Events archive

POMP Seminar Series
Wojciech Konończuk, Centre for Eastern Studies, Warsaw
21 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The Maidan was a second attempt of the Ukrainian society to put the country on a path of modernisation. Russia’s unexpected response to Ukraine’s revolution led to the most serious crisis in Europe... Read more
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Dr Ursula Philips (Honorary Research Associate of UCL SSEES), Dr Magdalena Heydel (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
25 November 2015 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
The Seminar Room (Third Floor), Radcliffe Humanities Building (TORCH), Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6AD
Zofia Nałkowska (1884-1954) and Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) lived in the same period but at opposite ends of Europe in very different political and cultural circumstances. Both were prominent writers... Read more
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Prof. Johannes Zachhuber (Trinity College, Oxford University)
19 November 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Warsaw University, Poland
The three institutions: Warsaw University, Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna and Programme on Modern Poland (St Antony's College) have decided to organize a yearly seminar commemorating the... Read more
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Prof. Michael Fleming (Polish University Abroad, London)
2 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
St. Antony's College, European Studies Center, 70 Woodstock Road, OX2 6HR
Prof. Michael Fleming has been awarded with the Kulczycki Book Prize in Polish Studies in 2015. http://aseees.org/programs/aseees-prizes/kulczycki-book-prize-polish-studies His important new book... Read more
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Prof. Jan Zielonka (St. Antony’s College, Oxford University), Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College London), Jacek Zakowski (Journalist and columnist for the weekly ‘Polityka’ and the daily ‘Gazeta Wyborcza’, chair journalism dept. Collegium Civitas, Poland), Boguslaw Chrabota (Editor-In-Chief of Rzeczpospolita daily, Poland)
28 October 2015 - 5:00pm
St. Antony's College, European Studies Center, 70 Woodstock Road, OX2 6HR
As Poland goes into parliamentary elections on the 25th of October 2015, our panel of experts, which include distinguished political commentators and scholars, will meet three days later to offer the... Read more
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Tadeusz Dabrowski (poet)
12 July 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Albion Beatnik Bookshop, 34 Walton Street, Oxford
A lively conversation between acclaimed Polish poet Tadeusz Dabrowski, whose Black Square is his first collection published in English, and his translator Antonia Lloyd-Jones . It will shed light on... Read more
POMP Core Events
Seventeen doctoral candidates and early career researchers from European and American universities
11 June 2015 - 11:00am to 12 June 2015 - 4:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
For two days, eighteen doctoral candidates and early career researchers from European and American universities will present their original research in Polish studies. Crafted around the notions of... Read more
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Tomasz Różycki (Polish poet)
5 June 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Lecture theatre, Radcliffe Humanities Building
Conversation with one of the most remarkable Polish poets Tomasz Różycki about his work and its translations into English led by Anna Ready from Oxford University Press. Różycki, 45, is the author of... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Prof. Leszek Jesien (Institute of International Relations and Sustainable Development, Collegium Civitas University, Warsaw), Dr Michał Kurtyka (University of Warsaw)
28 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
POMP Seminar Series
Prof. Piotr Kosicki (University of Maryland)
11 May 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
The 20th century brought a range of political projects charting a “third way” between liberalism and communism. Largely unexamined, however, were various European Catholics’ attempts to make Catholic... Read more
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Veselin Vačkov (Journalist with Lidové noviny, Prague)
7 May 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, 70 Woodstock Road
Veselin Vačkov, Ph.D. is a Bulgarian-born Czech journalist, currently the director of the oldest Czech daily newspaper Lidové noviny. Between 2000 and 2009, he was the paper’s editor-in-chief.... Read more
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Adam Szostkiewicz (Polityka weekly newsmagazine)
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Adam Szostkiewicz is a Polish author, commentator on religion and politics, journalist and translator. He studied Polish language and literature in the early seventies at Jagiellonian University. He... Read more
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Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College)
9 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Dr Anna Gwiazda will examine the quality of democracy in Poland from the collapse of communism in 1989 up to the 2011 parliamentary election. Drawing on democratic theory and comparative politics,... Read more
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Prof. Dariusz Gawin (Warsaw Uprising Museum)
2 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Prof. Dariusz Gawin (1964), historian of ideas, publicist. Head of the Civil Society Department at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw). Deputy Director of... Read more
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Dr Adam Bodnar
16 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, 70 Woodstock Road.
Dr Adam Bodnar is vice-president of the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights in Poland. He received his PhD in law from the University of Warsaw in 2006. He is an associate professor in the Faculty... Read more

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