Political Theory Seminar - Second term 2019-2020

Political Theory Seminar - Second term 2019-2020

The Political Theory Seminar, organised by the Political Theory Research Group at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, aims to gather all researchers at UPF working on all fields of social and political theory.





13 February

Raül Digón (UB)

Lleis i cultura democràtica: Consideracions teòriques sobre la regulació de les polítiques públiques de memòria històrica a Catalunya, les Illes Balears i el País Valencià

26 March

Marc Sanjaume-Calvet (UPF)

Challenging the State with Ballot Boxes: the Political Uses of de facto Referendums of Independence

16 April

Lorenzo Vidal-Folch Duch (UAB)

Cities, sovereignty and tourist rental platforms

20 May

François Boucher (KU Leuven)

Plurinational federalism and distributive justice

10 June

Mar Rosàs Tosas (URL)

Politics and notions of the self in depression narratives


The PTRG Seminar will take place from 13 to 14.30 o’clock. All the sessions will be in room 24.100 (building Mercè Rodoreda; Ciutadella Campus).


Affiliation of the speakers:

  • Dr. Raül Digón: Adjunct professor at the Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science, Universitat de Barcelona (UB).


  • Dr. Marc Sanjaume-Calvet: Advisor and researcher at the Institut d’Estudis de l’Autogovern (IEA) and adjunct professor at the Department of Political and Social Sciences at Universitat Pompeu Fabra.


  • Lorenzo Vidal-Folch Duch: PhD researcher at the IGOP (Institut de Govern i Polítiques Públiques), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB).


  • Dr. François Boucher (KU Leuven): Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Research in Political Philosophy Leuven (RIPPLE), KU Leuven.


  • Dr. Mar Rosàs Tosas: Coordinator Researcher of the ‘Càtedra Ethos’ and professor in Ethics and Anthropology at the Department of Health Sciences at Universitat Ramon Llull. Member of the Derrida Group (Universitat de Barcelona) and the Research group PSITIC (Pedagogy, Society, Innovation and TIC) at Universitat Ramon Llull.


Imatge inicial





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ODS - Objetivos de desarrollo sostenible:

SDG - Sustainable Development Goals:

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