Secrecy Today: Two FPA Research Excellence Chair Events

Secrecy Today: Two FPA Research Excellence Chair Events

Categories: Lectures and Seminars, Panel Discussions | Intended for

Thursday, March 09, 2023 - Friday, March 10, 2023

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM | Add to calendar

2220 Richcraft Building

1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON

Contact Information

William Walters, 613.520.2777,


No registration required.



About this Event

Host Organization: Faculty of Public Affairs
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How does secrecy work in liberal democracies today? What does it mean for questions of justice, accountability and contestation? Please join us for these two events dedicated to exploring old and new forms of political secrecy. These events are organized by Professor William Walters, holder of the FPA Research Excellence Chair (2019-22).

At the Limit of Politics: Third Party Rule, Five Eyes and Oversight of the Secret Services
Didier Bigo (Sciences-Po, Paris, and Kings College London)
5.00 – 6.30 pm, reception to follow
2220-2224 Richcraft Hall

Secrecy, Invisibility, Ignorance Symposium
1.30 – 6.00 pm
2017 Dunton Tower
All are welcome

Didier Bigo (Sciences Po, Paris/Kings College London), Stéphane Lefebvre (Independent Scholar), Elspeth Guild (Queen Mary University of London / Radboud University), Pedro Rony Ribeiros (São Paolo), Elspeth Van Veeren (Bristol) (virtual), William Walters (Carleton), Christiane Wilke (Carleton), Helyeh Doutaghi (Carleton), Hijaab Yahya (Carleton).