Events archive

Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Elena Trubina (Centre for Global Urbanism, Ural Federal University)
29 April 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
26 April 2019 - 9:00am
TRINITY TERM 2019 ----------------- Time: 5:00pm Venue: Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College Tuesday, 30 April Rethinking Democratization in the Wake of the Arab Spring Carrie Wickham (... Read more
Please see programme
5 April 2019 - 11:30am to 6 April 2019 - 6:00pm
Deree – The American College of Greece, Athens
SEESOX is co-sponoring a conference in Athens on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 April, 2019 at Deree – The American College of Greece The two-day conference is co-organized by University of Sheffield,... Read more
Simon Saradzhyan (Belfer Center for Science & International Affairs), Nabi Abdullaev (Moscow School of Social & Economic Sciences)
15 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Syndicate Room
Simon Saradzhyan and Nabi Abdullaev will present main findings of the article When Does Vladimir Putin's Russia Intervene and Why? - which they have co-written with Dr Domitilla Sagramoso , lecturer... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Mahmood Pradhan (IMF)
11 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
POSTPONED Mahmood Pradhan is deputy director of the European Department, International Monetary Fund. Mahmood does research in Financial Economics, Monetary Economics and Econometrics. Their most... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Rory McCarthy (Magdalen College, Oxford)
8 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: In the wake of the Arab uprisings, the Tunisian Islamist movement al-Nahda voted to transform itself into a political party that would for the first time withdraw from a preaching... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Len Schoppa, Professor of Politics, University of Virginia; Kenneth McElwain, Associate Professor of Political Science, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo; Gill Steel, Associate Professor and Assistant Dean for International Affairs, Doshish
8 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony’s College
Hilary BENN M.P. (Chair, Exiting the EU Select Committee, House of Commons)
7 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
7 March 2019 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Nissan Theatre, St Antony's College
2.00 p.m., Opening address by Dr Young-Chan Choi (Associate member, Oriental Institute) 2.10 p.m., View from Pyongyang ​HE Alastair Morgan (British Ambassador to Pyongyang, DPPK, 2015-2019) 2.35 p.m... Read more
Neophytos Loizides (University of Kent)
6 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series Abstract: This presentation will examine the role of diaspora groups in peace mediations in Cyprus. It will first present the history of the island’s diaspora and how it relates... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
David Everatt
5 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
David Everatt (University of the Witwatersrand) South Africa’s 2019 election: prospects and implications
MEC Seminar
Zep Kalb (UCLA) , James Landale (BBC)
5 March 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: Title 1: Protests as Weapon: The US Sanction Strategy and Social Bargaining in Iran The US has partly justified the re-imposition of sanctions on Iran with reference to the rising... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Avner Offer
5 March 2019 - 2:15pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract : Israel scores very high internationally in the reported happiness of its Jewish inhabitants, and government politicians make much of that survey result. On the face of it there is a... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Sneha Krishnan (Oxford)
5 March 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Abstract: Historical scholarship increasingly shows that anti-colonial mobilisation in the early 20thcentury was both transimperial and transnational (Alavi 2015, Aydin 2007, Manjapra 2014). This... Read more
Visiting Fellows Series
Professor Alev Ozkazanc Kozakli (Visiting Fellow, ESC and SEESOX, St Antony's, Oxford)
5 March 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:15pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Photo credit: Susan Taylor Photography ESC Visiting Academics Lunchtime Seminar Series The presentation aims to evaluate the Turkish case in terms of the newly emerging literature on anti-gender... Read more