Events archive

POMP Event
Prof. Johannes Zachhuber (Trinity College, Oxford University)
19 November 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Warsaw University, Poland
The three institutions: Warsaw University, Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna and Programme on Modern Poland (St Antony's College) have decided to organize a yearly seminar commemorating the... Read more
18 November 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Pavilion Room
Dipesh Chakrabarty, Lawrence A. Kimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History, University of Chicago A panel discussion of The Calling of History: Sir Jadunath Sarkar and His Empire of Truth... Read more
MEC Seminar
Roger Hardy (former Middle East and Islamic affairs analyst with the BBC World Service)
17 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Lecture Theatre, Investcorp Building, Middle East Centre
The BBC's worldwide authority is based on its claim to be balanced and impartial -- and to speak truth to power. Roger Hardy -- who was for twenty-four years a Middle East and Islamic affairs analyst... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Kathleen R. McNamara (Government & School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University)
17 November 2015 - 5:00pm
ESC. Seminar room
ESC Core Seminar Series: Evolving Geographies of Power in Europe The Politics of Everyday Europe: social and cultural foundations of governance
South Africa Discussion Group
Deborah James (LSE)
17 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Latin American Main Seminar
Andrew Hurrell and Timothy Power
17 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
South Asia Seminar
Simon Fuchs (Cambridge)
17 November 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room
The talk investigates the transformation of sectarian discourses in Pakistan since the 1970s. I contend that anti-Shiʿi religious scholars considered the Iranian Revolution as a threatening attempt... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Don Filtzer (East London)
16 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Kerem Oktem (University of Graz)
16 November 2015 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Turkey has been going through a rapid reverse transition from an incomplete but resilient democracy to a contested authoritarian regime with fascistic aspects. Whether the election results of... Read more
José Miguel Ahumada (PhD Cambridge); Tasha Fairfield (LSE); Andrés Solimano (CIGLOB); Diego Sánchez Ancochea (University of Oxford)
13 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College, Oxford
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Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Karen Armstrong (author of "Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence)
13 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Middle East Centre Lecture Theatre, Investcorp Building
Nissan Seminar
Dr. Chika Watanabe (University of Manchester)
13 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Muddy Labor: Nonreligion and the Making of Persons as Aid Work
African Studies Seminar
Vincent Hiribarren (Kings College, London)
12 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Latin American History Seminar
Laurence Whitehead
12 November 2015 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk. Oxford
North American Studies Seminar Series
Dr Matthew Longo (St Anne's)
11 November 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Seminar Room, Gateway Building, St Antony's College
Contemporary states increasingly turn to Big Data to address problems pertinent to national security. Is this effective, or just? What challenges does it pose for students of politics? This... Read more