Events archive

MEC Seminar
James Dorsey (Senior Fellow at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies at Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University)
11 May 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
Southeast Asia Seminar
Emily Gasser (Swarthmore College)
11 May 2016 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
With roughly 720 indigenous languages from 30 families, Indonesia is home to a wealth of linguistic diversity. At the same time, pressure from major regional languages such as Javanese and regional... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Mehri Zarifi-Kolyane (PhD student at Oxford Centre for Mission Studies in collaboration with Middlesex University, visiting lecturer at University of Westminster in Media Management)
11 May 2016 - 2:00pm
Pavilion Room
South Africa Discussion Group
Martin Murray
10 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Our South Africa Discussion Group welcomes Martin Murray, University of Michigan, to discuss the private security and evolution of extended security networks in Johannesburg.
Chun-tu Hsueh Distingished Lecture
Dr Evan Medeiros (formerly Special Assistant to U.S. President and Senior Director for Asian affairs, National Security Council)
10 May 2016 - 5:00pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Dr Evan S. Medeiros served for 6 years in the the White House's National Security Council as President Obama's top Asia and China adviser, departing in June 2015. He previously worked at the RAND... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Richard Williams (Oriental Studies; Trinity College, Oxford)
10 May 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
When the ruler of a small eighteenth-century kingdom was being assaulted and pillaged by multiple armies - Rajputs, Marathas, Mughals, and Afghans - why would he invest his resources in ensuring that... Read more
Dr Bryn Rosenfeld (Nuffield)
10 May 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
Dr Rosenfeld earned her Ph.D. at Princeton University in 2015 and is currently a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. In the fall of 2016, she will join the... Read more
10 May 2016 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
ESC Seminar Room
Intellectuals and the Limits of the Neoliberal State in Globalisation (Migration, Terrorism, Populism) St Antony’s College, Oxford. Tuesday 10 May 2016. Venue: Seminar Room, European Studies Centre,... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
David Pitt-Watson (London Business School)
9 May 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The finance industry plays a vital role in addressing the world’s most pressing problems. Yet, although there are many studies of finance industry, few that start by asking “what is its purpose”; and... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Svetlana Stephenson (London Metropolitan University)
9 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Nissan Seminar
Dr Radu Leca, Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellow at the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures
6 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
The Role of Mapping in the Emergence of Japan as a Sea Power in the Late-nineteenth-century Abstract: The development of maritime mapping in nineteenth-century Japan is indebted both to the legacy of... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Steffen Hertog (Associate Professor of Comparative Politics, Department of Government, London School of Economics)
6 May 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
POMP Event
Professor Aleksander Smolar
6 May 2016 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, St Anotny's College
Since October 2015 when Law and Justice (Prawo i Sprawiedliwosc) won parliamentary elections in Poland, the country's new politics has become a subject of vast controversy. The conflict about the... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Enrique Ayala, Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar
5 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Enrique Ayala Mora was until recently Rector of the Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar in Ecuador. He completed his DPhil in modern history at Oxford and has published extensively on the history and... Read more
5 May 2016 - 2:00pm to 6 May 2016 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
The Latin American Centre and the Universidad Andina in Quito are together organising a conference on the contemporary scene in the Andean republics (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia) on May 5 and... Read more