Events archive

Professor David Steinberg (School of Advanced International Studies, John Hopkins University, and Georgetown University (Emeritus))
28 April 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Mordan Hall, St Hugh's College
Continuing military dominance in Burma/Myanmar is a product of the particular historical development of that country, but is also regarded in the West as antithetical to democratic governance.... Read more
Dr Matthew J Walton (St Antony's College), Mr Matt Schissler (independent scholar), Ms Phyu Phyu Thi (Myanmar ICT for Development Organization)
28 April 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
MGA Lecture Room, St Hugh's College
The Myanmar Media and Society project is housed under the Programme on Modern Burmese Studies at St Antony's College under the leadership of Dr Matthew J Walton, with a research team in Myanmar led... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Prashant Keshavmurthy (McGill University)
28 April 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
This lecture aims to finesse understanding of pre-colonial Islamic-Persian literary translations of Indic language texts on Hindu themes by considering Mullāh Masih’s famous early seventeenth century... Read more