Events archive

North American Studies Seminar Series
Pekka Hämäläinen (University of Oxford)
24 May 2013 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Pavilion Combined Room, Gateway Buildings, St Antony’s College
Pekka Hämäläinen, Rhodes Professor of American History, specialises in early and nineteenth century American history and has particular interest in Native American, environmental, and borderlands... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Professor Ryan Hendrickson (Eastern Illinois University)
16 May 2013 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk
This presentation will examine how the War Powers Act has affected the foreign policies pursued by eight US presidents since its passage in 1973. The law, passed in the wake of the Vietnam War, was... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Ellen Quigley (University of Cambridge)
7 May 2013 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Pavilion North Room, Gateway Buildings, St Antony’s College
As it is told in the media today, the story of Canada's resilience in the face of the 2007-2009 financial crisis and its aftermath is one of smart regulation in the context of a liberalised financial... Read more