Events archive

European Studies Seminar
Dr Matteo Garavoglia (Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford)
21 May 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
European elites are consistently torn between a rock and a hard place. On the one hand, they need to promote policy initiatives that are often effective only when delivered through a pan-European... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Deborah Posel (Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University College, London)
21 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Deborah Posel (Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University College, London) - Car Troubles: Race on the Road (part of a series on the history and politics of consumption in South Africa)
South Asia Seminar
Mick Moore (Institute of Development Studies)
21 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Sinhalese Buddhism nationalism (SBN) has been the dominant socio-cultural-political force in SL since Independence. It has captured the state. SBN had strong class and materialist roots: it was... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Lynne Viola (Toronto), Professor James Harris (Leeds), Professor Stephen Smith (All Souls)
20 May 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
ESC Annual Lecture
Dr Nathalie Tocci (Istituto Affari Internazionali, Italy)
17 May 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6JF
Dr Nathalie Tocci (Istituto Affari Internazionali, Italy) delivers the 2019 European Studies Centre Annual Lecture, this year entitled: The Global Rationale for the European Project in the 21st... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Various
17 May 2019 - 10:30am to 3:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
The European Studies Centre are hosting a Brexit-themed conference on the 17th May 2019, just before the Centre's flagship event, the ESC Annual Lecture . This conference is comprised of two panels... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Yasser Kureshi (Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS/ CSASP Academic Visitor)
16 May 2019 - 12:30pm
Deakin Room, St Antony's College
SEESOX
Nikos Kotzias (Former Greek Minister for Foreign Affairs; University of Piraeus)
15 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The Macedonian name dispute was one of the most sensitive problems in the Balkans since the disintegration of Yugoslavia. The recent solution to the dispute has been hailed as one of the most... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Behnaz Hosseini (University of Vienna)
15 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: Sinjar became the center of the world’s attention when one of the most horrifying cases of genocide took place, and also due to women who suffered from acts of violence,... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
David Llewellyn (Loughborough University)
14 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The lecture considers the process of the Brexit decision and negotiations from the time the decision was made to hold a referendum to when Parliament made one of the most far-reaching decisions in... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Samita Sen (Cambridge)
14 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
The paper explores long-term patterns of mobility from the colonial period to understand women’s migration today in the specific context of domestic work. In the colonial period, single women’s... Read more
Irina Lyan (Oxford)
13 May 2019 - 5:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room, St Antony's College
In this talk I propose to draw attention to the often neglected category of ex-peripheries—former developing economies which are still suspended in transition from developing to developed status. By... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Oliver Ready (St Antony's)
13 May 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Yael Zerubavel (Professor Emerita of Jewish Studies and History, Rutgers University)
10 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Joint event with The Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA) About the seminar: At once an ecological phenomenon and a cultural construction, the desert has varied associations in Zionist and... Read more
Dr Konstantin Zamyatin (University of Durham)
9 May 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
A political campaign in Russia against the compulsory teaching of state languages of republics started in 2017 and culminated in the adoption of the amendment to the Russian education law in August... Read more

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