Events archive

MEC Seminar
Dr Homa Katouzian (Middle East Centre, St Antony’s College), Djavad Salehi-Isfahani (Professor of Economics at Virginia Tech and Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and Research Associate of the Dubai Initiative, Harvard Kennedy School)
12 March 2012 - 12:30pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
Investment in educating girls in developing countries is said to have the highest rate of return. In the last two decades, Iran has achieved considerable increase in the education of the country's... Read more
MEC Seminar
Mourid Barghouti (Palestinian writer and poet)
1 November 2011 - 1:00pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
MEC Seminar
Mohamed-Salah Omri, Michael Willis
30 October 2011 - 1:00pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
Sandwiches will be provided
MEC Seminar
George F. Kennan, Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University, and Professor Emeritus at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Professor Avishai Margalit
8 June 2011 - 6:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theater, St Antony's College
The following recording of the lecture is 57 minutes long has been posted online with the permission of Professor Margalit. Professor Margalit Lecture 8 Jun 2011 (mp3 file)
MEC Seminar
Dr Homa Katouzian
7 June 2011 - 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theater, St Antony's College
Followed by the screening of ‘From No. 37’, a recent documentary on Hedayat’s life by Sam Kadantari and Mohsen Shahrnazdar (film makers based in Tehran) Followed by a reception in the Middle East... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Nayef Al-Rodhan, Middle East Centre
7 June 2011 - 6:00pm
Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road
Published by Palgrave Macmillan Refreshments will be served Copies of the books will be on sale at this event All welcome
MEC Seminar
20 May 2011 - 11:45am
Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road
10.45am – 6.30pm St. Antony’s College, Oxford University Panels (Location – St. Antony’s College): 1) 11.00am – 1.00pm: Lebanese Political Parties and the Politics of Sectarianism 2) 2.30pm – 4.45pm... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Abdou Filali-Ansary
10 February 2011 - 1:00pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
Director of the Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, Aga Khan University in London Please note that start time is now 1 p.m. rather than 12.45 p.m. All welcome Sandwiches will be provided
MEC Seminar
Mr Erik Abild
7 February 2011 - 12:45pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
Erik Abild is the resident representative in Gaza of the Norwegian Aid Committee. He coordinates projects in the health sector in Gaza and the West Bank. He holds an MSc in Forced Migration from the... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Abdellatif Bencherifa (Governor Gharb Chrarda Beni Hssen Region and Kenitra Province, Morocco Former President, Moulay Ismail University, Meknes)
1 February 2011 - 12:45pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
Light lunch will be provided
MEC Seminar
19 January 2011 - 1:00pm
68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF, the Middle East Centre
MEC Seminar
Bayan al-Hout, Karma Nabulsi, Eugene Rogan, Avi Shlaim
29 November 2010 - 5:00pm
The Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road, Oxford
Panel discussion with Bayan al-Hout, Karma Nabulsi, Avi Shlaim, and Eugene Rogan To coincide with the launch of the translation of the memoirs of Shafiq al-Hout (Pluto Press, 2010) Co-sponsors: The... Read more
MEC Seminar
Nazila Ghanea (Oxford) , Marjaneh Halati (Omid Foundation UK), Soraya Tremayne (Oxford)
19 October 2010 - 7:30pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
A documentary film directed by Hamid Rahmanian and a panel discussion with Marjaneh Halati (Omid Foundation UK), Nazila Ghanea (Oxford) and Soraya Tremayne (Oxford) The screening will be from 1830... Read more
MEC Seminar
Raina Sacks Blankenhorn
30 September 2010 - 6:30pm
Dining Hall of St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF
The official website for the exhibition is online at http://www.threeviewsofoman.com/ The exhibition is also being shown in London on 9th May 2012. For further information please see Oman Exhibition... Read more
MEC Seminar
Patrick Seale
17 June 2010 - 6:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theater, St Antony's College
There will be a reception after the lecture

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