Events archive

North American Studies Programme Special Event
Robert Pastor (Director, Center for North American Studies, American University)
22 May 2012 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Building on the ideas presented in his recent book of the same title (Oxford University Press, 2011), Professor Pastor will examine the forces that bind the continent together and the benefits to be... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Mónica Tapia Álvarez (Director of Alternativas y Capacidades, A. C. México)
21 May 2012 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk
The speaker will reflect on the role of Mexican civil society on a range of current challenges such as those of violence, human rights and education reform. Mónica studied at El Colegio de México,... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Amy Hinterberger (University of Oxford)
14 May 2012 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founder’s Building, St Antony's College
Since the sequencing of the human genome in 2003, biomedical genetics has been heralded as the key to eradicating diseases such as cancer and diabetes. Yet genetic science brings with it a host of... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Alan Taylor (University of California - Davis)
8 May 2012 - 5:00pm to 16 February 2015 - 5:30pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
In works such as American Colonies: The Settling of North America and his recent The Civil War of 1812: American Citizens, British Subjects, Irish Rebels, & Indian Allies. Professor Taylor looks... Read more