27th Annual World Convention of the
Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN)
International Affairs Building,
Columbia University, NY
Sponsored by the Harriman Institute
18-20 May 2023
5 Thematic Sections
THE WAR IN UKRAINE
On various aspects of the 2014-2021 Donbas war/Crimea annexation and the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine: warfare, information/propaganda, atrocity crimes, identity, economics, sanctions, reconstruction, energy, global security, the use of history, forced displacement, religion, culture, and so forth.
POPULISM, RADICALISM, FAR RIGHT
On the rise of populism, illiberalism, and the radical/far/extreme right or left in Eastern/Western Europe and elsewhere. Includes nativism, white nationalism, fundamentalism, antisemitism, Islamophobia, fascism.
HISTORICAL AND POLITICAL MEMORY
On the construction and contestation of the memory of historical events, including mass violence, in sites, symbols, state policies, narratives, political culture, and academic writings.
INDIGENOUS AND RACIALIZED GROUPS
On the construction of race, racialized identities and structural racism in nationalist discourse, practice and policies.