For speakers, please see programme
23 November 2017 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Pavilion, St Antony's College, Oxford
Registration required. Please register here. Yugoslavia existed for 70 years, survived many existential crises, and played a considerable role in the history of the 20th century. Now it no longer... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Alejandra Irigoin, LSE
23 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Alejandra Irigoin is an Associate Professor of Economic History at the London School of Economics, where she teaches Latin American Economic History and Early Modern global history. Her research on... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Rachel Ibreck (Goldsmiths)
23 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Co-hosted with the Horn of Africa seminar. Civic and legal activists navigate and alter the political landscape during conflict, distinguishing themselves from warring parties and victims. Their... Read more
Norman Davies (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
23 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Professor Norman Davies taught for 25 years at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies in London. Since then he has been made an honorary citizen of four Polish cities, an honorary doctor of... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Hugh Roberts (Tufts University)
24 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Dr Hugh Roberts is the Edward Keller Professor of North African and Middle Eastern History at Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA and a specialist on North African... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Olga Solovieva, Assistant Professor, Depart. of Comparative Literature, University of Chicago
24 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Emma Widdis (Trinity College, Cambridge)
27 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Latin American History Seminar
Romy Sánchez, University of Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne; , Jesús Sanjurjo, University of Leeds
27 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
University of Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Paris
Fourth François-Xavier Guerra Seminar – jointly organized with the Centre de reserche d’histoire de l’Amerique Latine at du monde ibérique (CRALMI), University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne – Please... Read more
Noa Landau (Editor-in-Chief at Haaretz English Edition)
27 November 2017 - 5:30pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Noa Landau is the editor Haaretz’s English edition, the paper’s incoming Diplomatic Correspondent, and formerly Head of the Haaretz News Department. Prior to Haaretz, Landau worked... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Kunal Sen (Manchester)
28 November 2017 - 2:00pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
India has historically performed badly in the World Bank’s Doing Business Indicators and a key objective of the current Indian government is about improving de jure rules around investment decisions... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Ulrike Weckel (Richard von Weizsacker Fellow, St Antony's College)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Latin American Centre Seminars
Luisa Feline Freier, Universidad del Pacífico (Peru)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
In recent years the UNHCR has hailed Latin America as the new avant-garde of generous refugee protection. Is there evidence for significant liberalization of refugee legislation in the region and how... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Nomfundo Ramalekana (University of Oxford) , Jason Brickhill (University of Oxford)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
His Excellency Koji Tsuruoka, Japanese Ambassador to the UK will give a talk entitled Japan and Brexit. Discussant: Sir Ivan Rogers, formerly Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the... Read more
Idil Osman (SOAS)
28 November 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
Discussion & book launch for Media, Diaspora and the Somali Conflict .