Events archive

MEC Seminar
David Tal (Sussex)
30 October 2018 - 2:15pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Jointly organised by The Middle East Centre & The Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA) Abour the seminar: In December 1962 President John F. Kennedy told Israel’s foreign minister,... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Professor Dr Didier Georgakakis (J. Monnet Chair, University Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne - European Centre for Sociology and Political Science)
30 October 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
European Civil Service in (Times of) Crisis: A Political Sociology of the Changing Power of Eurocrats. Much emphasis has been put on European crises, the difficulties that the EU’s largest and most... Read more
SEESOX
Anna Irene Baka (Scientific Associate, Greek National Commission for Human Rights (GNCHR)), Kostas Bakoyannis (Regional Governor of Central Greece), Dimitris Christopoulos (Professor of Comparative Politics, Panteion University), Pavlos Eleftheriadis (Professor of Public Law, University of Oxford), Alexander Kitroeff (Associate Professor of History, Haverford College), Kyriakos Pierrakakis (Head of Research DiaNEOsis), Kostas Poulakis (Secretary General, Ministry of Interior), Stavros Theodorakis (Leader of the political party To Potami)
29 October 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Main stage, Onassis Cultural Centre, Syngrou Avenue 107, Athens 117 45
Please register here 18:00-19:15: Diaspora and political participation 19:15-20:30: The vote of Greeks abroad The economic crisis that Greece is faced with since 2010 together with its multifaceted... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Peter Holquist (University of Pennsylvania)
29 October 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Seth Anziska (Mohamed S. Farsi-Polonsky Lecturer in Jewish-Muslim Relations, University College London)
26 October 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the book: Based on newly declassified international sources, Preventing Palestine charts the emergence of the Middle East peace process, including the establishment of a separate track to deal... Read more
Florence Bernault (SciencesPo)
25 October 2018 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Transactions: Revisiting How Domination Worked in Colonial Africa
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Dr Naysan Adlparvar (Yale University)
24 October 2018 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Dr Naysan Adlparvar is an Academic Visitor and Senior Member at St. Antony’s College. He holds a Postdoctoral Fellowship at Yale University’s Department of Anthropology. Naysan has... Read more
SEESOX
Ino Afentouli (NATO Public Diplomacy Division), Richard Caplan (Linacre College, Oxford), Lucas Kello (DPIR), Marilenna Koppa (Panteion University, Athens)
23 October 2018 - 7:00pm
Megaron Plus, Vass. Sophias & Kokkali, Athens 115 21
The international community is facing major security challenges: among others, the return of geopolitics; unprecedently high migration flows; climate change-induced security threats; and renewed... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Dr Konstantinos Kornetis (Santander Fellow, European Studies Centre, St Antony’s, Oxford)
23 October 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Photo credit: Susan Taylor Projections Onto the Past: Remembering Democratisation in Spain and Portugal. The almost simultaneous demise of the Estado Novo in Portugal (1933–1974) and the Francoist... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Homa Katouzian (Iran Heritage Foundation Research Fellow, St Antony's)
23 October 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the book : Khalil Maleki (1901-1969) was a selfless campaigner for democracy and social welfare in twentieth-century Iran. His was a unique approach to politics, prioritising the criticism of... Read more
MEC Seminar
Yakov Rabkin (Montreal)
23 October 2018 - 2:15pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Jointly organised by The Middle East Centre & The Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA) About the speaker: Yakov M. Rabkin is Professor of Contemporary History at the University of... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Diane Koenker (UCL-SSEES)
22 October 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Mujtaba Rahman (Eurasia Group, Europe)
22 October 2018 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Mujtaba (Mij) Rahman leads the firm's analysis on Europe, helping clients navigate elections, Brexit, EU-Turkey dynamics, bailout politics in Greece, European Central Bank politics and policy and EU... Read more
MEC Seminar
Zach Vertin (Princeton University)
20 October 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Joint event with Sudanese Programme, African Studies Centre and the Centre for International Studies. Light refreshments will be served betwen 4 and 5pm in the Buttery, Hilda Besse building at St... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
James Barr (King's College London)
19 October 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: Thanks to the now-infamous 1953 conspiracy to oust Iran’s prime minister, Mohammed Mosaddeq, the prevailing wisdom is that Britain and America colluded in the Middle East. In his talk James... Read more

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