggled through the Friday afternoon traffic to get out of London, this year’s group of attendees from LSE’s international relations department enjoyed the ‘informal reception’ at Cumberland Lodge to get ready for a weekend of good food, merry … Continue reading

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Dec 14 2010

Cumberland Lodge Conference 2010

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On Friday 19th November 2010 seventy or so postgraduates and eight undergraduates piled into two buses to escape the city for a weekend in the beautiful Cumberland Lodge. After some heavy traffic we arrived in Windsor Great Park to a … Continue reading

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