Events archive

Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Jonathan Brown, Georgetown University
24 January 2020 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Bio: Jonathan Brown is the Alwaleed bin Talal Chair of Islamic Civilization in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. He received his BA in History from Georgetown University in 2000... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Juan Luis Ossa (Universidad del Pacífico)
23 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Latin American Centre, Main Seminar Room
Joint Seminar with the Adolfo Ibáñez University
23 January 2020 - 12:45pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
EuPEP, together with SEESOX and the ESC is convening a conference on “Life Outside the Euro: Monetary and financial issues affecting the EU periphery and beyond”. Much research on EU integration... Read more
Mirena Pencheva (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Jarek Wisniewski (Independent analyst)
22 January 2020 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The first session will look into Western and international institutional perspectives on South East Europe. It will consider the policies of neglect versus engagement and what the impact of such... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Lord Michael Dobbs, Baroness Julie Smith
21 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Session One Our Visiting Parliamentary Fellows themselves will inaugurate the series as the evening's two speakers in discussion.
Israel Studies Seminar
Dr Peter Bergamin
21 January 2020 - 5:00pm
The Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Book launch event for Peter Bergamin's new book, The Making of the Israeli Far-Right: Abba Ahimeir and Zionist Ideology. About this Event Jois us for the launch of Peter Bergamins new book, The... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Seyed Ali Alavi (SOAS)
21 January 2020 - 2:15pm
MEC Board Room, St Antony's College.
Abstract: Examining the nature of relations between the Islamic Republic of Iran and Palestine, the talk investigates the relationship between state and authorities in the Middle East. Analysing the... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Barbara Harriss-White (Oxford)
21 January 2020 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Barbara Harriss-White drove from Cambridge to New Delhi in 1969 and has studied and taught about India ever since, working in the cracks between political economy and economic anthropology. She (co)... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Timothy Frye (Columbia University)
20 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
MEC Seminar
20 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
A panel discussion chaired by Professor Eugene Rogan comprising of:- Maj Gen Felix Gedney (Academic Visitor at St Antony's College) Emma Sky OBE (Yale Jackson Institution) Lt. Gen. Sir Simon Mayall... Read more
Boris Dralyuk (Executive Editor, Los Angeles Review of Books), Dr Oliver Ready (St Antony's)
17 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Syndicate Room
Lives, Deaths and Noses: the ‘essential’ stories of Gogol and Tolstoy A conversation between Boris Dralyuk and Oliver Ready about their new translations of short fiction by Leo Tolstoy and Nikolai... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Jonathan Rugman (Foreign Affairs Correspondent at Channel 4 News)
6 December 2019 - 5:00pm
Jonathan Rugman has been Foreign Affairs Correspondent at Channel 4 News since 2006. He covered the 'Arab Spring' uprisings from 2011 onwards and won a BAFTA for his coverage of the terrorist attacks... Read more
Andrea Purdekova, University of Bath
5 December 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
St Antony's College, Pavillion Room
Event co-hosted with the Northeast Africa Forum
ESC Core Seminar Series
Professor Elena Korosteleva (University of Kent, Professor of International Politics, Jean Monnet Chair of European Politics and Director of Global Europe Centre)
3 December 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Resilience seems to have become ‘the everyday’ covering almost all aspects of our daily lives, and pervading the policy agenda of major international institutions. However, despite the upsurge in its... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Dr. Tamar Calahorra (Hebrew University in Jerusalem)
3 December 2019 - 2:15pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: Politicians, whether they be ordinary MPs and or government ministers (GMs), compete on the ability to influence policy outcomes. After elections and the formation of government, they do... Read more