Events archive

POMP Seminar Series
Sławomir Dębski (Centre for Polish-Russian Dialogue and Understanding, Warsaw)
10 March 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
POMP Seminar Series
Sławomir Dębski (Director of the Polish Institute of International Affairs - PISM)
10 March 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
POMP Seminar Series
Marcin Zaborowski (Centre for European Policy Analysis), Klaus Bachmann (University of Social Sciences and Humanities—Warsaw)
3 March 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
"During the financial crisis after 2009 and the crisis of the Eurozone which ensued, German became the leader of the EU in an unprecedented way, which aroused suspicion about the emergence of a... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Maciej Duszczyk (Institute of Social Policy, University of Warsaw)
25 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
“The inflow of migrants we dealt with in 2015 caused the biggest crisis of the functioning of the European Union since its establishment. EU institutions and governments of member states responded... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Krzysztof Szczerski (Secretary of State, Chancellery of the President of the Republic of Poland)
18 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Professor Krzysztof Szczerski will discuss the following issues: Continuity of the euro-atlantic direction of Polish foreign policy. What changes? The formula of conducting foreign policy: stronger... Read more
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Jacek Stawiski (Analyst, foreign news at TVN), Jan Zielonka (St. Antony's College), Igor Janke (Political commentator)
11 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
"Poland’s foreign policy is undergoing significant change. This change one can attribute to two factors: first, deep changes in Polish internal politics and second, dramatic shifts in European and... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Kim Christiaens (KU Leuven)
4 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
This seminar is jointly organised with the Latin American Centre. The Anti-totalitarian Utopia? Solidarność and the Global South during the 1980s "From the moment the independent Polish trade union... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Wojciech Konończuk, Centre for Eastern Studies, Warsaw
21 January 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The Maidan was a second attempt of the Ukrainian society to put the country on a path of modernisation. Russia’s unexpected response to Ukraine’s revolution led to the most serious crisis in Europe... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Prof. Leszek Jesien (Institute of International Relations and Sustainable Development, Collegium Civitas University, Warsaw), Dr Michał Kurtyka (University of Warsaw)
28 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
POMP Seminar Series
Prof. Piotr Kosicki (University of Maryland)
11 May 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
The 20th century brought a range of political projects charting a “third way” between liberalism and communism. Largely unexamined, however, were various European Catholics’ attempts to make Catholic... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Veselin Vačkov (Journalist with Lidové noviny, Prague)
7 May 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, 70 Woodstock Road
Veselin Vačkov, Ph.D. is a Bulgarian-born Czech journalist, currently the director of the oldest Czech daily newspaper Lidové noviny. Between 2000 and 2009, he was the paper’s editor-in-chief.... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Adam Szostkiewicz (Polityka weekly newsmagazine)
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Adam Szostkiewicz is a Polish author, commentator on religion and politics, journalist and translator. He studied Polish language and literature in the early seventies at Jagiellonian University. He... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Dr Anna Gwiazda (King’s College)
9 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Dr Anna Gwiazda will examine the quality of democracy in Poland from the collapse of communism in 1989 up to the 2011 parliamentary election. Drawing on democratic theory and comparative politics,... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Prof. Dariusz Gawin (Warsaw Uprising Museum)
2 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Prof. Dariusz Gawin (1964), historian of ideas, publicist. Head of the Civil Society Department at the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw). Deputy Director of... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Dr Andrzej Polus (University of Wroclaw)
23 February 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, 70 Woodstock Road
Dr Andrzej Polus is an assistant professor in the Institute of International Studies, University of Wroclaw and the President of the Polish Centre for African Studies. His research work focuses on:... Read more