Events archive

Latin American History Seminar
Rebeca Gomez Betancourt, University of Lyon 2-Triangle Research Center
9 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rebeca Gomez Betancourt is full Professor in Economics at the University of Lyon 2 and Researcher at Triangle, UMR-CNRS. She has been Visiting Professor at the Universities of los Andes, Bogota-... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Michael King (Pembroke College, University of Oxford)
9 February 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Child guidance centres in Japan: Social work, foster care, and the family-bond
9 February 2017 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm
12 - 4.30pm at the European Studies Centre. 5pm at the Investcorp Building
Convenors: Timothy Garton Ash and Kalypso Nicolaidis, University of Oxford Coordinator: Gjovalin Macaj Please register with: (registrations for the workshop are now closed.... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Ignacio Telesca
8 February 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Ignacio Telesca is a professor at the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET) and the Universidad Nacional de Formosa (Argentina). He is a graduate from the University of... Read more
Damir Banović (University of Sarajevo), Mehmet Karlı (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Kalypso Nicolaïdis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
8 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series The rise of illiberalism in South East Europe The current European crises appear to have facilitated the (re-)emergence of illiberalism as a viable alternative for political... Read more
8 February 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
The book Evita by Jill Hedges, Deputy Director of Analysis and Senior Analyst for Latin America at Oxford Analytica since 2001, will be launched. Jill previously worked as Editorial Manager of Esmerk... Read more
Hassan Mwakimako (Pwani University College)
7 February 2017 - 5:00pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
The Horn of Africa Seminar brings together students and scholars interested in examining the region from a multidisciplinary and comparative perspective. This term, the seminar will look at a variety... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Sean Morrow (University of Fort Hare)
7 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Book launch of 'The Fires Beneath: The Life of Monica Wilson, South African Anthropologist' with Sean Morrow, as part of the South Africa Discussion Group.
Declan McHugh (former Director of Strategic Planning, Labour Party), Lord Francis Maude (former Cabinet Office Minister)
7 February 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Investcorp Building Lecture Theatre, St Antony's
Week 4 (7th February) Party Modernization: Strategies and Outcomes Declan McHugh (former Director of Strategic Planning, Labour Party) Lord Francis Maude (former Cabinet Office Minister)
South Asia Seminar
7 February 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room
Partition refugees and resettlement in West Punjab Aalene Aneeq, St Catherine’s College Cuisine and the Middle Class Household: The Emergence of "Professional" Cookery in Early Post-Colonial India... Read more
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Matthew J Walton (St Antony's)
7 February 2017 - 12:45pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Room A, Manor Road Building
Democratic trends in Theravada Buddhist countries in South and Southeast Asia have shifted markedly in recent years, with Thailand once again coming under military rule while Myanmar has increased... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Jaroslaw Kuisz (Polish Programme, St Antony’s College, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at the Saxo Institute, University of Copenhagen)
7 February 2017 - 12:30pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series A light lunch will be provided After the end of World War II, Poland witnessed a revolution imposed from the outside by the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. A... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Kenneth Wilson (Dongguk University, Seoul)
6 February 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Rafat A. Al-Akhali (Blavatnik School of Government), Nawal Al-Maghafi (BBC Arabic) and Helen Lackner (St Antony's College)
3 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Latin American Main Seminar
Nara Pavão (Universidade Federal de Pernambuco)
3 February 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony’s College
Dr Nara Pavao is a Visiting Professor in the Political Science Department at the Federal University of Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil. During the 2015–2016 academic year, she was a postdoctoral... Read more