Events archive

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
South Africa Discussion Group
Thula Simpson (University of Pretoria)
30 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College, Oxford
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
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Claire Knight (Max Hayward Fellow, St Antony's)
29 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
From 1942 to 1945, Joseph Stalin disappeared from Soviet visual culture. There was, after all, an inherent risk in linking the image of Stalin with the calls to defend, protect and liberate that... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Zep Kalb (Oriental Institute)
29 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Iran and the wider Middle East are often blamed for harbouring patriarchal labour markets that inhibit women from exiting the household and taking up independent employment opportunities. This paper... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Rolando de la Guardia, Visiting Fellow, Latin American Centre
25 May 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rolando de la Guardia completed his PhD at University College London and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Latin American Centre in Oxford. Before coming to the Latin American Centre, he worked... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Zoe Cormack (Oxford)
25 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College, Oxford
25 May 2017 - 1:30pm to 26 May 2017 - 5:30pm
European Studies Centre
Tariq Ramadan, Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies (St Antony's College, University of Oxford)
24 May 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Julian Baggini takes the opportunity to speak with Tariq Ramadan about the real meaning of Islam with specific focus on the contemporary reference. The discussion is aimed at the general public... Read more
SEESOX Annual Lecture
Ivan Krastev (Centre for Liberal Strategies, Bulgaria)
24 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Ivan Krastev is a political scientist, the Chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia, permanent fellow at the IWM, Institute of Human Sciences in Vienna and 2013-14 Richard von... Read more
Justice Dikgang Moseneke (South African Constitutional Court)
24 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College, Oxford
Co-hosted by the African Studies Centre, The Bonavero Institute for Human Rights and the Oxford Human Rights Hub. Justice Dikgang Moseneke ended his term as Deputy Chief Justice on South Africa’s... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Renato Cruz De Castro (De La Salle University)
24 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
From 2010 to 2016, then President, Benigno Aquino balanced China’s expansive maritime claim in the South China Sea. President Aquino challenged China by shifting the Armed Forces of the Philippines... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Jason Robinson (Oxford Analytica)
23 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th floor Gateway Building, St Antony's College, Oxford