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Professor Laila Parsons (McGill University)
28 April 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Laila Parsons is a historian specializing in the modern Middle East. She received her D.Phil. from Oxford in 1996, and taught at Harvard and Yale before moving in 2004 to McGill University, where she... Read more
28 April 2017 - 9:00am to 18 June 2017 - 8:00pm
Investcorp Lower Gallery, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
OPEN IN TRINITY TERM MONDAY-FRIDAY 9am - 5pm Images from the Syrian Revolution by Maciej Moskwa Syria is plunged in war. A few months before the violence became prohibitively dangerous inside the... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Alice Wilson (University of Sussex)
25 April 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Alice Wilso n is a lecturer in social anthropology at the University of Sussex, UK. Her research interests span political and economic anthropology, with a particular interest in radical experiences... Read more
22 March 2017 - 9:30am
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Sponsors: Wenner-Gren Foundation and the University of Oxford (Middle East Centre, Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology and International Gender Studies Center). Geopolitical events such as... Read more
Maryam al-Khawaja , Nicholas McGeehan (Middle East Researcher, Human Rights Watch)
10 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
9 March 2017 - 9:30am to 5:45pm
The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's
Convenors: Ceren Lord and Hiroko Miyokawa The Middle East and North Africa region has been undergoing a series of major upheavals and transformation particularly in the wake of the regional uprisings... Read more
Rory McCarthy (Magdalen College, Oxford) , Fabio Merone (Ghent University)
3 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
MEC Seminar
Jessica Maya Marglin (University of Southern California)
2 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Abstract: Through the experiences of a single Jewish family, this lecture charts how the law helped Jews to integrate into Muslim society. Drawing on previously untapped documents in Hebrew, Arabic,... Read more
Nir Boms (Tel Aviv University), Matthieu Cimino (Oxford)
28 February 2017 - 5:00pm
The Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
This seminar is co-sponsored by the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies
MEC Seminar
Dr. Rafik Abdessalem (Former Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs)
27 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Caroline Tee (University of Cambridge), Cengiz Çandar (Al-Monitor) and Ceren Lord (Post-doctoral Research Officer in Middle East Studies, SIAS)
24 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Ezgi Başaran (St Antony’s College, Oxford University)
20 February 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows Dining Room, St Antony's College
Sudanese Seminar Series
Professor Munzoul Assal (Department of Sociology and Social Anthropology, University of Khartoum), Mr. Bona Malwal (Co-Founder of the Sudanese Programme), Professor Bukhari Al-Ja’ali (Professor of International Law, Al-Nilein University, Khartoum, Republic of Sudan), Dr Richard King (Chief Executive, Concordis International, International Dispute Resolution Centre, London), Mr. Wek Mamer Kuol (M.P., National Legislative Assembly and Deputy Chairman of the Joint Border Commission, Republic of South Sudan)
18 February 2017 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College
Nilüfer Göle (Professor of Sociology, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris) , Tariq Modood (Professor of Sociology, Politics and Public Policy, University of Bristol and founding Director, Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship)
17 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
About the speakers: Nilüfer Göle (born 1953) is a prominent Turkish sociologist and a leading authority on the political movement of today's educated, urbanized, religious Muslim women. From 1986 to... Read more
Eylem Atakav (Senior Lecturer in Film and Television Studies at the University of East Anglia)
13 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
The seminar will include a documentary film "Growing up Married" and following Q&A session. Growing Up Married is a documentary which focuses on the stories of child brides recollecting their... Read more

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