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09:15 to 16:30
End date
28 November 2014
Seminar Room 2, Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford, OX2 6UD
Friday, 28 November 2014 - 9:15am to 4:30pm


The Break-Up of Nations: The Constitutional Dimensions Using Ukraine as a Case Study

Roundtable discussion

In this inaugural event in the second phase of our programme on the social and political foundations of constitutions, a group of experts will discuss the constitutional implications of the ongoing political turmoil in Ukraine.


Denis Galligan, Professor of Socio-Legal Studies, University of Oxford
Bogdan Iancu, Professor of Political Science University of Bucharest
Daniel Smilov, Political Science Department, University of Sofia; and Programme Director, Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia
Volodymyr Venher, Lecturer, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla
Andrew Wilson, Reader in Ukrainian Studies, University College London

A programme for the day is available to download from the link on the right.
A lecture on the constitutional paradox of secession movements will be held the previous day to provoke thought around the ideas to be discussed.
For full details and to reserve your place at the lecture, please visit the event webpage: Holey Union: The Constitutional Paradox of Secession