Simon Watmough

The Role of External Actors as “Discursive Antagonists” in Nationalist-Authoritarian Populist Discourse: A Comparative Analysis of Hungary and Turkey

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Date: 
9 Jan 2018 - 13:00
Location: 
SR 15.33, RESOWI, B

This seminar will explore the role that external actors – such as the EU, but also crucially the United States or even “the West” in a very general sense – play as “discursive antagonists” in the Turkish and Hungarian “alt right” (in these cases, far right Eurasianist) movements through alternati