Events

MEC Seminar
Cyrus Schayegh, Stephanie Cronin (St Antony's College)
11 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
ZOOM Webinar - This is the opening session for The Middle East c.1960-1980 - Global and Transnational Perspectives. Subsequent sessions will be held online from 5 pm UK time every Monday in Michaelmas term
This is the opening session for The Middle East c.1960-1980 - Global and Transnational Perspectives. The subsquent sessions will then be held online from 5 pm UK time every Monday in Michaelmas term... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Molly Pucci (Trinity College Dublin)
11 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Online
Suzanne Schneider (Deputy Director of the Brooklyn Institute of Social Research)
12 October 2021 - 5:00pm
St Antony's, Nissan Lecture Theatre
In this authoritative, accessible study, historian Suzanne Schneider examines the politics and ideology of the Islamic State (better known as ISIS). Schneider argues that today’s jihad is not the... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series

TBC

15 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
St Antony's College, Investcorp Lecture Theatre & ZOOM
European Studies Seminar
Andreas Michaelis (German Ambassador to the UK), Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Christiane Hoffmann (Spiegel magazine), David Lidington (Koenigswinter)
15 October 2021 - 5:00pm
Oxford-Berlin panel discussion It has not yet been confirmed as to whether this will be a live or online event.
MEC Seminar
Marral Shamshiri-Fard, Golnar Nikpour, Jeremy Randall, Fadi Kafeety
18 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Part of the The Middle East c.1960-1980 Global and Transnational Perspectives Webinar Series ( (Supported by Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute) Talk details: Challenging empire in the Persian Gulf:... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Daria Mattingly (Robinson College, Cambridge)
18 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Online
South Asia Seminar
Maria Rashid
19 October 2021 - 2:00pm
Zoom online
Saturated with tropes of honour, nation and gender, military deaths are political instances that attach meaning to private grief to produce a public politics of service and sacrifice for the nation-... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Hussam Hussein (DPIR, University of Oxford)
22 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
St Antony's College, Investcorp Lecture Theatre & ZOOM
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
TBC
22 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
St Antony's College, Nissan Lecture Theatre
MEC Seminar
Sune Haugbolle, Pelle Valentin Olsen, Sorcha Thomson
25 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Part of the The Middle East c.1960-1980 Global and Transnational Perspectives Webinar Series (Supported by Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute) Talk details: Reconstructing Entangled Relations between... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Agnieszka Kościańska (REEES, OSGA; Leverhulme Lecture)
25 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Online
European Studies Seminar
Jacques Rupnik (Sciences Po, Paris), Michal Šimečka (Renew Europe; European Parliament), Jessie Barton Hronešová (Oxford Department of International Development)
26 October 2021 - 5:00pm
Zoom webinar
Zoom link to follow Photo Title: Picture of President Václav Havel with words "Havel forever" located on National Museum building at Wenceslas Square in Prague Author: David Sedlecký Source: File:... Read more
Christophe Jaffrelot, (Research at CERI Sciences Po/CNRS in Paris and Professor of Indian Politics and Sociology at King's College London)
27 October 2021 - 5:00pm
St Antony's College, Nissan Lecture Theatre
Over the past two decades, thanks to Narendra Modi, Hindu nationalism has been coupled with a form of national-populism that has ensured its success at the polls, first in Gujarat and then in India... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series

TBC

29 October 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
St Antony's College, Investcorp Lecture Theatre & ZOOM

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