Events archive

Southeast Asia Seminar
10 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
Incorporating the Delphi Method within Poverty Measurement, a Case Study of West Java, Indonesia Putu Natih (Trinity, Social Policy and Intervention) This empirical paper aims to illustrate the... Read more
10 May 2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Sustainable European cities: governance, democracy and connectivity International workshop organized by the Incubator project sponsored by the Social Sciences Division at the University of Oxford*... Read more
Professor Tariq Ramadan (St Antony's College)
9 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Hardly a day goes by without mention of Islam. And yet, for most people, and in much of the world, Islam remains a little-known religion. Whether the issue is violence, terrorism, women's rights or... Read more
Tariq Ramadan, Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies (St Antony's College, University of Oxford)
9 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Tariq Ramadan will be speaking about his recently published book, Islam: The Essentials. There will be time for questions and answers directly after the lecture. Book copies will also be available... Read more
Dr Radoslav Yordanov (Visiting Scholar, Harriman Institute, Columbia)
9 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Syndicate Room
Dr Yordanov is the author of The Soviet Union and the Horn of Africa during the Cold War. Between Ideology and Pragmatism (published by Lexington Books, 2016 in The Harvard Cold War Studies Book... Read more
Annual Guido Di Tella Memorial Lecture
9 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony's College
Catalina Smulovitz is Vice-President of the University Torcuato Di Tella as well as Professor of Political Science. Professor Smulovitz, who has a PhD in Political Science from Penn State University... Read more
Montserrat Guibernau (University of Cambridge), Thomas Jeffrey Miley (University of Cambridge), Ignacio Molina (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid), Andrew Dowling (Cardiff University)
9 May 2017 - 4:30pm
European Studies Centre
ESC/ Santander Roundtable Series on “Spanish Democracy at Forty” - - with the support of Agenda Pública and The Madariaga Series What is happening in Catalonia? Is Spain Doomed?
South Asia Seminar
Nayanika Mookherjee (Durham)
9 May 2017 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
Following the 1971 Bangladesh War, the Bangladesh government publicly designated the thousands of women raped by the then West Pakistani (later Pakistani) military and their local East Pakistani (... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Stefano Pisu (University of Cagliari)
8 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In Cold War Europe, international film festivals represented much more than a simple artistic event for the USSR. Generally, the Soviets understood festivals as a political and ideological... Read more
Nicola Pratt (Warwick University)
8 May 2017 - 2:00pm
the Board Room, Middle East Centre
Abstract: This paper examines the gendered dimensions of the Arab Uprisings, with a focus on Egypt (and, if there is time) with a comparison of Lebanon and Jordan. I argue that the uprisings shed... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Dr. Mateja Kovacic, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford
5 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Marcos González (Cambridge University), Tomás Undurraga (UCL), Sebastián Smart (UCL)
5 May 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College
Transitional Justice mechanisms have advanced truth, memory, justice, reparations and institutional reforms in Chile, albeit at an irregular rate. However, these efforts have focused mainly on state... Read more
Diego Sanchez Ancochea, Director of Latin American Centre, Oxford; Lucila Berniell, Research Economist, CAF; Rafael Novella, Economist, Inter-American Development Bank; Marta Favara, Senior Researcher Officer, Oxford
5 May 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
In cooperation with the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), the Latin American centre will present the CAF Economy and Development Report 2016 "More skills for work and life: the contribution of... Read more
5 May 2017 - 11:00am to 6:30pm
European Studies Centre
A Jihadi Threat Against Europe?​ A workshop sponsored by the European Studies Centre (St Antony’s College), the Maison Française d’Oxford, and the Oxford/Sciences Po Research Group (Oxpo) Several... Read more
Anthony Giddens (LSE), Richard Sennett (LSE), Jaroslaw Kuisz (St Antony’s College)
4 May 2017 - 5:30pm
European Studies Centre
POSTPONED - Michaelmas Term 2017.