Events archive

Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Madawi Al-Rasheed (KCL and LSE), author of Salman’s Legacy: The Dilemmas of a New Era in Saudi Arabia (2018), Ben Hubbard (The New York Times), author of MBS: The Rise to Power of MBS (2020)
6 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM
The seminar discusses the simultaneous phenomena of reform and repression in Saudi Arabia under Crown Prince Muhammad ibn Salman. In recent years, Saudi Arabia has seen swift social and economic... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Sudhir Hazareesingh, Balliol College, Oxford, Carrie Gibson, Independent Researcher
5 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
online
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ESC Core Seminar Series
Vernon Bogdanor (Professor of Government at King's College, London)
3 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Online Webinar
Was Brexit a peculiarly British aberration or does it reflect anxieties which are also held elsewhere? In 2016, Donald Tusk declared `It would be a fatal error to assume that the negative result in... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser, Diego Portales University, Chile
3 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
South Asia Seminar
Happymon Jacob (JNU)
3 November 2020 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Online via Teams Live Events
Abstract Unlike ever before in India’s history, domestic political calculations and audience costs dictate the shaping of the country’s foreign and security policy. Under the Bharatiya Janata Party... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Daniel C. Hardy (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Gabriele Giudice (European Commission), Demos Ioannou (European Central Bank)
2 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Zoom webinar
This webinar is convened by the European Political Economy Project Development of the euro financial “ecosystem” is dampened by the scarcity of euro-denominated liquid short-term safe instruments to... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dalia Fahmy (Long Island University) editor of Egypt and the Contradictions of Liberalism: Illiberal Intelligentsia and the Future of Egyptian Democracy (2017) , Daanish Faruqi (Duke), ditor of Egypt and the Contradictions of Liberalism: Illiberal Intelligentsia and the Future of Egyptian Democracy (2017)
30 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM
This talk will address the dictatorship syndrome specifically through the lens of liberalism in Egypt. It will seek to address why a particular denomination of Egyptian liberalism, despite at face... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Nicolás Prados, Oxford, Laurence Whitehead, Oxford
29 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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SEESOX
Akın Ünver (Oxford Internet Institute; Department of International Relations, Kadir Has University), Afşin Yurdakul (Haberturk News Network), Ezgi Basaran (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
28 October 2020 - 4:00pm
Zoom webinar
The webinar will focus on the findings of a recently-completed research project on Turkey’s digital media ecosystem carried out, EDAM, one of the leading independent think-tanks in Turkey, and funded... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Dr Mine Yildirim
28 October 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Challenging the Limited View - The Case of the Women in Mosques Movement The place of women in the religious space of mosques in Turkey has been a long debate- more so recently. The Women in Mosques... Read more

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Mine Yildirim (Norwegian Helsinki Committee)
28 October 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
ESC Annual Lecture
Vivien A. Schmidt, Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration, Professor of International Relations and Political Science, Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies, Boston University
27 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Online Webinar
The ESC Annual Lecture (online this year): Legitimacy Lost, but then Regained? EU Governance during the Eurozone Crisis, the Migration Crisis, and the Covid-19 Pandemic Unlike in ‘Paradise Lost’, the... Read more
Latin American Main Seminar
José Antonio Ocampo, Columbia University, USA
27 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
online
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Israel Studies Seminar
Hadeel Abu Hussein (Research fellow at the Middle East Centre, St Antony's College, Oxford University
27 October 2020 - 2:15pm
Virtual Seminar
Teams virtual meeting link: URL: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ODQ2MjY5ODYtMzg0Y... Abstract: This paper addresses the historical stages of the Palestinian Arab citizens in... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Dr Philip Lutgendorf (Iowa)
27 October 2020 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Online via Teams Live Events
(abstract) This illustrated talk details the promotion and spread of tea-drinking in 20th century India. Drawing on both archival and field research, it focuses on the mass popularization of “chai”... Read more

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