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Episode 28: The New Economic Governance,’ with Vanessa Bilancetti
November 15, 2020

Welcome to another episode of Fully Automated! - Today, we’re bringing you an interview with Dr. Vanessa Bilancetti, Lecturer in Political Sociology at UniNettuno University, in Rome. Vanessa is one of those rare scholars who can bring together Fo...

Episode 27: “Stay in Your Lane!” — Special Commentary Episode on the 2020 US Election, and the Puzzling Prevalence of the K-Hive in American Academia
November 11, 2020

This episode is coming to you on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, just a few days after the media called the 2020 US presidential election for Joe Biden. Its an unusual episode for this show, insofar as it doesn’t feature an interview (we have a great int...

Episode 26: The Dead Pundit Strikes Back, with Adam Proctor (Part II)
October 23, 2020

Greetings! Welcome to Part Two of Episode 26, where we continue our interview with Adam Proctor. As I noted last time, while this is a long interview, it was also a long overdue interview. There was so much good stuff to talk about,

Episode 26: Rise of the Dead Pundit, with Adam Proctor (Part I)
October 20, 2020

Hey everyone! Welcome to Episode 26 of Fully Automated… or, at least, Episode 26, Part One! - This is a super long overdue episode with a guest I have wanted to have on the show for a long time: Adam Proctor, the host of Dead Pundit's Society.

Episode 25: Cosmopolitan Dystopia, with Philip Cunliffe
August 03, 2020

Philip Cunliffe, excorcizing the demons of Cosmopolitan Dystopia Hello everyone! Welcome to Episode 25 of Fully Automated. This week we are joined by Dr Philip Cunliffe, Senior Lecturer in International Conflict at the University of Kent.

Episode 24: Foucault & Neoliberalism, with Magnus Paulsen Hansen
April 27, 2020

Hello, Fully Automated friends! For your coronavirus lockdown listening pleasure, we are today releasing a really special episode. Our guest is Dr. Magnus Paulsen Hansen, who is an Associate Professor at the Department of Social Sciences and Business,

Episode 23: Coronavirus, Catastrophe & Agamben, with Garnet Kindervater
March 19, 2020

This episode is about the biggest story of the decade so far, COVID-19, or the coronavirus. But its also an episode with someone I’ve been wanting to have on the show for a long time, Garnet Kindervater. - Before we get started,

Episode 22: Sinn Féin and the 2020 Irish election, with Colin Coulter
February 20, 2020

Today we are joined once again by Colin Coulter, of National University of Ireland, Maynooth. You might remember Colin from way back in Episode 8. That was like. 3 years ago! I didn’t even know I’d been doing this for three years! -

Episode 21: Morbid Symptoms on Brexit Day, with Owen Worth
February 06, 2020

This episode comes to you on February 6, 2020, just six days after so-called “Brexit Day.” That is, the day Britain legally departed from the European Union. In honor of this occasion, in this episode we talk to another returned guest, Owen Worth,

Episode 20: UK General Election with Lee Jones
January 04, 2020

Hello friends, and welcome to Episode 20 of Fully Automated, an Occupy IR Theory podcast. - Its January 4, 2020, and kicking off our fourth season of the show 2020 with two episodes on the recent elections in the UK. In this episode,