International seminar on extremist narratives
The international seminar Inside Extremist Narratives organised by the CEDID as part of the ARENAS project (Analysis of and Response to Extremist Narratives) and funded by the EU's Horizon Europe programme, will take place on 24 November at the conference hall (Sala d’Actes) of the Faculty of Arts & Humanities. The seminar will also be streamed live here.
Moderated by Steven Forti, lecturer in the Department of Modern and early Modern History at the UAB, speakers will include Ana Yara Postigo, in representation of the Hienrich-Heine Universität Düsseldorf; Simo Määttä and Katalin Miklóssy in representation of the University of Helsinki, and, Jure Gasparic, member of the Institute of Contemporary History of Ljubljana.
The main objective of this seminar is to develop a cross-disciplinary and transnational analysis of extremist narratives. The event will allow participants to reflect on the following questions: What are extremist narratives? How can we define them? How do they spread?