Events archive

Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Avi Shlaim (Emeritus Fellow, Middle East Centre), Richard Makepeace (Registrar, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies)
19 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
17 February 2016 - 7:30pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Week theme: Narrating the Iranian Underground No One Knows About Persian Cats (2010; 102 minutes) – Bahman Ghobadi This semi-documentary follows a group of twenty-something Iranian indie-rock... Read more
MEC Seminar
Sir Adam Roberts (Emeritus Professor of International Relations, Oxford University), Dr Michael Willis (HM King Mohammed VI Fellow in Moroccan and Mediterranean Studies, Middle East Centre), Rory McCarthy (DPhil candidate, Oxford University), Professor Timothy Garton Ash (Professor of European Studies, European Studies Centre)
16 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
The Sudanese Programme [Sponsored by the Middle East Centre and African Studies Centre]
13 February 2016 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Adeel Malik (Globe Fellow, Islamic Centre Lecturer in the Economies of Muslim Societies)
12 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
MEC Seminar
The Rt Hon Sir Alan Duncan MP, The Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Philip Lee MP, Charlotte Leslie MP, Kwasi Kwarteng MP, Julian Brazier MP, Richard Bacon MP
11 February 2016 - 5:30pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
10 February 2016 - 7:30pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
Week theme: Apathy, Stagnation and Numbness in Post-War Lebanon Stable Unstable (2014; 87 minutes) - Mahmoud Hojeij "It is December 31 in Beirut, seven people are visiting their psychologist,... Read more
MEC Seminar
Habib Battah (Research fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism)
10 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
MEC Seminar
Dr Seth Anziska (Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, UCL)
9 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
This event is jointly organised with the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies.
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Walter Armbrust (Middle East Centre Albert Hourani Fellow)
5 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
3 February 2016 - 7:30pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Week theme: The Absurd and the Israel-Palestine Conflict The Time That Remains (2011; 1:49 minutes) – Elia Suleiman Like most of Elia Suleiman’s films, The Time That Remains plays with humour and... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Sophie Chamas (DPhil candidate in Oriental Studies)
3 February 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Mohammad Talib (Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Fellow, Islamic Centre Lecturer in the Anthropology of Muslim Societies)
29 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
27 January 2016 - 7:30pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Week theme: Displacement and Migration Bashu, the Little Stranger (1990; 2:01) – Bahram Beyzai Considered a masterpiece of post-revolutionary Iranian film, Bashu is set during the Iran-Iraq war,... Read more
Dr HA Hellyer (Atlantic Council, Washington DC and the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), London)
25 January 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium

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