Luuk van Middelaar is a political theorist and historian. The author of the prizewinning The Passage to Europe, he now publishes Alarums and Excursions (2019), a groundbreaking account of the Union’s crisis politics.

January 2019

How can Europe regain the hearts and minds? Conversation with Polish poet Adam Zagajewski and Belgian author David Van Reybrouck 19.01 The Hague (NL) 14:00 - 15:30 in cooperation with Festival Writers Unlimited venue: Theater aan het Spui - Zaal 2 Spui 187, 2511 BN Den Haag, Nederland
La Nuit des Idées Face au Présent Conversation 31.01 Antwerp (BE) 19:00 - 20:00 in cooperation with La Nuit des Idées venue: Café M HKA Leuvenstraat 32, 2000 Antwerpen

February 2019

Quand l’Europe improvise 07.02 Lille (FR) 16:00 - 18:00 venue: Université catholique de Lille (FR)
Quand l’Europe improvise conférence-débat 20.02 Paris (FR) 19:30 - 21:30 venue: Maison Heinrich Heine Cité internationale universitaire de Paris 27 C, Boulevard Jourdan F – 75014 Paris

March 2019

Alarums and Excursions: Book presentation Waterstones 14.03 Brussels 17:30 - 19:00 venue: Waterstones Boulevard Adolphe Max 71-75, 1000 Bruxelles
Salon du Livre de Paris Conversation avec l’ancien ministre Hubert Védrine — Quelle Europe voulons-nous? 17.03 Paris (FR) 12:00 - 13:00 venue: Salon du Livre Porte de Versailles - Pavillon 1 - Paris, France
Jean Monnet lecture European elections in times of crises: bring on the Opposition! 28.03 Maastricht (NL) 18:00 - 20:00 venue: Maastricht University Aula Minderbroedersberg 4-6

April 2019

Full Circle talk 02.04 Brussels (BE) 18:30 - 21:00 venue: Full Circle talk

May 2019

2019 EUSA International Biennial Conference “Information and Ideas on the European Union” 09.05 Denver (CO) 15:30 - 17:00 in cooperation with European Union Studies Association venue: Sheraton Denver Downtown 1550 Court Pl, Denver, CO 80202, Verenigde Staten