Events archive

MEC Seminar
Moncef Marzouki (Former President of the Republic of Tunisia, 2011-2014)
7 June 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Mohamed Moncef Marzouki was the first democratically elected president of Tunisia after the January 14th Revolution in 2011, a seminal moment in modern Arab history which heralded... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Isabelle Rousseau, El Colegio de Mexico
7 June 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Isabelle Rousseau holds a Ph.D. in Sociology, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris. Since 1997, she is a professor and researcher at the Center for International Studies, El... Read more
7 June 2018 - 3:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
St Antony's Series Celebrating a tradition of research in contemporary international affairs For over 40 years the St Antony's Series has published more than 300 publications on studies of... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Dr Guevara Raul Diaz (Academic Visitor, St Antony's)
7 June 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Dr Guevara Raul Diaz (Academic Visitor, St Antony's) speaks on "National Europe? A Review of the Cultural Origin of the Novel European Identity Process" A Brief Outline of the Paper: The paper (to be... Read more
Shashi Tharoor (Lok Sabha)
6 June 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Shashi Tharoor served for twenty-nine years at the United Nations, rising to the post of Under-Secretary-General. He has also been Minister of State for External Affairs in India, is presently a... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
5 June 2018 - 5:00pm
St Antony's College - Pavilion Room
Rocco Zizzamia (ODID) ‘The Welfare Consequences of Labour Market Volatility: The South African Case’ (explaining why voluntary decisions to leave jobs are surprisingly frequent amongst those for whom... Read more
Nicholas Hopton (UK Ambassador to Iran 2016-2018)
4 June 2018 - 5:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Nicholas Hopton is the former Ambassador of the United Kingdom to the Islamic Republic of Iran. He has served as ambassador to Qatar and also Yemen, and has worked at the British... Read more
Dr Michael McFaul (Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies & Hoover Institution)
4 June 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Michael McFaul is Professor of Political Science, Director and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, and the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover... Read more
2 June 2018 - 2:30pm to 5:30pm
Investcorp Building, St Antony's College, Oxford
Ambassador Abena Busia, Prof. Patricia Daley, Dr. Tunde Oseni, Dr. Simukai Chigudu, Prof. Kole Omotoṣo (keynote speaker)
2 June 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Investcorp Building, St Antony's College, Oxford
The Oxford University Africa Society focuses on African affairs at the University of Oxford. It seeks to set the agenda for the future of the African Continent by providing a platform for students... Read more
Joaquín Almunia (Chairman of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), former Spanish Minister (1982-1991) and former Vice-President of the European Commission (2004-2014))
1 June 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Joaquín Almunia speaks at the European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, on "Brexit and Spain" on the 1st June at 5pm. Almunia is Chairman of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), former... Read more
John Erik Fossum (ARENA Centre for European Studies, University of Oslo, Norway), Hans Petter Graver (Faculty of Law, University of Oslo)
1 June 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Please see here for an audio podcast of part of the event, and here for the publisher's book page for Squaring the Circle on Brexit - Could the Norway Model work? The panel and audience.
ESC Annual Lecture
Sigmar Gabriel, Germany’s former Foreign Minister
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
The Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford
The European Studies Centre of St Antony's College, University of Oxford, invites you to attend the ESC Annual Lecture, this year entitled, "Europe in an increasingly uncomfortable world", given by... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr. Katrin A. Jomaa (University of Rhode Island)
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Lecture Room 1, the Oriental Institute, Pusey Lane, Oxford OX1 2LE
Nationalism that developed in Europe reached the Muslim world in the 20th century, and it hardly brought peace as it brought ethnic and religious rivalries to the fore. Simultaneously, the growth of... Read more
Rethinking the Contemporary: The World since the Cold War
Jean Comaroff (Harvard) and John Comaroff (Harvard)
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
This lecture explores the global preoccupation with criminality in the early twenty-first century, a preoccupation strikingly disproportionate, in most places and for most people, to the risks posed... Read more