Events archive

Southeast Asia Seminar
Michael Buehler (SOAS)
18 February 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Deakin Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
Since the collapse of the authoritarian New Order regime in 1998, hundreds of Islamic laws have been adopted across Indonesia. Over the past years, scholars have examined both the causes and the... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Neilesh Bose (St. John's University)
17 February 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, Fourth Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
Chiang Wei-hua, Chang Jiho
12 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders' Building, St Antony's College
Converstation with Documentary Filmaker Chiang Wei-hua and Student leader Chang Jiho on Two Crucial Student Movements in Ma’s Presidency Introduction: Documentary filmmaker, Chiang Wei-hua, and a... Read more
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
Chiang Wei-hua, Chang Jiho
12 February 2015 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders' Building, St Antony's College
Conversation with Documentary Filmaker Chiang Wei-hua and Student leader Chang Jiho on Two Crucial Student Movements in Ma’s Presidency Introduction: Documentary filmmaker, Chiang Wei-hua, and 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
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
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
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
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
South Asia Seminar
Margaret Frenz (Oxford)
3 February 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College
South Asia Seminar
Sam Roddick (Founder of Coco de Mer), Dr Faisal Devji (Oxford), Dr Ma Khin Mar Mar Kyi (Oxford)
1 February 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
TS Eliot Lecture Theatre, Merton College
A premiere film screening sponsored by the Asian Circle and Oxford India Society To register please visit the eventbrite website . Procceds to Oxfam in India and to End Violence against Women
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
Professor Tsai Yuan-Lin (National Chengchi University)
29 January 2015 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Abstract: Although Taiwan and Palestine have no commonality in geographical, cultural, political respects, they have run a similar historical course from the pre-colonial through colonial to post-... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Daya Thussu (Westminister)
27 January 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College
South Asia Seminar
Justin Jones (Oxford)
20 January 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
6 January 2015 - 5:00am to 9 January 2015 - 6:00pm
Jnana-Pravaha Centre for Cultural Studies and Research, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
Benares, Bayly and the Making of World History Professor Sir Christopher Bayly is one of the most eminent historians of India and Empire today. Author of a dozen influential and path-breaking books,... Read more

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