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Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
With the curious dream of going to Taiwan to eat its reputed bananas, Men-shuan joined the Nationalist army and came to Taiwan with its retreating troops in 1949. Yet, before long having being... Read more
Asian Studies Seminar
Costica Bradatan (Texas Tech), Professor Sir Richard Sorabji (Oxford), Dr Shruti Kapila (Cambridge), Dr Faisal Devji (Oxford), Dr Oliver Ready (Oxford)
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
Dying for Ideas explores the limit-situation in which philosophers find themselves when the only means of persuasion they can use is their own dying bodies and the public spectacle of their death.... Read more