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Singapore-on-Thames: The Anglosphere and the Brexit Imaginary

Dr. Ben Wellings began his lecture by noting that contrary to the popular notion that Brexit was a popular revolt by those left behind from globalization, Brexit was an elite-led contingent project built on the idea of the Anglosphere, combined with popular grievances. Hence, he would like to delve into this idea of what is the Anglosphere that has been forced up the political agenda leading up to Brexit and where it cropped up in the 2016 referendum.

A copy of the event report can be downloaded HERE.

A copy of the slides can be downloaded HERE.