Events archive

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
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Galin Tihanov (Queen Mary)
26 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Online
The Dialogue of Humanities and Sciences in the Soviet Union
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Maryam Alemzadeh (Princeton), Siavush Randjbar-Daemi (St Andrews), author of The Quest for Authority in Iran: a history of the presidency from revolution to Rouhani (2017)
23 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM
Scholars have shown the dictatorial function of the parallel political system of the Islamic Republic: although the authoritarian office of supreme leadership and the security apparatuses strictly... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Paulo Drinot, UCL, Donna Guy, Ohio State University
22 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
online
Register in advance for this seminar series: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErd-ugqj4uHNdNbNsi4Vgp21fVp6qchU2c After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Olga Goriunova (Royal Holloway)
21 October 2020 - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
Online
The Dialogue of Humanities and Sciences in the Soviet Union
ESC Core Seminar Series
Professor Martin Conway (History Faculty, Oxford)
20 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Online Webinar
Western Europe’s Democratic Revolution Professor Martin Conway (Professor of Modern European History, Oxford) speaks, Professor Paul Betts (St Antony's College, Oxford) is Chair, and Dr Talita... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Dilip Menon (Witwatersrand)
20 October 2020 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Online via Teams Live Events
Abstract Conjunctures and crises reveal the fault lines of a society. Covid 19 and the resultant lockdown in India have brought back memories of the devastation wrought by the flu epidemic of 1918... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Scott James (King's College London), Alex Lehmann (Breugel), Sam Lowe (Centre for European Reform), Lucia Quaglia (University of Bologna)
19 October 2020 - 5:00pm
Zoom webinar
This webinar is convened by the European Political Economy Project Book discussion The UK and Multi-Level Financial Regulation: From Post-Crisis Reform to Brexit This book examines the role of the... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Alaa Al Aswany, author of The Dictatorship Syndrome (2019)
16 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM
REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/8016019718162/WN_2rDjqUTcT5-ddp... Alaa Al Aswany is Egypt’s most celebrated novelist and essayist whose books are runaway... Read more
SEESOX
Constantinos Filis (Institute of International Relations, Athens), Fiona Mullen (Sapienta Economics, Nicosia), Sinan Ulgen (Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies, Istanbul)
14 October 2020 - 4:00pm
Zoom webinar
Our webinar “The Eastern Mediterranean: A new hot spot for Europe” will be discussing the geopolitical state of play in the region following a searing summer of 2020 and a near conflict between... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
João Vale de Almeida (Ambassador of the European Union to the United Kingdom), Professor Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College, Oxford)
13 October 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:15pm
Online Webinar
The European Studies Centre is delighted to welcome and host, at its opening event for the academic year 2020/21, João Vale de Almeida, the Ambassador of the European Union to the United Kingdom. He... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Sandy Kedar (Haifa)
13 October 2020 - 2:15pm
Virtual Seminar
Teams URL seminar link: URL: https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_ZGRmZGY4NjAtN2FmZ... Abstract: Kedar will present his book, Emptied Lands (co-authored with Amara and Yiftachel).... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Nayanika Mathur (CSASP/ OSGA, Oxford) , Rosalind O'Hanlon (Faculty of Oriental Studies, Oxford)
13 October 2020 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Online via Teams Live Events
Abstract In this opening session of the Modern South Asian Studies seminars, we put the disciplines of history and anthropology into conversation with one another to consider how the academic study... Read more
SEESOX
Christos Gortsos (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens), Piroska Nagy-Mohacsi (LSE Institute of Global Affairs), Kaloyan Simeonov (European Studies Department, Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski), Kori Udovički (Centre for Advanced Economic Studies, Belgrade), Charles Enoch (St Antony's College, Oxford)
9 July 2020 - 4:00pm
Zoom webinar
The human and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has provoked sharp adjustment in the policy priorities of countries in Central and South Eastern Europe. The crisis laid bare underlying... Read more

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