Events archive

Nissan Seminar
Andrew Levidis (Cambridge University)
23 February 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Kishi Nobusuke and the Mobilization Empire: War and Conservatism 1918-1945
Latin American Centre Seminars
Ana Lourdes Suárez, Jimena Maccio (Catholic University of Argentina) and Séverine Deneulin (University of Bath)
23 February 2017 - 12:45pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
The presence of religion is widespread in Latin America’s informal settlements, from statutes of saints in the public space, to religious processions, to individual devotions. Informal settlements... Read more
Rafal Pankowski (Collegium Civitas, Warsaw), Rasmus Kleis Nielsen (Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford), Karolina Wigura (St Antony's College & University of Warsaw)
21 February 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Illustration by Adela Kaczmarek
South Africa Discussion Group
Rocco Zizzamia (University of Oxford)
21 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Rocco Zizzamia (University of Oxford) focuses on the middle class in South Africa in the last Hilary term seminar of the South Africa Discussion Group.
Baroness Margaret Prosser OBE (Labour Party, former deputy chair, EHRC), Baroness Sandip Verma (Conservative Party), Lord Ray Collins (former General Secretary, Labour Party)
21 February 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Investcorp Building Lecture Theatre, St Antony's
Week 6 (21st February) Political Parties, Diversity, and Inclusion Baroness Margaret Prosser OBE (Labour Party, former deputy chair, EHRC) Baroness Sandip Verma (Conservative Party) Lord Ray Collins... Read more
SEESOX
Seyla Benhabib (Cambridge and Yale), Othon Anastasakis (St Antony's College, Oxford), Ezgi Basaran (St Antony's College, Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College, Oxford)
21 February 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Seyla Benhabib is the Eugene Meyer Professor of Political Science and Philosophy at Yale University and was Director of the Program in Ethics, Politics and Economics (2002-2008). Professor Benhabib... Read more
South Asia Seminar
William Gould (Leeds)
21 February 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
There are two broad trends in historical scholarship on partition: On the one hand, older work traced high politics, and the ‘end-game’ of Empire. On the other, more recent and extensive histories... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Gijs de Vries (Visiting Academic 2013-16, St Antony’s College)
21 February 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series Light lunch provided
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Katja Yafimava (Oxford Institute of Energy Studies)
20 February 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Ezgi Başaran (St Antony’s College, Oxford University)
20 February 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows Dining Room, St Antony's College
Contemporary Islamic Studies Programme
Tariq Ramadan, Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies (St Antony's College, University of Oxford), Sharif Hasan al-Banna (Islamic Institute for Development & Research, IIDR)
18 February 2017 - 2:45pm to 19 February 2017 - 2:00pm
Rewley House, 1 Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JA
Overview This weekend residential course will explore the traditional basis of Islamic ethics and how we might apply some of the key elements of this understanding when considering how to approach... Read more
Sudanese Seminar Series
Professor Munzoul Assal (Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, University of Khartoum), Mr. Bona Malwal (Co-Founder of the Sudanese Programme), Professor Bukhari Al-Ja’ali (Professor of International Law, Al-Nilein University, Khartoum, Republic of Sudan), Dr Richard King (Chief Executive, Concordis International, International Dispute Resolution Centre, London), Mr. Wek Mamer Kuol (M.P., National Legislative Assembly and Deputy Chairman of the Joint Border Commission, Republic of South Sudan)
18 February 2017 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College
Nilüfer Göle (Professor of Sociology, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris) , Tariq Modood (Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy, University of Bristol and founding Director, Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship)
17 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
About the speakers: Nilüfer Göle (born 1953) is a prominent Turkish sociologist and a leading authority on the political movement of today's educated, urbanized, religious Muslim women. From 1986 to... Read more
Latin American Centre Seminars
Antonio Sergio Alfredo Guimaraes (University of Sao Paolo)
17 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Antonio Sérgio Alfredo Guimarães is Senior Professor, Department of Sociology, University of São Paulo and Simon Bolivar Professor of Latin American Studies at Cambridge University (2016/2017). He... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Adriaan Van Klinken, University of Leeds
16 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
In February 2016, a group of Nairobi-based artists under the name Art Attack released a music video titled Same Love . They described it as ‘a Kenyan song about same sex rights’, while at the same... Read more

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