Events archive

24 May 2018 - 9:00am to 25 May 2018 - 5:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Image: Telefunken receiver 1933 European Studies Centre Weizsäcker Conference 2018 Since the end of the war, the Nazis' success in turning their fringe party into a mass movement and, once in power,... Read more
SEESOX
Valentin Inzko (High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina)
23 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abtract: As the 25th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Agreement approaches, membership in the EU and NATO remains the fulcrum of any successful strategy in Bosnia and Herzegovina. But the fact that... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Shahla Tizro (York St John University)
23 May 2018 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: This paper is based on a qualitative study conducted in Iran with 62 men, women and judicial officials in relation to domestic violence against women in Iran mainly in Gilan province... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Ron Bird (University of Technology Sydney), Nicholas Morris (University of New South Wales)
23 May 2018 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: The Australian retirement income system has a number of features that are unique, relying on compulsory contributions, choice and extensive outsourcing. Ron and Nicholas will undertake... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Crispian Olver (Author of 'How to steal a city')
22 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
CRISPIAN OLVER’S career as liberation activist, government bureaucrat and academic has been intimately involved in South Africa’s transition to democracy and state formation process. While practising... Read more
Hussain Abdullahi Mahmoud (Technical University of Mombasa)
22 May 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
African Studies Centre Seminar Room
The pastoral livestock trade in the Horn of Africa is highly dynamic. Animals are traded and moved within countries, across national borders and beyond the region for export – principally to the... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Matthew Restall, Pennsylvania State University
21 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Matthew Restall is a Colonial Latin American Historian with areas of specialization in Yucatan and Mexico, Guatemala and Belize, Maya history, the Spanish Conquest, and Africans in Spanish America.... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Tamar Koplatadze (University College)
21 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Mojmir Hampl (Vice Governor, Czech National Bank)
21 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Pavilion, St Antony's College, Oxford
Abstract: The Czech Republic is closely integrated with other EU countries, especially Germany. These trade, investment and other economic links are very strong and strengthen over time. Despite this... Read more
21 May 2018 - 10:00am to 22 May 2018 - 12:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Image © Juan Genovés The European Studies Centre Santander Conference 2018 This conference aims to examine the historical, legal and socio-political implications of the idea and implementation of a ‘... Read more
MEC Seminar
Umran Safter (Director)
18 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
It was the most complex of times… assassinations … insurrections... paranoia … and a sultan who had to rule amidst it all. Why would a sultan confine himself to a palace for 33 years? Could an empire... Read more
Nissan Seminar
18 May 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
This one-day conference features three co-authors of the book manuscript Compressed Development (nearing completion, to be published by Oxford University Press), as well as a diverse set of... Read more
Nissan Seminar
18 May 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
This one-day conference features three co-authors of the book manuscript Compressed Development (nearing completion, to be published by Oxford University Press), as well as a diverse set of... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Michael Gove MP (Conservative Party, Secretary of State for Environment), Chris Bryant MP (Labour Party, Former Shadow Leader of the House of Commons), Ian Birrell (Contributing Editor, 'Mail on Sunday')
17 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Final Session: Visiting Parliamentary Fellowship Seminar Series 2018 "BRACE FOR IMPACT: THE MULTIPLE DIMENSIONS OF BREXIT" Convenors: Baroness Simone Finn and Lord Jon Mendelsohn St Antony's... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Mai Hassan (University of Michigan)
17 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
The government faces a principal–agent problem with lower-level state officers. Officers are often expected to use the state coercive capacity endowed to them to politically benefit the government.... Read more

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