Events archive

MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Dr Nadia Aghtai (Senior Lecturer in Gender and Violence, University of Bristol)
26 February 2020 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Researchers at the Universities of Bristol, UWE and Cardiff in the UK conducted a 30 month Economic and Social Research Council-funded project to explore how 'justice' (in its wider sense) is... Read more
Baroness Joyce Anelay of St Johns (Chair, International Relations Committee and former Minister of State, Dept of State for Exiting the EU), Prof. Anne Deighton (Wolfson College and Emeritus Professor of European International Politics), Prof. Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College and Professor of International Relations)
25 February 2020 - 5:00pm
25 February "FOREIGN POLICY AND GLOBAL BRITAIN " Baroness Joyce Anelay of St Johns (Chair, International Relations Committee and former Minister of State, Dept of State for Exiting the EU) Prof Anne... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Hizky Shoham (Bar-Ilan)
25 February 2020 - 2:15pm
MEC Board Room, St Antony's College.
Abstract: Are boycotts emotional outbursts or practical political tools? The proposed paper looks at the emotional aspects of the public debate that raged in Jewish Palestine in the 1930s about the... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Edward Simpson (SOAS, University of London)
25 February 2020 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
This talk suggests that road building in South Asia was naturalised in the twentieth century to the point of common sense. Consequently, road building is now part of a system of climate change denial... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Allan Sikk (UCL-SSEES)
24 February 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Latin American Main Seminar
Arturo Santa-Cruz 9Universidad de Guadalajara)
21 February 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Latin American Centre, Main Seminar Room
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
James Kleinfield (investigative journalist at Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit)
21 February 2020 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
James Kleinfeld is an investigative journalist at Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit. In 2016, he spent five months undercover as a pro-Israel advocate for the ‘Lobby USA’ series. His latest work has... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Sebastián Alvarez (University of Oxford)
20 February 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Latin American Centre, Main Seminar Room
SEESOX
Ian Bancroft (Writer & diplomat; Former Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe), James Ker Lindsay (LSE)
19 February 2020 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The normalisation of bilateral relations between Serbia and Kosovo, as established by the 2013 Brussels Agreement, has run into the sands. Has the original idea dismally failed, or can the process of... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Larissa Remennick (Bar-Ilan)
18 February 2020 - 2:15pm
MEC Board Room, St Antony's College.
Abstract: In this lecture, I reflect on the origins and present condition of the new (post-2010) Israeli diaspora in Berlin. Based on 10 months of participant observation, I map out the main sub-... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Roy S. Fischel (SOAS, University of London)
18 February 2020 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
The language of kingship in early modern India has often been discussed as an issue of power and spiritual authority with a millenarian flavour. Multiple origins were grouped to create a composite... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Marc Berenson (KCL)
17 February 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
European Studies Seminar
Various
17 February 2020 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
After 15 successful years based at St Antony's College, Oxford, Professor Jan Zielonka will retire in 2020. He has not only served as an ambassador for the work of the European Studies Centre, but... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Ana Gutierrez Garza ( University of St Andrews)
14 February 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Rashid Khalidi (Columbia University director of the Middle East Institute of Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs)
14 February 2020 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Bio: Rashid Khalidi is Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University. He received a B.A. from Yale University in 1970 and a D. Phil. from Oxford University in 1974, and has... Read more

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