Conferences and Workshops



Panel at the Council of European Studies Conference, 21-25 June 2021. Conference Programme:



International Conference "Conflicts of sovereignty in the European Union" (SovEU) Université libre de Bruxelles, 18-19 May 2020 - postponed for November 18-19, 2020.

Who Rules? Conflicts of Sovereignty in a European Union in Crisis, Wiener-Anspach Early Scholars Workshop, November 26, 2020.

Conference Presentation "“Enemies of the People”? Diverging Discourses of Sovereignty in media coverage of Brexit", ECPR General Conference, August 25, 2020.


Conflicts of sovereignty in a European Union in Crisis, University of Cambridge, Queens College, December 16, 2019.

Symposium on “Conflicts of sovereignty in the European Union”

Conveners: Nathalie Brack, Ramona Coman, Amandine Crespy - Université libre de Bruxelles Council for European Studies, Madrid, 20-22 June 2019 (Full programme of the symposium in the attachment):


  • Amandine Crespy and Stella Ladi, “In the name of "the people"? Popular Sovereignty and the 2015 Greek referendum”

  • Arthur Borriello and Nathalie Brack, “We, the sovereign people » : Populist parties and sovereignty in the context of the migration and economic crises”

  • Ramona Coman, “Defending ‘illiberalism’ in the name of sovereignty and common values: an analysis of the discursive strategies of conservative and/or right-wing governments and government coalitions in Central Europe”

  • Christopher Bickerton, “From popular to pooled sovereignty, and back again ? Competing logics of rule in the United Kingdom’s membership and exit of the European Union”


Conference Presentation “Transatlantic Trade and the City: Conflicts of Sovereignty in the EU-wide Mobilisation Against TTIP and CETA”,, ECPR General Conference, Wrozlaw, September, 2020.