Zhanibek Arynov is a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Graduate School of Public Policy, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan. He obtained a Ph.D. degree in International Relations from the University of St. Andrews, UK. Dr. Arynov’s research interests include Central Asian geopolitics, Kazakhstan’s foreign policy, EU-Central Asia relations, and international identity, image and perception studies. He is currently working on a project related to legitimacy and (de)legitimation of international organizations with a specific focus on the Eurasian Economic Union.
Luca Muscarà is associate professor of political geography at the University of Molise (Italy), and associate researcher at Pacte, Laboratoire de Sciences Sociales. He has been a visiting professor at UCLA, at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (Istanbul), and at Université Grenoble-Alpes. His research interests focus on the history of geographic thought. In particular, his work on the geography of Jean Gottmann has been internationally recognized.
Title: Jean Gottmann's Iconography of movement
Seminar on line
The Covid-19 pandemic has led governments all over the world to take unprecedented emergency measures. These measures and their results have had tremendous economic and social consequences, both at the national and the international levels.
Organised as a virtual roundtable, this BRICs seminar will be held in the following way: first, a 15 minutes presentation on each country, followed by 1-hour discussion, introduced by a general presentation by Pierre Salama – 10 minutes. In organizing this webinar, we pursue three main objectives: