Events archive

Southeast Asia Seminar
Farouk Yahya (Ashmolean)
17 January 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Deakin Room, Founder’s Building, St Antony's College
The naga is a deified serpent that is a major part of the belief system of many South and Southeast Asian cultures. It is a chthonic creature, and is very strongly associated with rain and water. In... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Baroness Simone Finn, Lord Jon Mendelsohn , Lord Norman Lamont PC, Baroness Julie Smith
16 January 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Visiting Parliamentary Fellowship St Antony’s College Visiting Parliamentary Fellowship Seminar Series, Hilary Term 2018 Tuesdays from 17:00-18:45, Investcorp Auditorium VISITING PARLIAMENTARY... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Sanal Mohan (Mahatma Gandhi University)
16 January 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
Missionary Christianity in Kerala, contrary to the received notions in social sciences, offered a new language of internal deliberations to Dalits and provided them agency different from their... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Graeme Robertson (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
15 January 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
15 January 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
10.00-10.30: Arrival and introduction Morning session . Chair: Ana Lourdes Suárez (Catholic University of Argentina) 10.30-11.15: ‘Clear rights transformations and grey areas of implementation:... Read more
Professor Alexander Cooley (Harriman Institute, Columbia University)
4 December 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Alexander Cooley is the Claire Tow Professor of Political Science at Barnard College and Director of Columbia University's Harriman Institute (2016-18). He also serves on Columbia University's Tenure... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Dr Thomas Garcin, Tanaka Junior Research Fellow in Japanese Studies, Pembroke College
1 December 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Roham Alvandi (LSE) , Hossein Bastani (BBC) , Dr Roja Fazaeli (Trinity College, Dublin)
1 December 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
[Event funded by the Antonian Fund and the MEC​] About the speakers: Dr Roham Alvandi is Associate Professor of International History at the London School of Economics and Political Science. He is... Read more
1 December 2017 - 9:15am to 6:45pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
This conference looks forward to Colombia’s post-conflict era and asks what sort of challenges are to be expected. Specifically, presentations will focus on politics, equitable development, and... Read more
Dahrendorf Programme
Sasha Havlicek (CEO of Institute for Strategic Dialogue)
30 November 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Free Speech Debate
30 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Followed by Q&A with the Director - Mary Jirmanus Saba [Co-sponsored by the Centre for Lebanese Studies] SYNOPSIS A car with a loudspeaker on its roof is driving through southern Lebanon. The old... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Matteo Rizzo (SOAS)
30 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Book launch: Taken for a Ride: Grounding Neoliberalism, Precarious Labour, and Public Transport in an African Metropolis. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Matteo Rizzo, SOAS, Department of... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Angel Smith, University of Leeds and St. Antony’s College
30 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Angel Smith is Reader in Modern Spanish history at the University of Leeds. His major monographs are Anarchism, Revolution and Reaction: Catalan Labour and the Crisis of the Spanish State, 1898-1923... Read more
30 November 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:15pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Guisell Morales is the Ambassador of Nicaragua in the United Kingdom (since 2015) and Ireland (since 2016). He arrived to the UK in 2012 as Chargée d’Affaires. Previously to that, she had developed... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Robert Leonardi (Director, Esoc-Lab Ltd, London, LUISS University, Rome)
30 November 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Light lunch provided Co-sponsored with the Italian Embassy