Events archive

South Asia Seminar
Jason Keith Fernandes (Lisbon)
6 June 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
Exploring the emotional terrain of the citizenship experiences of groups in Goa this paper will argue that through the linguistic choices made by the government of Goa it is not merely caste that is... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Ron Bird (University of Technology Sydney)
6 June 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract The conundrum that we address in this paper is why is active management so strongly supported (and paid) when the evidence suggests that it does nothing for its clients. We first discuss the... Read more
Rudrangshu Mukherjee (Vice-Chancellor, Ashoka University)
5 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
This lecture is co-organised by the Asian Studies Centre of St Antony’s College, the Free Speech Debate Project – a research project of the Dahrendorf Programme for the Study of Freedom at St Antony'... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Charles Goodhart (LSE)
5 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: In this seminar, Charles Goodhart will discuss how there have been decades during which a conventional view of the role of central banks was generally adopted, interspersed with decades... Read more
Akeel Bilgrami (Columbia), Shruti Kapila (Cambridge), Saeed Naqvi (Foreign Correspondent and Author)
2 June 2017 - 5:00pm
TORCH Seminar Room, Radcliffe Humanities Building - please note new venue
A Roundtable Conversation with Akeel Bilgrami (Sidney Morgenbesser Professor of Philosophy, Columbia University), Shruti Kapila (Fellow and Director of Studies, Corpus Christi College; Faculty of... Read more
2 June 2017 - 12:00pm to 3 June 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Full programme coming soon. Registration only - please contact sarah.moran@sant.ox.ac.uk
Latin American History Seminar
Paulo Drinot, University College London
1 June 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Paulo Drinot is senior lecturer in Latin American History at the Institute of the Americas, University College London and co-editor of the Journal of Latin American Studies . He holds an... Read more
SEESOX
Please see programme
1 June 2017 - 10:15am to 6:15pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Please register here for this event lamprini.rori@sant.ox.ac.uk
Malcolm Deas, St. Antony’s College
31 May 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Malcolm Deas is an Emeritus Fellow of St. Antony’s College. He graduated from New College in modern History in 1962, and was a Fellow of All Souls College from 1962-1966. He was one of the original... Read more
Robert J. C. Young (NYU)
30 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
In this talk Robert Young will be discussing the new volume of writings by Frantz Fanon, edited by Jean Khalfa and the speaker, the first new material by Fanon to be published in over 60 years.... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Thula Simpson (University of Pretoria)
30 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College, Oxford
Professor Zachary Lockman (NYU)
30 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Zachary Lockman has taught modern Middle Eastern history at New York University since 1995. His most recent book is Field Notes: The Making of Middle East Studies in the United States (2016). His... Read more
Sarah Vaughan (Edinburgh), Michael Walls (UCL), Christopher Clapham (Cambridge)
30 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
Discussion & launch for Christopher Clapham’s new book: The Horn of Africa: State Formation and Decay The Horn of Africa Seminar brings together students and scholars interested in examining the... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Teena Purohit (Boston)
30 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
This talk examines the writings of Jamal al-din al-Afghani (1838-1897) with particular attention to his polemical piece against Syed Ahmad Khan (1817-1898), entitled “The Refutation of the... Read more
Julie Archambault (Concordia), Ramon Sarró (Oxford)
30 May 2017 - 12:45pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
We are delighted to welcome Julie Archambault (Concordia University) to discuss her new book Mobile Secrets: Youth, Intimacy and the Politics of Pretense in Mozambique in conversation with Ramon... Read more

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