Events archive

South Asia Seminar
Muhammad Ali Jan (Wolfson)
1 May 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
Despite the non-recognition of caste identity by the Pakistani state, caste relations are a pervasive feature of everyday life, particularly in small-town and rural Pakistan. Using the case of the... Read more
Dr Katerina Tertytchnaya (St Anne's)
1 May 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
1 May 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
His Excellency Orville London was born in the village of Parlatuvier in Tobago, the smaller of the two islands in the twin island state of Trinidad and Tobago. He obtained his primary school... Read more
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Ezgi Basaran (St Antony's College, Oxford), Katerina Dalacoura (LSE), Yaprak Gürsoy (Aston University), Mehmet Karli (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College, Oxford)
30 April 2018 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: Tensions have been growing between Greece and Turkey since the failed coup attempt in 2016. The eight Turkish soldiers who were accused of involvement in the coup attempt sought refuge in... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Auliiki Nahkola (Wolfson), Professor Philip Bullock (Wadham), Dr Oliver Ready (St Antony's) - the novel's translator
30 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Oliver Ready (St Antony's) - ' The Rehearsals from a translator's perspective'; Philip Bullock (Wadham) - 'Beginnings, endings, and eternal returns: Sharov's Rehearsals and the legacy of the Soviet... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Professor Glenda S. Roberts, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University
27 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Abstract: Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg’s 2013 book Lean In attracted attention in Japan, where Sandberg’s advice for business women to ‘lean in’ and assert themselves in order to climb the ranks of... Read more
Ralf Dahrendorf Lecture
Michael Ignatieff (Rector, Central European University)
27 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The annual Ralf Dahrendorf Lecture is delivered by leading thinkers on a subject related to Ralf Dahrendorf’s concerns.
MEC Seminar
Introduction by Eugene Rogan (Director of the Middle East Centre, Professor of Modern Middle Eastern History, St Antony's College)
27 April 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the Film In a world torn by conflict—in a place where the idea of peace has been abandoned—an energy of determined optimism emerges. When someone is willing to disturb the status quo and stand... Read more
27 April 2018 - 12:00pm to 28 April 2018 - 6:30pm
Brasenose College
Southeast Asia Seminar
Dr Carlo Bonura (SOAS, London)
25 April 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Deakin Room
The emergence of Islamic liberalism in Southeast Asia over the last two decades has been characterized by its highly uneven reception across and within national contexts. In Malaysia, liberalism is a... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Please see programme
25 April 2018 - 12:30pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6JF
Financial sectors across Africa are transforming rapidly, deepening and diversifying, and forging new links across the continent and with global capital markets. Is growing financial integration a... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
NATASHA ERLANK (University of Johannesburg)
24 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Most writing on the black press in South African history views Umteteli wa Bantu, established in 1920 and funded by the Native Recruitment Corporation, as a signal for African loss of editorial... Read more
Henok Gabisa (Washington and Lee)
24 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
African Studies Centre Seminar Room
This seminar seeks to explain the competing and sometimes conflicting aspirations of the Ethiopian State, and its outcome as it has been displayed in the recent popular protests and demands. It... Read more
Prof Carlos Aurélio Pimenta de Faria, Rio Branco Professor
24 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Commentary by: Prof Andrew Hurrell FBA Montague Burton Professor of international Relations, Balliol College
Latin American History Seminar
Victor Bulmer-Thomas, UCL and London University
24 April 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
RAI, 1A South Park Road
Victor Bulmer-Thomas is Emeritus Professor of London University, Honorary Professor at the Institute of the Americas, UCL, and Associate Fellow in the United States and Americas Programme, Chatham... Read more