Events archive

Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Stéphane Lacroix (Sciences Po, Paris, France)
28 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Abstract: Salafism was the religious idiom that dominated Egypt's aborted political transition in the wake of the 2011 revolution and up to the 2013 military coup. The leading political actors of the... Read more
28 October 2022 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Start date: 28 October 09:00 End date: 28 October 17:00 Location: Pembroke College, Oxford
27 October 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 27 October 17:00 End date: 27 October 17:00 Location: Latin American Centre and Zoom
Chun-tu Hsueh Distingished Lecture
David Shambaugh (Elliot School of International Affairs)
27 October 2022 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In this lecture eminent China scholar David Shambaugh will discuss his new book  Where Great Powers Meet. Currently, the United States and China are engaged in a broad-gauged and global competition... Read more
27 October 2022 - 3:30pm
Start date: 27 October 15:30 End date: 27 October 15:30 Location: Pavilion Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams Rui Verde, University of Oxford - China and Angola: All weather friendship or... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Aaron White Rock-Singer (University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
26 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM Online
Registration essential, register here to receive your personal ZOOM link Abstract: Salafis explicitly base their legitimacy on continuity with the Quran and the Sunna, and their distinctive practices... Read more
26 October 2022 - 4:00pm
Start date: 26 October 16:00 End date: 26 October 16:00 Location: Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
MEC Seminar
Ian Martin
25 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Join us for our next book launch in our Michaelmas Term Tuesday series. All welcome. No need to register, just turn up. Ian Martin presents his latest book on Libya: All Necessary Measures? The... Read more
25 October 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 25 October 17:00 End date: 25 October 17:00 Location: Nissan Lecture Room, St Antony's College
European Studies Seminar
Tim Vlandas (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Mark Thatcher (LUISS Italy)
25 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
ESC Seminar Room
On the occasion of the publication of Foreign States in Domestic Markets: Sovereign Wealth Funds and the West The European Studies Centre in partnership with the Department of Politics and... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Vasudha Chhotray (University of East Anglia)
25 October 2022 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
Ersama block in coastal Odisha, India, was devastated in the supercyclone of October 1999, an event that marked a turning point in the disaster mitigation and management approach for the state.... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Mike Loader (University of Glasgow)
24 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The seminar series this autumn focuses on the history of the USSR’s non-Russian republics and successor states. It explores political reforms, socio-economic transformations, and cultural upheavals... Read more
21 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Start date: 21 October 17:00 End date: 21 October 18:30 Location: Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Asma Afsaruddin (Indiana University, Bloomington, USA)
21 October 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Abstract : This talk will focus on the contemporary militant group referred to by the acronym ISIS (or ISIL) and its views on the “caliphate.” As this group sees it, its so-called Islamic State... Read more
21 October 2022 - 9:00am to 22 October 2022 - 6:00pm
Start date: 21 October 09:00 End date: 22 October 18:00 Location: Latin American Centre and History Faculty Lecture Theatre