Events archive

9 February 2018 - 12:45pm to 2:15pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Participants: Federico Alberto Cuello (Ambassador of the Dominican Republic) Federico Alberto Cuello has served as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Dominican Republic to the... Read more
The Warden's Seminars
Lord Peter Ricketts
8 February 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Choices for Britain and the EU after Brexit Examining the options for Britain’s future relations with the EU, and the choices facing Britain and the EU as they adjust to a rapidly changing world.... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Justin Pearce (University of Cambridge)
8 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
St Antony's College, Pavilion Room
The endurance and indeed the growing electoral support manifested by the Angolan opposition party UNITA since its defeat as an armed movement in 2002 defies generally gloomy prognoses both for... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Barbaro Martínez-Ruiz, School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies and St. Antony’s College
8 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Bárbaro Martínez-Ruiz (B.A the University of Havana, Ph.D. Yale University, 2004), is an Art Historian with expertise in African and Caribbean artistic, visual and religious practices, whose work... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Professor Miryam Sas, University of California, Berkeley and Visiting Researcher, Centre d'Études et de Recherches Comparatistes
8 February 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Global Thinkers of the International Discussion Series
Faisal Devji (St Antony's)
7 February 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Sybil Dodds Room, St Cross College
In the second session of the Global Thinkers of the International Discussion Series, join Faisal Devji of the Faculty of History and St Antony’s College for a discussion of the international thought... Read more
Kira Gartzou-Katsouyanni (LSE), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College, Oxford), Claudia Sternberg (UCL)
7 February 2018 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: This book focuses on one of the most highly charged relationships of the Euro crisis, that between Greece and Germany, from 2009 to 2015. It explores the many ways in which Greeks and... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Adrian Favell (University of Leeds & Sciences Po, Paris)
7 February 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
ESC Seminar room
Adrian Favell is Chair in Sociology and Social Theory at the University of Leeds, and chercheur associé at the Centre d'études européennes (CEE), Sciences Po, Paris. He is the author of Philosophies... Read more
Adolfo Pérez Esquivel (Nobel Peace Prize in 1980)
6 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Taylor Institution, St. Giles, Oxford, Room 2
Adolfo Pérez Esquivel , artist, educator, author and promoter of non-violence, was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1980 for his defence of human rights in his native Argentina and throughout Latin... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Peter Kellner (Journalist and Former President of YouGov), Gisela Stuart (Chair of the Vote Leave Campaign Committee; MP for Edgbaston, 1997-2017), Nick Timothy (Joint Chief of Staff for Theresa May, 2016-2017)
6 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Investcorp Auditorium
Farai Maguwu (Zimbabwe Centre for Natural Resource Governance), in association with Initiatives of Change & Human Rights Watch
6 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
ODID, Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Rd, Music Room
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Sergei Guriev (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development)
6 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
NB This seminar will take place on the Tuesday of Week 4 of the current series (6 February), not the Monday. Sergei M. Guriev is a Russian economist, the chief economist at the European Bank for... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Zoltán Biedermann (University College London) and Alan Strathern (Brasenose)
6 February 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
The presenters will reflect on their proposal to draw Sri Lanka into the paradigm of global history through the recently published edited collection Sri Lanka at the Crossroads of History (UCL, 2017... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
João Espada (Catholic University of Lisbon)
6 February 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:45pm
ESC Seminar room
João Carlos Espada's provocative survey of a group of key Anglo-American and European political thinkers argues that there is a distinctive, Anglo-American tradition of liberty that is one of the... Read more
Professor Philip Bullock (Wadham College, Director of TORCH), Professor Dan Healey (St Antony's College), Dr Polly Jones (University College), Dr Richard Mole (UCL-SSEES), Professor Steve Smith (All Souls College)
5 February 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Examining nine 'case histories' that reveal the origins and evolution of homophobic attitudes in modern Russia, Dan Healey asserts that the nation's contemporary homophobia can be traced back to the... Read more