Tue, May 13, 2008, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Robertson Hall, Room 015
Speaker: Peter Kraus Peter Kraus is a Professor at the Centre for Research on Ethnic Relations and Nationalism (CEREN) at the University of Helsinki, Finland. He has previously been an Associate Professor of Political Science at Humboldt University in Berlin, Acting Chair of Political Science and Political Sociology at the University of Frankfurt, a John F. Kennedy Memorial Fellow at the Center of European Studies at Harvard University and a Theodor Heuss Visiting Lecturer at the New School in New York. He has published widely and in several languages on problems of democratic transition and consolidation, politics in Southern Europe, ethnicity, nationalism and identity politics, and the present dilemmas of European integration.