About & Contact


Theory Talks is an interactive forum for discussion of debates in International Relations with an emphasis of the underlying theoretical issues. By frequently inviting cutting-edge specialists in the field to elucidate their work and to explain current developments both in IR theory and real-world politics, Theory Talks aims to offer both scholars and students a comprehensive view of the field and its most important protagonists.

We invite you to react and leave any kind of comment, question or suggestion – the invitees frequently respond to comments and welcome any contribution to ongoing debate. Learn how you can participate on the page ‘You Talk!’. Theory Talks welcomes any kind of suggestions, comments or questions. Also drop us a message if we should add you to the mailing list.

The Theory Talks Team


  • Peer Schouten (contact him here; read an interview with Peer by the International Relations and Security Network (ISN) here)


Language editor:

  • Hannah Dunham (contact her here)

Other information

Theory Talks is an ISN Partner and registered as an open-source journal under ISSN 2001-4732 and licensed under a Creative Commons license

Theory Talks warmly welcomes suggestions for improvement and cooperative efforts to spread International Relations theory free of charge. 

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Review material can be sent to:

Theory Talks, Peer Schouten, Danish Institute for International Studies, Østbanegade 117, 2100, Copenhagen (Denmark)