Events archive

Julie Archambault (Concordia), Ramon Sarró (Oxford)
30 May 2017 - 12:45pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
We are delighted to welcome Julie Archambault (Concordia University) to discuss her new book Mobile Secrets: Youth, Intimacy and the Politics of Pretense in Mozambique in conversation with Ramon... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Claire Knight (Max Hayward Fellow, St Antony's)
29 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
From 1942 to 1945, Joseph Stalin disappeared from Soviet visual culture. There was, after all, an inherent risk in linking the image of Stalin with the calls to defend, protect and liberate that... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Zep Kalb (Oriental Institute)
29 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Iran and the wider Middle East are often blamed for harbouring patriarchal labour markets that inhibit women from exiting the household and taking up independent employment opportunities. This paper... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Rolando de la Guardia, Visiting Fellow, Latin American Centre
25 May 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rolando de la Guardia completed his PhD at University College London and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Latin American Centre in Oxford. Before coming to the Latin American Centre, he worked... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Zoe Cormack (Oxford)
25 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College, Oxford
25 May 2017 - 1:30pm to 26 May 2017 - 5:30pm
European Studies Centre
Justice Dikgang Moseneke (South African Constitutional Court)
24 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College, Oxford
Co-hosted by the African Studies Centre, The Bonavero Institute for Human Rights and the Oxford Human Rights Hub. Justice Dikgang Moseneke ended his term as Deputy Chief Justice on South Africa’s... Read more
SEESOX Annual Lecture
Ivan Krastev (Centre for Liberal Strategies, Bulgaria)
24 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Ivan Krastev is a political scientist, the Chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia, permanent fellow at the IWM, Institute of Human Sciences in Vienna and 2013-14 Richard von... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Renato Cruz De Castro (De La Salle University)
24 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
From 2010 to 2016, then President, Benigno Aquino balanced China’s expansive maritime claim in the South China Sea. President Aquino challenged China by shifting the Armed Forces of the Philippines... Read more
Mme Silvie-Agnes Bermann (French Ambassador)
23 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
'The Warden's Seminar' , co-sponsored by the European Studies Centre. Mme Silvie-Agnes Bermann and Robert Gildea will both speak on "France and the World in 2017". Mms Silvie-Agnes Bermann is the... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Jason Robinson (Oxford Analytica)
23 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th floor Gateway Building, St Antony's College, Oxford
South Asia Seminar
Hayden J. Bellenoit (US Naval Academy)
23 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
The transition to colonialism in South Asian history has been a vibrant and hotly contested part of India’s history. The role of scribes as historical actors of change in India’s history has only... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Daniel Susskind (Balliol College, Oxford)
22 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract This seminar will explore how technology is affecting the labour market. Recently there has been a renewed interest in this question. Advances in technology have been great. Over the last... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Rachel Applebaum (Tufts University)
22 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
During the Cold War, the Soviet Union and its satellite state of Czechoslovakia were entwined in a far-reaching "friendship project," which significantly impacted cultural and social life in both... Read more
Nissan Seminar
19 May 2017 - 3:00pm to 6:30pm
15.00: Tea and coffee in the Foyer of the Nissan Institute 15.30: The View from the Nissan Institute - A Retrospective History of the Series : Arthur Stockwin 16.00: The view from Routledge :... Read more