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Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
Shuh-mei Shih (University of California, Los Angleles)
15 June 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Syndicate Room, Old Main Building, St Antony's College
Abstract : “As the site of crossings of colonizers, settlers, merchants, and goods, island nations such as Taiwan have seen a rich confluence of cultures, where peoples and languages were either... Read more
Sumanta K Bhowmick (Independent Scholar)
15 June 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Deakin Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
Sumanta K Bhowmick is an independent scholar based in New Delhi and has a doctorate in English Literature. Fascinated by the city and its making as India’s capital, he has researched the history of... Read more
East Asia Seminar
Professor Thomas J. Christensen (William P Bosworth Professor of World Politics of Peace and War, Director of China and the World Programme, Princeton University)
11 June 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College **Please note the change in venue**
“Thomas Christensen has decoded the U.S.-China relationship with the analytical power of a leading scholar and the real-world lessons of a policymaker. The China Challenge is lucid, learned, and... Read more
Paul Irwin Crookes (University of Oxford), Jan Knoerich (King's Collge, London)
10 June 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Syndicate Room, Old Main Building, St Antony's College
Abstract : This presentation will explore three key questions connected to the role of high-technology in cross-Strait relations which intersect with each of the themes of security, economics and... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Lorraine Paterson (Visiting Scholar, Oxford Centre for Life Writing, Wolfson College)
10 June 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Deakin Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
Under French colonialism in Indochina, approximately ten thousand prisoners from Vietnam and Cambodia were deported to penal or exile sites within the wider French colonial world. From Gabon in... Read more
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
Dr Michelle Hsieh (Taiwan Academic Sinica)
9 June 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Syndicate Room, Old Main Building, St Antony's College
A distinctive feature of Taiwan’s post-war economic development was decentralized industrialization consisting of a system of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) clustered in a geographical locale... Read more
Asian Studies Seminar
Adil Sultan (International Institute for Strategic Studies)
9 June 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
The overt nuclearisation of South Asia in 1998 and the development of operational nuclear capabilities by both India and Pakistan helped restore the strategic balance between the two countries. The... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Suryakant Waghmore (Tata Institute of Social Science)
9 June 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
Southeast Asia Events in Oxford
Rudina Jasini (University of Oxford)
8 June 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Seminar Room G, Manor Road Building
Abstract With scholarship and practice in transitional justice ever evolving, the ECCC’s innovative approach to allowing victims of alleged atrocities to participate directly in proceedings as civil... Read more
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
7 June 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Won the 48th Golden Bell Awards Best Television Film Best Director Best Script Best Supporting Actor Best supporting actress in the 15th Taipei Film Festival. Wu Nong-guo, a long-time social activist... Read more
Dahrendorf Programme
Timothy Garton Ash, St. Antony’s College, Paul Betts, St. Antony’s College, Ian Brown, Oxford Internet Institute, Faisal Devji, St. Antony’s College, Leslie Dunton-Downer, 2014 fellow, American Academy in Berlin, Kristoffer Gansing, Artistic Director, transmediale, Berlin
5 June 2015 - 6:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre
Free Speech Debate and Asian Studies Centre Joint Panel
East Asia Seminar
Professor Wu Xinbo (Dean of the institute of International Studies and Director of the Center for American Studies, Fudan University)
3 June 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
Dr. WU is Professor and Executive Dean, Institute of International Studies, and Director at the Center for American Studies, Fudan University. He teaches and researches China’s foreign and security... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Kama Maclean (University of New South Wales, Australia)
2 June 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
This paper extends an argument explored in my book, A Revolutionary History of Interwar India (2015), focussing on the activities of the Hindustan Socialist Republican Army (HSRA); an organisation... Read more
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
31 May 2015 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
In November, 2008, the Chinese President of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits, Chen Yun-lin, visited Taiwan. It was a critical moment in history: this was the first official... Read more
Dr Shashi Tharoor
28 May 2015 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
Dr Shashi Tharoor is an author, politician, and former international civil servant, who has straddled several worlds of experience. he is currently a second-term Lok Sabha MP representing... Read more

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