Thie evening talk at Deutsches Haus at NYU will focus on the role of Parliaments in European foreign policy.


On Friday, Nov. 6, at 6 p.m., Deutsches Haus at New York University and the NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies will present Futures of the European Union, featuring a lecture by Dr. Kolja Raube on "The Role of Parliaments in European Foreign Policy." The event – at Deutsches Haus, located at 42 Washington Mews, New York, N.Y. – will be moderated by Professor Christine Landfried and is part of the Max Weber Guest Lectures 2015.

Kolja Raube is a lecturer and program coordinator of the Master of European Studies: Transnational and Global Perspectives at the University of Leuven in Belgium. He is also a senior researcher at the Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies. As a member of the Jean Monnet Research networks, he contributes to European Union Foreign Policy Research and Education (ANTERO) and Interparliamentary Cooperation in the European Union’s External Action—Parliamentary Scrutiny and Diplomacy in the European Union and Beyond (PACO). His main research field is the foreign policy of the European Union. He is co-editor of Difference and Democracy: Exploring Potentials in Europe and Beyond (2011), as well as the author of Die Verfassungsaussenpolitik der Europäischen Union (2007). Kolja Raube has published numerous articles on European foreign policy and the role of parliaments in the foreign policy of the European Union.

Christine Landfried is the Max Weber Professor at NYU.

Events at Deutsches Haus are free of charge. If you would like to attend this event, please send us an email to Space at Deutsches Haus is limited; please arrive ten minutes prior to the event.

"Futures of the European Union" is a DAAD-sponsored event.

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