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Speaking & Lectures

Miller-Idriss regularly speaks across the U.S. and globally to audiences of academics and policymakers about extremism, radicalism, and a range of issues related to the global university and the internationalization of knowledge. A list of recent keynote and invited lectures is here.

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The Extreme Gone Mainstream

Upcoming Speaking Schedule

November 14, 2019

The Extreme Gone Mainstream

Book talk co-hosted by Harvard University and Northeastern University

Miller-Idriss will give a book talk co-hosted by Harvard University's Center for European Studies Seminar on Social Inclusion and Exclusion and Northeastern University at 4:30, November 14 in Cambridge

December 10, 2019

Symbols, Codes, and Gestures in Far Right Extremism

Europol Right-Wing Extremism Workshop in The Hague, the Netherlands

For the European Counter Terrorism Centre (ECTC) at Europol,'s Annual Review Meeting, Dr. Miller-Idriss will speak on developments in the range of symbols, codes and gestures used in far right extremist scenes.

January 03, 2020

Selling Hate, Marketing Extremism: Trends in German and US Far Right Scenes

Panel: The Nazi Legacy in the Trump Era: Research, Pedagogy and Public Engagement

Dr. Miller-Idriss will speak as part of a panel at the American Historical Association conference in New York City

March 18, 2020

Youth, Gender, Nationalism and Populism

Keynote at the University of Antwerp, Belgium, conference on Gender, Conflict, Citizenship and Belonging

Miller-Idriss will keynote this two-day interdisciplinary academic conference on gender, conflict, citizenship and belonging at the University of Antwerp, Belgium

May 29,

Far Right Activism in Germany and the Mainstreaming of Right-Wing Ideology in European Politics

Remarks for the conference "An Illiberal Era? Reflections on Contemporary Political Culture in the US and the World"

Miller-Idriss will speak at this conference organized by the University of Virginia's Governing America in a Global Era (GAGE) program.

August 08, 2020

Post-Democratic Participation and Inequality. Invited speaker on American Sociological Association thematic session panel, San Francisco, August 2020.

Miller-Idriss is an speaker for a thematic session panel at the American Sociological Association's annual meeting in San Francisco