In November 2019 Emily Gilbert, Professor at the University of Toronto cross-appointed between the Canadian Studies Program and Department of Geography & Planning, will be a visiting scholar to the Amsterdam Centre for European Studies (ACES) and research project FOLLOW (projectfollow.org).
During her stay multiple events will be organised. First she will join the Workshop 'Taking the Trouble' and participate at a public lecture at SPUI25 (TBA).
On November 5, from 14.00 – 16.30 Gilbert will host a workshop for early career researchers working on questions of sovereignty and territory. The workshop provides an opportunity for junior researchers to present their work, to receive feedback from prof. Gilbert and other colleagues, and to discuss possible questions or research challenges.
Biography Emily Gilbert
Emily Gilbert is a Professor at the University of Toronto cross-appointed between the Canadian Studies Program and Department of Geography & Planning. She has two main research projects which each address issues relating to territory, borders, security, and militaries. She is an associate editor of Security Dialogue, co-editor of the book ‘War, citizenship, territory’, and has published in several journals including Political Geography, Security Dialogue, and Environment and Planning D: Society and Space.