Events archive

African Studies Seminar
Robtel Pailey (University of Oxford)
20 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Robtel Pailey (University of Oxford) discusses how sedentarist and nomadic metaphyiscs affects citizenship claims for Liberia.
Latin American History Seminar
Claudia Agostoni, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
20 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Claudia Agostoni is a full-time researcher at the Instituto de Investigaciones Históricas at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Her principal fields of interest are the social history of... Read more
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Kenneth Morrison (De Montfort University)
19 October 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Sarajevo’s Holiday Inn on the Frontline of Politics and War charts the rich history of the city’s famous Holiday Inn hotel. Describing in detail the tumultuous events that took place within its walls... Read more
Will Smith (African Studies alumnus)
19 October 2016 - 12:45pm to 2:00pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
Upon graduating last year, African Studies alumnus Will Smith went out and single-handedly raised money to found a unique initiative, an academy in Monrovia, Liberia that drew young people into... Read more
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Gerald Knaus (European Stability Initiative)
19 October 2016 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Gerald Knaus (Austria) is ESI's founding chairman. After having studied in Oxford, Brussels and Bologna, he taught economics at university in Ukraine in 1993/94 and spent five years working for NGOs... Read more
18 October 2016 - 7:30pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
18 October 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Pembroke College (Pichette Auditorium), University of Oxford, St Aldates, Oxford, OX1 1DW
By kind invitation of the University of Oxford Islamic Society, Tariq Ramadan will present the first of a series of events on Islam and Liberation: In an era of imperialism, patriarchy, climate... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Alexandra Hiropoulos (Wits University)
18 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Alexandra Hiropoulos (Wits University) discusses xenophobic violence in this week's South Africa Discussion Group.
Latin American Centre Seminars
Kathy Hochstetler – London School of Economics
18 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Kathryn Hochstetler is Professor of International Development at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She has published widely on environmental politics and development finance in... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Patricia Clavin (Jesus College, Oxford)
18 October 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre
South Asia Seminar
Arie M. Dubnov (Haifa; George Washington)
18 October 2016 - 2:00pm
Did Jewish leaders and thinkers conceive Zionism as part of an “Eastern” – Asian and Semitic – cultural and national revival or as a Western importation and a colonial proxy? Why and when was it... Read more
SEESOX
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Franck Duvell (COMPASS, Oxford), David Madden (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Jamie Shea (NATO)
18 October 2016 - 10:15am
David lloyd Room, National Liberal Club
Abstract The key-note speech will be delivered after the seminar by Dr Jamie Shea, Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO, during the luncheon at the House of Lords... Read more
MEC Seminar
Please see the workshop programme.
18 October 2016 - 9:00am to 6:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College
17 October 2016 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Oxford-Colombia Special Series Documentary: Mujeres al frente (Women to the front) Lula Gómez will discuss her documentary Mujeres al frente (Women to the front), which will then be projected. The... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Juliette Cadiot (EHESS, Paris)
17 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre

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