A Pandemic of Populists – webinar recording

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Speaker: Wojciech Sadurski

On 12 October 2022, this webinar saw one of the leaders of our research project, Wojciech Sadurski,* move to the speaker’s chair to discuss his book which was released in July, A Pandemic of Populists (Cambridge University Press, 2022).

For this occasion, our panel was guest panellist Assistant Professor Pola Cebulak, of the University of Amsterdam, with two of the leaders of our research project, Honorary Associate Professor Adam Czarnota and Professor Martin Krygier (both of the University of New South Wales).

The session was recorded and the archive edition is now available.^

The discussants take a tour of key themes from the book, then the international audience participated in the Q&A session (Q&A begins after about 1 hour).

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This talk was co-hosted by the CEU Democracy Institute with the Network for Interdisciplinary Studies of Law.

^Recording was advised to all participants. Views expressed herein are those of the authors/speakers and are not necessarily those of the Australian Government, the Australian Research Council, or the individual’s parent institution.

*Wojciech Sadurski holds the Challis Chair in Jurisprudence at the University of Sydney, and is Professor of the Centre for Europe at the University of Warsaw; he was formerly Professor and Head of Department of Law at the European University Institute in Florence. He regularly teaches, as visiting professor, all around the world, including at Yale and New York University. Professor Sadurski is the author of several books, most recently Poland’s Constitutional Breakdown (2019) and Constitutionalism and the Enlargement of Europe (2012). His research interests include legal theory, philosophy of law, liberal political philosophy and theory of justice, constitutional theory, comparative constitutionalism, and constitutionalism of Central and Eastern Europe.