Events archive

Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Christian Henderson, Assistant Professor at Leiden Institute for Area Studies, Leiden University
3 December 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Credit: AFP via Getty Images Bio: Christian Henderson is assistant professor at Leiden Institute for Area Studies at Leiden University, Netherlands. His research focusses on the agrarian political... Read more
Dritan Abazovic (Deputy Prime Minister of Montenegro), Albin Kurti (Prime Minister of Kosovo), Zef Mazi (Albania's Chief Negotiator with The European Union), Bujar Osmani (Minister of Foreign Affairs, North Macedonia)
2 December 2021 - 5:00pm
Zoom webinar
Dritan Abazovic (Deputy Prime Minister of Montenegro) Albin Kurti (Prime Minister of Kosovo) Zef Mazi (Albania's Chief Negotiator with The European Union) Bujar Osmani (Minister of Foreign Affairs,... Read more
Professor Elizabeth A. Wood (MIT)
2 December 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
RESC Lunchtime Seminar Elizabeth Wood is Professor of Russian History and Women’s and Gender Studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In MT21 she is a Visiting Professor at Balliol College.... Read more
Dahrendorf Programme
Ezgi Basaran (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Kira Huju (Oxford School of Global and Area Studies), Rana Mitter (Oxford History Faculty), David Priestland (Oxford History Faculty)
30 November 2021 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room
This Roundtable will discuss non-European views of Europe, with a focus on contemporary Turkey, India, China and Russia. Each panelist will draw on her/his area of geographical expertise to address... Read more
Understanding Kashmir and the Abrogation of Article 370: law, History and Politics
Jinaly Dani (Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy) , Kevin James , Pranay Modi (Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy) , Mona Bhan (Syracuse University) , Haley Duschinski (Ohio University)
30 November 2021 - 3:00pm
Online - Zoom
‘A Biography of Article 370’ Jinaly Dani (Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy) , Kevin James and Pranay Modi (Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy) ‘The abrogation of 35A: the afterlife of the Permanent Residents... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Haggai Ram (Ben Gurion University) 
30 November 2021 - 2:15pm to 4:00pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
After a century of prohibition, we are witnessing a dramatic shift in cannabis culture and policy around the world from a “killer weed” and a cause of racial degeneration to an accepted recreational... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Charles Enoch (St Antony's College, Oxford)
29 November 2021 - 5:00pm
Hybrid seminar
Europe Beyond the Euro: Building Protection for Europe’s Economies in the Time of Risks Author: Charles Enoch Outlines how responses to financial and physical risk overlap in EU institutions Argues... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Claire Le Foll (Southampton)
29 November 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
MEC Seminar
Faika Çelik, Aliye Gamze Sarıtunalı, Amy Kallander, Hannah Elsisi Ashmawi
29 November 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Part of the The Middle East c.1960-1980 Global and Transnational Perspectives Webinar Series ​(Supported by Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute) Talk details: Decentering Second Wave Feminism: The... Read more
South Asian Intellectual History Seminar
Humeira Iqtidar (King’s College London)
29 November 2021 - 4:00pm
Online - Zoom
Dr Humeira Iqtidar is Reader in Politics at King's College London. Her research interests bring together postcolonial theory, critical theory and comparative political theory with a focus on modern... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Lord Boateng, Baroness Fall, Sir John Scarlett
26 November 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
St Antony's College, Nissan Lecture Theatre (in-person only)
SPEAKER BIOGRAPHIES Lord Boateng Currently Chair of the Archbishops’ Racial Justice Commission, Lord Boateng was appointed the UK’s first black government minister after Labour’s 1997 election... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Netta Cohen (Christ Church, Oxford University)
26 November 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
In 1981 the Israeli columnist and artist Amos Kenan wrote in his non-fiction essay book Your Land, Your Country : The summer is the season in which we do not know how to live in this country. It is... Read more
Thomas Blom Hansen (Stanford)
26 November 2021 - 4:00pm
Online - Zoom
Pre-registeration essential - Meeting Registration - Zoom The Law of Force is a searing critique of the illiberal and violent forces that continue to dominate our everyday life and politics. These... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Ibrahim al-Marashi , Kate Clark
25 November 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Abstracts: Ibrahim Al-Marashi - Contesting the "Graveyard of Empires" Trope: Situating Afghanistan within Middle East History" First, this talk will examine the relevance of history, particularly... Read more
Eli Gateva (Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford), Kyril Drezov (Keele University)
24 November 2021 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room/Hybrid webinar
Bulgarian elections: Third time lucky? To attend this event in person, please register with Eventbrite To attend this event virtually, please register with Zoom On 14 November, for the first time in... Read more