Events archive

Latin American Centre Seminars
Antonio Sergio Alfredo Guimaraes (University of Sao Paolo)
17 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Antonio Sérgio Alfredo Guimarães is Senior Professor, Department of Sociology, University of São Paulo and Simon Bolivar Professor of Latin American Studies at Cambridge University (2016/2017). He... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Adriaan Van Klinken, University of Leeds
16 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
In February 2016, a group of Nairobi-based artists under the name Art Attack released a music video titled Same Love . They described it as ‘a Kenyan song about same sex rights’, while at the same... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Matías Braun, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile, and the Latin American Centre
16 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Matias Braun Professor of Economics and Finance at the Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez in Chile and Visiting Fellow at the Latin American Centre in Oxford. He received his B.A. in Business and Economics in... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Konrad Lawson (St Andrew’s University)
16 February 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Uniting the World after Defeat: World Federalism in Early Post-war Japan
SEESOX
Manolis Pratsinakis (University of Macedonia)
16 February 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
In a 1981 article Kubat and Hoffmann-Nowotny inverted an underlying assumption in most migration theories, namely the belief that people are essentially sedentary. Claiming that people are mobile by... Read more
SEESOX
Merih Angin (Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford), Saliha Metinsoy (Wadham College, Oxford), Alex Kentikelenis (Trinity College, Oxford)
15 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series The rise of illiberalism in South East Europe The current European crises appear to have facilitated the (re-)emergence of illiberalism as a viable alternative for political... Read more
Marek Belka (former Prime Minister of Poland), Jerzy Osiatynski (former Finance Minister of Poland), Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College)
14 February 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Poland’s model of economic transformation has been a subject of controversy since the launch of the first free market reforms in 1988 and 1989. Especially harsh criticism was levied on the author of... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Colin Bundy (University of Oxford)
14 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
The South Africa Discussion Group are delighted to welcome back Colin Bundy for the seminar 'History, biography - and how do you solve a problem like Mandela?'.
South Asia Seminar
14 February 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room
Saffron, Students, Sangh: Hindu Nationalist Bases in New Delhi Debasmita Boral, St Antony’s College Liberal Democracy and Hindu Nationalism: Two Sides of the Same Coin? Saarang Narayan, St Antony’s... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
John Farnell (Former EU Fellow, Academic Visitor, St Antony’s College)
14 February 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series With a light lunch provided
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
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Mark Yallop (FICC Markets Standards Board)
13 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Transcript of talk Individuals have been manipulating wholesale financial markets since at least the time of the Napoleonic War. The law courts are cluttered with repeated examples of abuse, which... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Chris Davis (Wolfson)
13 February 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Southeast Asia Seminar
Matthew J Walton (St Antony's)
13 February 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room
In Buddhism, Politics and Political Thought in Myanmar , the first book to provide a broad overview of the ways in which Buddhist ideas have influenced political thinking and politics in Myanmar,... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Sothy Tep (MP, Kingdom of Cambodia; Foreign Service Programme, University of Oxford)
13 February 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
It’s the most dangerous country you’ll ever visit, because you’ll fall in love with it…and then it will break your heart – Joseph Mussomeli, former US Ambassador to Cambodia Sothy Tep, Member of... Read more

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