Events archive

Samuel Moyn (Harvard)
10 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
This talk will offer the framework for current work in progress on the history of social rights, and their relationship to the parallel history of egalitarian aspiration. It is claimed that this... Read more
Maryam al-Khawaja , Nicholas McGeehan (Middle East Researcher, Human Rights Watch)
10 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Latin American Main Seminar
Luis Schiumerini (Nuffield College)
10 March 2017 - 5:00pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Luis Schiumerini is a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow in Politics at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. His research examines political behavior and representation in new democracies, and is... Read more
Paul Magnette, Minister-President of Wallonia
10 March 2017 - 3:00pm to 6:30pm
DPIR, Manor Road
A conversation with Paul Magnette , Minister-President of Wallonia on the controversy surrounding Wallonia’s stance on CETA, the future of trade deals and democratic accountability in the EU. Friday... Read more
Yanan Ding (Swire-Cathy Pacific Visiting Academic, St Antony’s)
10 March 2017 - 1:00pm
Lucinda Ho Seminar Room, China Centre
Please note: Mandarin Presentation English PPT Bilingual Q&A Sandwich Lunch Provided - sign-up essential. Yanan Ding probes the sociality of the old clubs and associations in Shanghai after its... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Neil Foley, Dedman College, Southern Methodist University
9 March 2017 - 6:00pm
Rothermere American Institute, 1a South Parks Road
Please note that this seminar will take place at the Rothermere American Institute at 6:00pm. Neil Foley is the Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Chair in History
Co-Director, Clements Center for Southwest... Read more
9 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Library, Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk
On the Occasion of International Womens' Day, a special event will be hosted including a screening of the film "Sands of Silence-Waves of Courage" and Q&A with the Director and Trafficking... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Annette Joseph-Gabriel, University of Arizona (United States)
9 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Black women played an active role in decolonization in the francophone world. However, their voices remain muted in historical narratives of twentieth-century anticolonial movements. This elision of... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Henry Laurence (Bowdoin College, Maine) and the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies
9 March 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
The Political Economy of Cool Japan: the paradox of Japan’s creative industries policy
9 March 2017 - 9:30am to 5:45pm
The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's
Convenors: Ceren Lord and Hiroko Miyokawa The Middle East and North Africa region has been undergoing a series of major upheavals and transformation particularly in the wake of the regional uprisings... Read more
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
8 March 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
Oswaldo Molina, Assistant Professor Department of Economics, Universidad del Pacifico (Lima, Peru)
7 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Oswaldo Molina is an Assistant Professor at the Universidad Del Pacifico and a Research Associate at Universidad Del Pacifico Research Centre. Previously, he held a senior position at the Institute... Read more
Andrzej Zybertowicz (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun. Adviser to the President of Poland Andrzej Duda), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College), Jaroslaw Kuisz (St Antony’s College)
7 March 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Illustration by Katarzyna Urbaniak
Terje Ostebo (University of Florida)
7 March 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 Asia Seminar
Tarak Barkawi (LSE, London)
7 March 2017 - 2:00pm
Pavilion Room
The shock of repeated defeats, massive expansion, and the pressures of operations on multiple fronts transformed the Indian Army in World War II. It had to commission ever greater numbers of Indians... Read more