Dr Huw Lewis

BA Prifysgol Cymru MA Prifysgol Cymru PhD Prifysgol Aberystwyth

Dr Huw Lewis

Senior Lecturer in International Politics

Department of International Politics

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Huw joined the Department of International Politics as a member of staff in September 2009. He previously studied at the department as an undergraduate and as a postgraduate. His doctoral research, which he completed in May 2009, focused on the normative dimension of efforts to revive minority languages.


Huw's research interests include: normative political theory; debates concerning multiculturalism and nationalism; language politics and Welsh politics.

Office Hours (Student Contact Times)

  • Monday 12:30-13:30
  • Thursday 13.30-14.30


Lewis, H & Royles, E 2022, Exploring the political origins of language policies. in W McLeod, R Dunbar, K Jones & J Walsh (eds), Language, Politics and Territory. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 19-37.
Lewis, H & Royles, E 2022, Towards a Million Welsh Speakers? Welsh Language Policy Post-devolution. in J Williams & E Aled (eds), The Impact of Devolution in Wales: Social Democracy with a Welsh Stripe?.
Lewis, H & McLeod, W 2021, Language Revitalisation and Social Transformation. Language and Globalization, Palgrave Macmillan.
Lewis, H & Royles, E 2021, Towards a million speakers? Language policy post-devolution. in A Eurig & J Williams (eds), The Impact of Welsh Devolution . Gwasg Prifysgol Cymru | University of Wales Press.
Royles, E & Lewis, H 2019, 'Language policy in multi-level systems: A historical institutionalist analysis', British Journal of Politics and International Relations, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 709-727. 10.1177/1369148119845341
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