Events archive

Latin American Main Seminar
Miriam Kornblith, National Endowment for Democracy, USA, Tom Long, University of Warwick, Bert Hoffmann, GIGA
10 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
online
See webpage to register
ESC Core Seminar Series
Lauren Crawford (Yale), Kate Stanton (Oxford), Marcus Colla (Christ Church College, Oxford)
10 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Online Event
This seminar will offer fresh interpretations of the concerns and consequences of German Reunification by a new generation of young historians, whose research revisits some of the forgotten and... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Nahshon Perez (Bar-Ilan) and Yuval Jobani (Tel Aviv)
10 November 2020 - 2:15pm
Virtual Seminar
Teams virtual meeting link: URL: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_N2RiYjgyNjYtYjNmO... Abstract: Sacred sites are often at the center of intense contestation between different... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Cynthia Talbot (Texas at Austin)
10 November 2020 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Online via Teams Live Event
ABSTRACT What did loyalty mean to warriors in the rapidly changing political landscape of early modern North India? I look at three case studies from the late sixteenth century in which elite... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Albena Azmanova, Reader in Political Theory, Kent, Brussels School of International Studies
9 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Online Event
The pandemic has disclosed that precarity, above all, is what grieves the 99 per cent. Albena Azmanova , in her new book Capitalism on Edge : How Fighting Precarity Can Achieve Radical Change Without... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Maria Chehonadskih (St Antony's)
9 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Online
The Dialogue of Humanities and Sciences in the Soviet Union
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
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Boris Groys (NYU)
6 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Online
The Dialogue of Humanities and Sciences in the Soviet Union
Latin American History Seminar
Sudhir Hazareesingh, Balliol College, Oxford, Carrie Gibson, Independent Researcher
5 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
online
Check LAC´s website for registration
Latin American Main Seminar
Cristóbal Rovira Kaltwasser, Diego Portales University, Chile
3 November 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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
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
Check LAC´s website for registration

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