Please join us for the final lecture this semester in the Alan R. Bennett Lecture Series:
Prof. David Art, Tufts University
“Inside the Radical Right: The Development of Anti-Immigrant Parties in Western Europe”
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Free dessert and coffee.
David Art’s field is comparative politics, with a regional focus on Europe. Professor Art’s research interests include extremist political parties and movements, the politics of history and memory, and comparative historical analysis in the social sciences. His current book project examines why contemporary radical right political parties have done well in some European states and not in others. His articles have appeared in Comparative Politics, German Politics and Society, Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, and Party Politics. Professor Art is Co-Convenor of the European Consortium for Political Research’s (ECPR) Standing Group on Extremism and Democracy.
For further information, please contact
Jeremy.Pressman at Uconn.edu
Alan R. Bennett Honors Professor