Events

26 April 2019 - 9:00am
TRINITY TERM 2019 ----------------- Time: 5:00pm Venue: Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College Tuesday, 30 April Rethinking Democratization in the Wake of the Arab Spring Carrie Wickham... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Elena Trubina (Centre for Global Urbanism, Ural Federal University)
29 April 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
William Keegan (The Observer)
29 April 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
BOOK PRESENTATION A collapsing pound, spiralling oil prices, near-rationing of electricity... over the past half-century, Britain's economy has lurched from one crisis to another, though it somehow... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Matthew Nelson (SOAS)
30 April 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Building on constructivist theories concerning national-identity formation as well as institutionalist theories regarding the regulatory power of law (here, constitutional and international human-... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Professor Jacques Semelin (Sciences Po, Paris)
30 April 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Between the French defeat in 1940 and liberation in 1944, the Nazis killed almost 80,000 of France's Jews, both French and foreign. Since that time, this tragedy has been well-documented. But there... Read more
South Asia Seminar
C. Christine Fair
30 April 2019 - 5:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
This path-breaking volume reveals a little-known aspect of how Lashkar-e-Tayyaba, a jihadist terrorist group, functions in Pakistan and beyond by translating and commenting upon a range of... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Carrie Wickham (Emory University)
30 April 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: Developments in the Middle East in the wake of the Arab Spring underscore the fact that the legacies of authoritarian rule are difficult to unravel. With the lone exception of... Read more
Dahrendorf Programme
Various
2 May 2019 - 2:00pm to 4 May 2019 - 3:00pm
The Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford
This year’s Dahrendorf Conference will take place on 2, 3 and 4 May at St Antony’s College. The Subject is 'What stories does Europe tell? Contested Narratives, Complex Histories, Conflicted Union'... Read more
Marco Di Nunzio (Lecturer in the Anthropology of Africa, University of Birmingham)
2 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion
Ralf Dahrendorf Lecture
Professor Timothy Snyder (Yale)
3 May 2019 - 4:45pm to 6:45pm
The Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford
Professor Timothy Snyder (Yale) will deliver the 10th Anniversary Dahrendorf Lecture at 4.45pm on 3rd May 2019 in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College, Oxford. Subject: 'Europe's story:... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Beshara Doumani
3 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Beshara Doumani is a Joukowsky Family Distinguished Professor of Modern Middle East History, whose research focuses on marginalized groups, places, and time periods in the early... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Anna Berman (McGill)
6 May 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
MEC Seminar
Professor Benny Morris and Professor Dror Zeevi
6 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speakers: Professor Benny Morris was born in Kibbutz Ein Hahoresh in 1948 and brought up in Israel and New York. After IDF service, he did a BA at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Sean Hagan (Exeter College, Oxford)
6 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Although international financial crises vary, both in terms of their underlying causes and their manifestations, they also share certain patterns. In his remarks, Mr. Hagan will explore these... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Magnus Marsden (Sussex)
7 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
This paper analyses ethnographic material concerning Afghan trading networks involved in both the export of commodities from China to a variety of settings across Eurasia and the movement of “... Read more

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