Events archive

Scott Atran (CNRS Paris; Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict, Oxford)
27 January 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room
Uncompromising wars, revolution, rights movements, and today’s global terrorism are in part driven by Devoted Actors who adhere to sacred or transcendent values that generate actions independently,... Read more
Lydia Sizer (Libya Analyst MENAS), Mary Fitzgerald (Journalist and Author) and John Hamilton (Cross Border Information)
27 January 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Latin American Main Seminar
Marcela Rios (UNDP-Chile)
27 January 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Marcela Rios holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, a Masters in Social Science from the Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales in Mexico City and a BA... Read more
27 January 2017 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
9:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks: Julia Zulver, University of Oxford 9:15-10:45 Panel 1: Democratic and Rights Based Mobilisation • Dr Marcela Ríos Tobar, UNDP-Chile • Dr Malu Gatto, University of... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Yu Qiu, University of Cambridge
26 January 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
In the Nigerian community in Guangzhou City (China), a metropolitan city that witnesses the influx of African migrants and the growth of transnational trade between China and Africa, many Nigerian... Read more
Susana Gazmuri, CEHIP, Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile
26 January 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Susana Gazmuri is an associate teacher at Universidad Adolfo Ibanez where she teaches courses on Greek Democracy and Latin America Independence Political Thought. She holds a PhD in History from... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Lauri Kitsnik (Sainsbury Institute)
26 January 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
War, Work and Witnessing: Aesthetics and Ideology in Shindo Kaneto’s Cinema
26 January 2017 - 9:30am to 5:30pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Convened by Stephanie Cronin, Roshan Institute Visiting Research Fellow Supported by Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute and the Gerda Henkel Foundation The concept of the “dangerous classes” was born... Read more
Karabekir Akkoyunlu (University of Graz, Austria), Kerem Öktem (University of Graz, Austria)
25 January 2017 - 4:30pm
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
Martin Plaut (Institute of Commonwealth Studies)
24 January 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
Sharlene Swartz (Human Sciences Research Council, Pretoria)
24 January 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Prof. Sharlene Swartz discusses social restitution in South Africa in this week's Discussion Group.
Natalie Bennett (former leader, Green Party), , Douglas Carswell MP (UKIP), , Lord Paul Tyler (former chairman, Liberal Party)
24 January 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Investcorp Building Lecture Theatre, St Antony's
Week 2 (24th January) Beyond the Duopoly Natalie Bennett (former leader, Green Party) Douglas Carswell MP (UKIP) Lord Paul Tyler (former chairman, Liberal Party)
South Asia Seminar
Rochelle Almeida (NYU)
24 January 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room
Despite the fact that India’s Anglo-Indians migrated en masse following Independence in 1947 and have spent almost 70 years as a settler-community, they remain relatively unknown in the United... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Karl Falkenberg (EU Fellow, St Antony’s College)
24 January 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar room, European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series
23 January 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Oxford Centre for Christianity and Culture (OCCC), Regent’s Park College, Oxford, OX1 2LB
As part of the Oxford Centre for Christianity and Culture (OCCC) series on In-Migration: Cultural and Theological Dialogues on the 21st Century Movements of Peoples, Tariq Ramadan will present a... Read more