Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Robert Service (St Antony's)
30 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Adam Bennett (St. Antony’s College), Robin McConnachie (Oxford Analytica; former senior Bank of England official)
30 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The first part of this presentation reviews the record, in a quantitative manner, of IMF programs in Southeastern Europe (not including Greece) over the past ten years. It also examines the evolving... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Andreas Rieck (Berlin)
1 December 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room
The Shias of Pakistan are the second largest Shia community worldwide after that of Iran, but in Pakistan they constitute only a minority of some 15 per cent. During the last decade they have been... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Malcolm Deas and Eduardo Posada Carbo
1 December 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Malcolm Deas: "Strange and surprising similarities between Colombian and English liberalism in the politics of the mid-nineteenth century" Eduardo Posada-Carbo: “Democracy and liberalism in Latin... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Christopher Bickerton (Queens College, University of Cambridge)
1 December 2015 - 5:00pm
ESC Seminar Room
ESC Core Seminar Series: Evolving Geographies of Power in Europe Unbounding of state-society relations
Jed Stevenson (UCL), Benedikt Kamski (Freiberg/Oxford), Christina Gabbert (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology)
1 December 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre
Latin American Centre Seminars
Aquiles Arrieta, Assistnat Magistrate at the Colombian Magistrate Court, Visiting Research at the Latin American Centre.
2 December 2015 - 2:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Alexandre Toumarkine, (Orient-Institut, Istanbul), Dilek Sarmış, (CETOBAC- EHESS, Paris), Aysuda Kölemen, (Kemerburgaz University, Istanbul), Till Luge (University of Pennsylvania and Orient-Institut, Istanbul), Andrew Hammond (St Antony’s College), Liana Saif (Oriental Institute, University of Oxford), Thiago Alves Pinto (St Peter’s College)
2 December 2015 - 2:00pm
Fellows’ Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
2.00pm Panel New Religions and Politics in Turkey Alexandre Toumarkine, (Orient-Institut, Istanbul): Marrying Kemalism and Spiritism: On the Reenchantement of Atatürk Dilek Sarmış, (CETOBAC- EHESS,... Read more
Euripides L. Evriviades (Cyprus High Commissioner to the UK)
2 December 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
ABSTRACT The accession of Cyprus to the EU in 2004, is the single most important strategic development in the country’s turbulent history since independence in 1960. It affirmed Cyprus’s place in... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Marina P. Temudo (CEF/ISA, University of Lisbon), Ramon Sarro (Oxford)
3 December 2015 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Daniel Ortega (CAF-Development Bank of Latin America); Adam Baird (Coventry University); Annette Idler (University of Oxford); Graham Denyer Willis (University of Cambridge)
3 December 2015 - 2:00pm
InvestCorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, Oxford
Programme: 2.00-3.30. Presentation of the report: Daniel Ortega, CAF-Development Bank of Latin America) 3.30-4.00 Coffee 4.00-6.00 Panel on: Crime, violence and security in Latin America Adam Baird (... Read more
Bogdan Chiritoiu (Romanian Competition Council), Emanuel Coman (Corpus Christi College, Oxford), Sorin Moisa (MEP, European Parliament), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College, Oxford) tbc, Laura Stefan (Expert Forum, Romania)
3 December 2015 - 4:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
PANEL DISCUSSION ABSTRACT Rule of law and effective government are highly dependent on the quality of the institutions created to enforce it. During EU accession negotiations, much effort was put... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Jorge Luengo, Leibniz Institute of European History, Mainz
3 December 2015 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Nissan Seminar
Philip Grover, (Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford)
4 December 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Meiji-Era Photographs in the Pitt Rivers Museum: An Overview of the Collections
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Ali Ansari (University of St Andrews)
4 December 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Middle East Centre Lecture Theatre, Investcorp Building