Queen’s University Association, London would be delighted if you would join us for our ‘Annual Lecture & President’s Summer Drinks’ at
Monday 19 June 2017 6.30pm-9.00pm
Lecture by Professor Richard English, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Internationalisation and Engagement, Queen’s University Belfast. The lecture will be on “Twenty-First-Century Terrorism: How Should We Respond?” and will be followed by a drinks reception and light finger buffet.
Tickets for the event can be purchased here
Sponsored by New Century
The QUAL Annual Lecture will be delivered by Richard English, Professor of Politics at Queen’s University Belfast, where he is also Distinguished Professorial Fellow in the Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice.
Professor English’s research focuses on the politics and history of nationalism, political violence, and terrorism, with a particular focus on Ireland and Britain. His books include Does Terrorism Work? A History (OUP, 2016), Modern War: A Very Short Introduction (OUP, 2013), Terrorism: How to Respond (OUP, 2009), Irish Freedom: The History of Nationalism in Ireland (Pan Macmillan, 2006), Armed Struggle: The History of the IRA (Pan Macmillan, 2003), Ernie O’Malley: IRA Intellectual (OUP, 1998), and Radicals and the Republic: Socialist Republicanism in the Irish Free State 1925-1937 (OUP, 1994). He is a Fellow of the British Academy, a Member of the Royal Irish Academy, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, an Honorary Fellow of Keble College Oxford, and an Honorary Professor at the University of St Andrews.
The lecture will be immediately followed by the President’s Summer Reception with drinks and light finger buffet available. All Queen’s University alumni, and their guests, are welcome to attend. QUAL is grateful to QUB alumnus, Col Tim Collins, whose company New Century has generously sponsored this event.