Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Emma Widdis (Trinity College, Cambridge)
27 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Latin American History Seminar
Romy Sánchez, University of Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne, Jesús Sanjurjo, University of Leeds
27 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
University of Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris
Fourth François-Xavier Guerra Seminar – jointly organized with the Centre de reserche d’histoire de l’Amerique Latine at du monde ibérique (CRALMI), University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne – Please... Read more
Noa Landau (Editor-in-Chief at Haaretz English Edition)
27 November 2017 - 5:30pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Noa Landau is the editor Haaretz’s English edition, the paper’s incoming Diplomatic Correspondent, and formerly Head of the Haaretz News Department. Prior to Haaretz, Landau worked... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Kunal Sen (Manchester)
28 November 2017 - 2:00pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
India has historically performed badly in the World Bank’s Doing Business Indicators and a key objective of the current Indian government is about improving de jure rules around investment decisions... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Ulrike Weckel (Richard von Weizsacker Fellow, St Antony's College)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Latin American Centre Seminars
Luisa Feline Freier, Universidad del Pacífico (Peru)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
In recent years the UNHCR has hailed Latin America as the new avant-garde of generous refugee protection. Is there evidence for significant liberalization of refugee legislation in the region and how... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Nomfundo Ramalekana (University of Oxford) , Jason Brickhill (University of Oxford)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
His Excellency Koji Tsuruoka, Japanese Ambassador to the UK will give a talk entitled Japan and Brexit. Discussant: Sir Ivan Rogers, formerly Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the... Read more
Idil Osman (SOAS)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
Discussion & book launch for Media, Diaspora and the Somali Conflict .
Dr Sarah El-Richani (Centre for Lebanese Studies, St. Antony’s)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
The Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the author: Dr. Phil. Sarah El-Richani is visiting fellow at the Centre for Lebanese Studies, St. Antony’s College, University of Oxford and from January 2018, Assistant Professor at the... Read more
Tornike Koplatadze (UCL)
29 November 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Syndicate Room
This film, Nine Years of Displacement, deals with the aftermath of the Georgian-Russian War of 2008. It takes a close look at the Tserovani Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Settlement, and how... Read more
Anand Menon (King's College, London & Director UK in a changing Europe), Chris Morris (BBC Europe correspondent), Ian Dunt (Editor of, Geoff Evans (Nuffield College)
29 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Book debate and discussion
Julio Guzman
29 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Why Peru does not graduate: the elusive transition from growth to development Julio Guzman was a presidential candidate in 2016 whose candidacy was finally blocked owing to a technical deficiency... Read more
30 November 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
[Co-sponsored by the Centre for Lebanese Studies] Interest in social movements in the Arab World piqued following the so-called Arab Spring and heralded a series of publications, some of which... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Robert Leonardi (Director, Esoc-Lab Ltd, London, LUISS University, Rome)
30 November 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Light lunch provided Co-sponsored with the Italian Embassy