Upcoming Events


22-25 September

Political Science Association Conference

The theme for this year’s conference is focussing on questions of political identity, political change, linked to wider themes of nation and nation-hood.


2-5 October


2019 Global Forum

The global forum for direct democracy is heading to Taiwan in the light of recent democratic events. Adressing questions such as, what are the lessons of the first years of modern direct democracy in the new powerhouse of citizens participation?


26 December -

2 January 2020


Woodford Folk Festival

This year will be the 34th Woodford Folk Festival and the 25th held at Woodfordia. We’ll be there again this year to chat and get people opinions on how democracy could be moving forward to a better future.