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Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Laura Hornig (Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle)
21 November 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room
Drawing on ethnographic data gathered in Pathein, Myanmar, the paper investigates the moral underpinnings of responsibilities and hierarchies in small businesses, specifically the question of what... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Gerald McCarthy (ANU)
14 June 2017 - 4:00pm
Seminar Room B, Manor Road Building
Why are there so few advocates for state-mediated economic redistribution and social welfare in contemporary Myanmar (Burma)? Moving beyond a focus on the regime-led political transition since 2011,... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Elisa Oreglia (SOAS, London)
18 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Lecture Theatre, Dickson Poon Building, University of Oxford China Centre, St Hugh’s College
In recent years, small networks of traders have started to bring cheap, China-made smartphones to low- and middle-income consumers in the Global South. These traders inhabit the grey area between the... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Matthew J Walton (St Antony's)
7 February 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Room A, Manor Road Building
Democratic trends in Theravada Buddhist countries in South and Southeast Asia have shifted markedly in recent years, with Thailand once again coming under military rule while Myanmar has increased... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Honey Oo, Thiha Win Tin, Moe Htet Nay, Min Thawe Thit
11 November 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellow's Dining Room, St Antony's College
Four students leaders involved in recent Myanmar protests will discuss the dynamics of education reform and student activism in contemporary Myanmar. They all played a key role in the latest student... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
17 June 2016 - 11:30am to 5:00pm
Venue: Old Library, Lady Margaret Hall
Burma Academic Event, University of Oxford To coincide with Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s Birthday You are cordially invited to Burma Scholar Update with­ experts on the country, and provide for... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
15 February 2016 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Talbot Hall, Lady Margaret Hall
After winning a landslide victory in historic elections in Myanmar in November 2015, the National League for Democracy will form a new government on 1 April, cementing a remarkably smooth (to this... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Benedict Rogers, Tun Khin
12 May 2015 - 8:30pm to 10:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
The Rohingya people are Muslims who live in northern Rakhine, Myanmar. International media and human rights organizations have described them as one of the most persecuted minorities in the world.... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Kirsten McConnachie (Joyce Pearce Research Fellow, Refugee Studies Centre Oxford)
7 May 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Seminar Room D, Manor Road Building
Abstract: This talk considers two intersecting trends in forced migration – urbanisation of refugee populations, and a policy approach of securitization - as they relate to refugees from Myanmar in... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Hiroko Kawanami (Lancaster University)
2 February 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Dorman Centre, St. Peter's College
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Barnaby Philips (London)
10 January 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room 2, Oxford Department of International Relations, 3 Mansfield Road
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Dr. Matthew J. Walton (Oxford)
27 November 2014 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Stevenson Lecture Theatre, British Museum
Please see the following for the offical link to the talk: http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/events_calendar/event_detail.aspx?... Please see the following for further information on the exhibit... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Matthew J. Walton (Oxford)
19 November 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Gibson Building, Seminar Room 1, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Dr. Tiang San (Dr. Sa Sa)
12 November 2014 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Shulman Auditorium, Queen's College
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Kirsten McConnachie (Oxford)
29 October 2014 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Seminar Room 1, Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road

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