Friday, November 6, 2020
Political Science Section of the German Association for American Studies
Panel III: The New Normal? International Relations under Trump
Panel Chair: Florian Böller?
Cornelia-Adriana Baciu (Johns Hopkins Univ.): Paradoxes of American Exceptionalism and Restraint. A Neo-Classical Realism Perspective
M.J. Packo (HU Berlin): The international implications of Anti-abortion rights narratives under the Trump administration
Ana-Constantina Frost (GSNAS): Whose Foreign Policy Is It Anyway? Studying Diaspora Politics in a Time of International Upheaval
Panel IV: Persisting Problems: Inequalities and Social Rights
Panel Chair: Aysuda Kölemen
Guido Rohmann (GSNAS): ‘Left behind' - A term we should leave behind?
Betsy Leimbigler (JFKI): Interactions between illiberalism and institutions: Economic and social rights in the U.S.
Laura Kettel (GSNAS): Contested Governance: The Federal Response to Homelessness in the United States
Panel V: Race and Public Policy
Panel Chair: Christian Lammert
Rachel Wetts (Brown University): Activating and Harnessing White Racial Prejudice in the 2020 US Election.
Aysuda Kölemen (BCB): Race as a Category in Evaluations of Deservingness and Undeservingness of Government Assistance.
Candis Smith (Penn State University): Who Stands a Chance? Disparate Worldviews on the Social Constructions of Vulnerable Populations.
Introduction: Boris Vormann
Keynote: Ruth Wilson Gilmore, CUNY Graduate Center