Events archive

East Asia Seminar
Kishore Mahbubanim (Senior Advisor (University & Global Relations) )
16 November 2018 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
China’s re-emergence and its assertive policies in the South China Sea over the past decades have led to the belief that Southeast Asia has no choice but to become part of China’s zone of influence.... Read more
East Asia Seminar
Professor Todd Hall (St Anne's, Oxford)
13 November 2018 - 5:00pm
Daherdorf Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
Traditional approaches to territorial conflicts would suggest that the value of a disputed territory—be it strategic, economic, religious, or historical—drives conflict. Standard explanations of the... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Edmund Burke III (UC Santa Cruz)
7 November 2018 - 5:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Joint event with Asian Studies Centre. Who was Marshall Hodgson and should he have a claim on our attention today? In a moment of populist nationalisms and deepening Islamophobia, Hodgson’s... Read more
Rethinking the Contemporary: The World since the Cold War
Alenka Zupancic (Institute of Philosophy, Slovenian Academy of Science and Arts)
6 November 2018 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Reference to Christianity and to Christian tradition is one of the key ingredients of the expanding right-wing identity politics in Europe (and more largely, in the West), including its more or less... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Foreign Policies and Politics
Edmund Burke III (University of California, Santa Cruz)
5 November 2018 - 2:00pm
Maison Francaise d'Oxford, 2-10 Norham Road OX2 6SE