Events archive

North American Studies Seminar Series
Duncan Wood (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars)
27 November 2013 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The Buttery, Hilde Besse Building, St Antony's College
Duncan Wood is the Director of the Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, DC. For 17 years, Dr Wood was a professor and the director of the... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Gilbert Achcar (SOAS)
27 November 2013 - 5:00pm
Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road, Oxford
Gilbert Achcar will assess and discuss the latest developments in the Arab region with a special focus on Syria, on the occasion of the publication of his recent book with Saqi (2013). This event was... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Saiful Umam (Imam Bukhari Visiting Research Fellow, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies)
27 November 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Deakin Room, Founder’s Building, St Antony’s College
There is no doubt that Arabic has a very central position in Islam. Not only was Arabic the language of the Qur’an, the Prophet and his companions, but it was also the standard language for the... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Asta Skaisgiryte-Liauskiene (Ambassador of Lithuania)
27 November 2013 - 12:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road