Events

1 December 2022 - 3:30pm
Start date: 1 December 15:30 End date: 1 December 15:30 Location: Pavilion Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams https://africanstudies.web.ox.ac.uk/node/2787091
1 December 2022 - 3:30pm
Start date: 1 December 15:30 End date: 1 December 15:30 Location: Pavilion Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams ‘Towards a new polity in Sudan? Breaking the coup-transition cycle’: hybrid... Read more
1 December 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 1 December 17:00 End date: 1 December 17:00 Location: Latin American Centre and Zoom https://lac.web.ox.ac.uk/node/2797801
2 December 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Start date: 2 December 17:00 End date: 2 December 18:30 Location: Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College https://nissan.web.ox.ac.uk/node/2787086
Andrei Soldatov (LSE, co-founder Agentura.Ru website), Irina Borogan (Journalist, co-founder Agentura.Ru website)
2 December 2022 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Andrei Soldatov, Visiting Fellow at LSE, and journalist Irina Borogan will each present in a broad discussion of their research on how the Russian state seeks to control its citizens, historically... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Sohaira Siddiqui, Associate Professor of Islamic Studies, Georgetown University in Qatar
2 December 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St. Antony's College
Abstract: Dr. Siddiqui's talk "Contesting Muslim Legal Sovereignty in Colonial India" is part of her forthcoming book which explores the juridical thought of the first Muslims lawyers and judges to... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Iryna Sklokina (Center for Urban History of East Central Europe, Lviv)
16 January 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
19 January 2023 - 3:30pm
Start date: 19 January 15:30 End date: 19 January 15:30 Location: Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams https://africanstudies.web.ox.ac.uk/node/2895311
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Eleanor Knott (LSE)
23 January 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In Moldova, the number of dual citizens has risen exponentially in the last decades. Before annexation, many saw Russia as granting citizenship to – or passportizing – large numbers in Crimea. In... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Diana Kudaibergenova (Cambridge)
30 January 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In this talk, I argue that unconventional ways of political contention successfully shape the regime, its elites, and its forms of oppression even under the most authoritarian contexts and... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Dave Dalton (Independent Scholar)
6 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Among the key puzzles of Ukraine’s post-communist development have been its poor economic performance and an inability to develop a fully rule-of-law state. The two issues are related, my research... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Danielle Lussier (Grinnell College, USA)
13 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
A key feature contributing to public support for Putin over the past two decades is high levels of trust in him as an individual. This trust has shaped patterns of Russian political participation and... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Gubad Ibadoghlu (LSE)
20 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The political economy of natural resources is not a new area of study, but the presentation on the Caspian Basin countries is from a less-researched angle. This talk focuses on the characteristics of... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Natasha Kuhrt (KCL)
27 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
This presentation explores the reframing of Russian identity and foreign policy amongst political and intellectual elites. These elites now face the urgent challenge of maintaining an appeal to so-... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Volodymyr Artiukh (COMPAS, Oxford)
6 March 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has uprooted more people than any conflict in Europe after the Second World War. Over the first eight months, over 7 million people were internally and some other 7.7... Read more