Events

Sara Konoe, Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kansai University
28 February 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony’s College
Touraj Atabaki (International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam), Stephanie Cronin (University of Oxford) , Siavush Ranjbar Daemi (University of St Andrews)
28 February 2019 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Paper titles: Stephanie Cronin (University of Oxford) - The Global 1970s and the Iranian Revolution. Touraj Atabaki (International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam) - Was the Iranian Revolution... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Andrew Arsan (University of Cambridge)
1 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
David R. Ambaras
1 March 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony’s College
Abstract In this presentation, I examine the histories of people who moved, the relationships they created, and the anxieties they provoked, in the spatial and social borderlands between Japan and... Read more
Dahrendorf Programme
Professor Marci Shore (Yale University)
1 March 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
The 2019 Leszek Kołakowski Lecture Marci Shore is associate professor of history at Yale University. Her research focuses on European intellectual history, in particularly twentieth and twenty-first... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Charlie Walker (University of Southampton)
4 March 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Gillan Edgeworth (Wellington Management)
4 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Gillian Edgeworth is a sovereign analyst for Wellington Management. Prior, she worked as Chief European Emerging Market Economist at Unicredit Bank, responsible for economic analysis of regional... Read more
Visiting Fellows Series
Professor Alev Ozkazanc Kozakli (Visiting Fellow, ESC and SEESOX, St Antony's, Oxford)
5 March 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:15pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Photo credit: Susan Taylor Photography ESC Visiting Academics Lunchtime Seminar Series The presentation aims to evaluate the Turkish case in terms of the newly emerging literature on anti-gender... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Sneha Krishnan (Oxford)
5 March 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Abstract: Historical scholarship increasingly shows that anti-colonial mobilisation in the early 20thcentury was both transimperial and transnational (Alavi 2015, Aydin 2007, Manjapra 2014). This... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Avner Offer
5 March 2019 - 2:15pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract : Israel scores very high internationally in the reported happiness of its Jewish inhabitants, and government politicians make much of that survey result. On the face of it there is a... Read more
MEC Seminar
Zep Kalb (UCLA) , James Landale (BBC)
5 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: Title 1: Protests as Weapon: The US Sanction Strategy and Social Bargaining in Iran The US has partly justified the re-imposition of sanctions on Iran with reference to the rising... Read more
SEESOX
Neophytos Loizides (University of Kent)
6 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series Abstract: This presentation will examine the role of diaspora groups in peace mediations in Cyprus. It will first present the history of the island’s diaspora and how it relates... Read more
7 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Nissan Theatre, St Antony's College
2.00 p.m., Opening address by Dr Young-Chan Choi (Associate member, Oriental Institute) 2.10 p.m., View from Pyongyang ​HE Alastair Morgan (British Ambassador to Pyongyang, DPPK, 2015-2019) 2.30 p.m... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Len Schoppa, Professor of Politics, University of Virginia; Kenneth McElwain, Associate Professor of Political Science, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo; Gill Steel, Associate Professor and Assistant Dean for International Affairs, Doshish
8 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony’s College
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Rory McCarthy (Magdalen College, Oxford)
8 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: In the wake of the Arab uprisings, the Tunisian Islamist movement al-Nahda voted to transform itself into a political party that would for the first time withdraw from a preaching... Read more

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