Events archive

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Richard Sennett (LSE, New York University), Katarzyna Kasia (Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw), Jaroslaw Kuisz (University of Copenhagen, St Antony’s College)
9 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
ESC Seminar room
Knowledge Bridges Poland - Britain - Europe. Zygmunt Bauman as a Polish and Global Thinker: How Solid is ‘Liquid Modernity’? The departure of Professor Zygmunt Bauman in 2017 provoked a wave of... Read more
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Dr Adrian Zandberg (Razem Party, Poland)
14 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Antony's College
POMP Event
Ryszard Petru (Modern Party, Poland)
16 May 2016 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Antony's College
The meteoric rise of Ryszard Petru's Modern Party (Nowoczesna) in May 2015 took most by surprise. The Modern Party continues to gain popularity and is the main opposition party in the Sejm. Can this... Read more
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Professor Aleksander Smolar
6 May 2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Anotny's College
Since October 2015 when Law and Justice (Prawo i Sprawiedliwosc) won parliamentary elections in Poland, the country's new politics has become a subject of vast controversy. The conflict about the... Read more
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Dr Ursula Philips (Honorary Research Associate of UCL SSEES), Dr Magdalena Heydel (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
25 November 2015 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
The Seminar Room (Third Floor), Radcliffe Humanities Building (TORCH), Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6AD
Zofia Nałkowska (1884-1954) and Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) lived in the same period but at opposite ends of Europe in very different political and cultural circumstances. Both were prominent writers... Read more
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Prof. Johannes Zachhuber (Trinity College, Oxford University)
19 November 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Warsaw University, Poland
The three institutions: Warsaw University, Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna and Programme on Modern Poland (St Antony's College) have decided to organize a yearly seminar commemorating the... Read more
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Prof. Michael Fleming (Polish University Abroad, London)
2 November 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
St. Antony's College, European Studies Center, 70 Woodstock Road, OX2 6HR
Prof. Michael Fleming has been awarded with the Kulczycki Book Prize in Polish Studies in 2015. His important new book... Read more
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Prof. Jan Zielonka (St. Antony’s College, Oxford University), Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College London), Jacek Zakowski (Journalist and columnist for the weekly ‘Polityka’ and the daily ‘Gazeta Wyborcza’, chair journalism dept. Collegium Civitas, Poland), Boguslaw Chrabota (Editor-In-Chief of Rzeczpospolita daily, Poland)
28 October 2015 - 5:00pm
St. Antony's College, European Studies Center, 70 Woodstock Road, OX2 6HR
As Poland goes into parliamentary elections on the 25th of October 2015, our panel of experts, which include distinguished political commentators and scholars, will meet three days later to offer the... Read more
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Tadeusz Dabrowski (poet)
12 July 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Albion Beatnik Bookshop, 34 Walton Street, Oxford
A lively conversation between acclaimed Polish poet Tadeusz Dabrowski, whose Black Square is his first collection published in English, and his translator Antonia Lloyd-Jones . It will shed light on... Read more
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Tomasz Różycki (Polish poet)
5 June 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Lecture theatre, Radcliffe Humanities Building
Conversation with one of the most remarkable Polish poets Tomasz Różycki about his work and its translations into English led by Anna Ready from Oxford University Press. Różycki, 45, is the author of... Read more
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Dr Marcin Zaborowski (Director of the Polish Institute of International Affairs), Professor Timothy Garton Ash (Isaiah Berlin Professorial Fellow at University of Oxford), prof. dr hab. Krystyna Iglicka - Okólska (Rector at the Lazarski University)
8 March 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
the Oxford Union
The Congress of Polish Student Societies in the UK is the largest annual initiative uniting Polish students in the UK with over 300 participants. This year’s VII Congress was themed “Poland - 10... Read more