Category: Presentations

“Ein zweites Wyhl” or “Ein zweites Brokdorf”? Nonviolence and Violence in the Movement Against Nuclear Power, 1968-1981

Presented at the annual conference of the German Studies Association, Louisville, Kentucky, 23 September 2011. Abstract: In the history of the West German opposition to nuclear power, the first mass demonstrations in Wyhl (1975) and Brokdorf (1976) would seem to stand at opposite ends of the spectrum: whereas the occupation of the nuclear power plant…
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“A Revolution in Morestel?” The Opposition to Nuclear Energy in Provincial France, 1968-1981

Presented at the annual conference of the Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France, University of Stirling, Scotland, 2 September 2011.

“Radioactivity Doesn’t Stop at the Border and Neither Do We!” The Anti-Nuclear Movement along the Franco-German Border, 1968–1981

Presented at the Doktorandensommerschule/Ecole doctorale d’été “Grenzen und regionale Ströme/ Frontières et circulations régionales”, Europa-Universität Viadrina & Université Paris 1, Frankfurt an der Oder, Germany, 5 July 2011.

After 68: Transnational Activism in France and West Germany, 1968-1981

Presented at the postgraduate workshop of the German Historical Institute in London, 14 January 2011.

Constructing the Transnational Self: Activists at and across the Franco-German Border

Presented at workshop on ‘Ways of Constructing the Self’, Universität Bielefeld, Germany, 4 November 2010.

Wyhl versus Malville. Transnationalitäten einer deutsch-französischen Anti-Atomkraft-Bewegung

Presented at Jour fixe der Forschungsgruppe “Zivilgesellschaft, Citizenship und politische Mobilisierung in Europa”, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin, 8 July 2010.

Transnationality as Liability? The Anti-Nuclear Movement at Malville

Presented at “Transnationality of Social Movements” conference, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, 20 May 2010.

The Transnational within the Local: Protests against Nuclear Power in France and West Germany, 1972-1981

Presented at workshop on ‘Writing Europe into the World’, History faculty, University of Oxford, 15 May 2010.

La manifestation transnationale contre la centrale nucléaire de Creys-Malville

Presented at the séminaire de recherche “La manifestation” (Prof. Olivier Wieviorka), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, 18 February 2010.

Whose Personal, Whose Political? Outsiders in the Larzac and Wyhl Struggles

Presented at the workshop on ‘The Personal is Political’, Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge, 27 August 2009.