Events archive

South Africa Discussion Group
Samantha Vice
10 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Deakin Room, St Antony's College
How Do I Live In This Strange Place? Journal of Social Philosophy 41(3), 2010, pp. 324-242. (In 2010 South African philosopher Samantha Vice published a provocative essay on the ethics of being a... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Farzana Shaikh (Chatham House)
10 February 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College
POMP Seminar Series
Prof. Anna White (University College London School of Slavonic and East European Studies)
9 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Anne White is the author of Polish Families and Migration since EU Accession (Bristol: Policy Press 2011). Her articles on Polish migration include ‘Polish Return and Double Return Migration’, Europe... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Dr David Howard (Oxford)
9 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
David Howard is a Fellow of Kellogg College and a University Lecturer in Sustainable Urban Development. In this seminar, Dr Howard will consider the interconnections between urbanism and socially... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Juliane Fürst (Bristol)
9 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
This is an advanced seminar series supported by MC REES, the Faculty of History and the Harry Shukman Seminar Fund (created in Harry's memory by Fay and Geoffrey Elliott). All are welcome.
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
Professor John MacInnes (University of Edinburgh)
6 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, Fourth Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Abstract: Sociologists and other students of nationalism have become keen, even obsessive, students of national identity. However, as Brubaker and others have pointed out, the concept of identity,... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Christian Berger (Director for North Africa, Middle East, Arabian Peninsula, Iran and Iraq, EEAS, Brussels)
6 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College,62 Woodstock Rd, OX2 6JF
MIDDLE EAST CENTRE FRIDAY SEMINAR SERIES: The state of Egypt, the State of Palestine Christian Berger holds the position of Director for North Africa, Middle East, Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and Iran at... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Arghya Sengupta (Research Director, Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy)
6 February 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College
In one of the most landmark developments pertaining to the judiciary in India, the President of India assented to the setting up of a National Judicial Appointments Commission on 31 December, 2014.... Read more
POMP Core Events
Prof. Dariusz Stola
5 February 2015 - 8:15pm to 10:00pm
The Pichette Auditorium, Pembroke College
Prof Dariusz Stola is going to hold a presentation: “Poles, Jews and History: An Introduction to POLIN – Museum of the History of Polish Jews”.
African Studies Seminar
Dr Jonny Steinberg (Oxford), Martin Meredith
5 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion - St. Antony’s College
Jonny Steinberg in conversation with Martin Meredith about Jonny's new book on migration and xenophobia
South Asia Seminar
Elleke Boehmer (Oxford), Peter D. McDonald (Oxford)
5 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College
From the widely acclaimed writer, a beguiling new novel, at once wistful and ribald, about a day in the life of two Indian men in London--a university student and his bachelor uncle--each coping in... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Professor Midori Okabe, Sophia University
5 February 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Is Japan a Closed Society of Immigration? - Issues on International Migration and Territoriality in Japan
POMP Core Events
Prof. Dariusz Stola
4 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The speaker will be Prof Dariusz Stola, Director of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, who is going to give a talk: "One century, three Polands: the Second Republic, People’s Poland, and the... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Dominik Müller (Goethe-University, Oxford)
4 February 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Deakin Room, Founders' Building, St Antony's College
Brunei Darussalam is the only Southeast Asian country that has unambiguously defined itself as an “Islamic State” since Independence. In the absence of democratic institutions or an influential civil... Read more
SEESOX
John Farnell (EU-Asia Centre, Brussels); Rana Mitter (St Cross College, Oxford)
4 February 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre
Seminar Series: Global South East Europe in a multi-polar world Since the collapse of communism, South East Europe has been approached in the context of its European vocation and its integration with... Read more

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