Next Events : Winter 2022
April 19, 2022 – L’extrême droite à l’Élysée?
Although Emmanuel Macron remains the favorite, never has the National Rally candidate, Marine Le Pen, been so close to winning the presidential election. On the eve of the famous televised debate between the two rounds, the former president of the French Political Science Association sheds light on the main issues of the electoral campaign and evokes scenarios for the Elysée… and for France.
Nonna Mayer is director of research emeritus at the CNRS, attached to the Center for European Studies and Comparative Politics at Sciences Po. She was president of the French Political Science Association from 2005 to 2016. Her research focuses on the electoral dynamics of the RN and the populist radical right in Europe.
Moderator: Frédéric Mérand, Scientific Director of CÉRIUM.
This event is co-organized by CÉRIUM, CÉCD, the Canada Research Chair in Electoral Democracy and the Centre Jean-Monnet.
Tuesday, April 19, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (online). Registration required by clicking here
April 26, 2022 – French presidential election of 2022: what consequences on the national and international political scene?
On April 24, the second round of the French presidential election will take place, again pitting Emmanuel Macron against Marine Le Pen. The objective of this roundtable is to offer a first transatlantic analysis of this election and the results both on a number of national issues and on European and international questions: energy and climate; far right; future political majority; Franco-German relations; European politics; war in Ukraine, among others.
Laurie Beaudonnet (Jean Monnet Center of Montreal, University of Montreal) Miriam Hartlapp (Freie Universität Berlin) Bénédicte Laumond (University of Versailles / Marc Bloch Center) Gilles Lepesant (CNRS, Géographie-Cités / Centre Marc Bloch)
Moderator: Mathias Delori (Marc Bloch Center)
The round table will be held online (on zoom) the april 26 and will be in French from 11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. (Montreal time).
Participation is free. To obtain the zoom link, please register at firstname.lastname@example.org
This conference is a partnership between the Centre canadien d’études allemandes et européennes (CCÉAE) of the Université de Montréal, the Centre d’études et de recherches internationales de l’Université de Montréal (CÉRIUM), the Jean Monnet Center of Montreal (CJMM) of the Université de Montréal and the Centre Marc Bloch (CMB).
April 27, 2022 – JMCM research luncheons, Laurent Borzillo (Postdoctoral fellow at the Strategic Analysis Network) : The Franco-German brigade : Illustration of the obstacles for the deployment of a European military force
Laurent Borzillo, postdoctoral fellow at the Réseau d’Analyse Stratégique, will be present at our next Luncheons of the Jean Monnet Centre, on 27 April 2022 at 11:45. Specialising in security and military cooperation in Europe, It will explore the Franco German Brigade as an illustration of the obstacles to the deployment of a European military force.
To attend, come to the University of Montreal, Michel Fortmann room, 3744 Rue Jean-Brillant, 5th floor.
Register early before April 27 (space is limited!) by clicking on this link: bit.ly/LaurentBorzillo
April 28, 2022 – Simone Veil Talk : Toni Haastrup (University of Stirling)