Events archive

South Asia Seminar
Salma Siddique (Berlin Graduate School Muslim Cultures and Societies, Freie Universität Berlin)
15 November 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
Relocating to Bombay from Lahore after partition, the refugee filmmaker Roop Shorey made a series of romantic comedies in independent India starring his collaborator-wife Meena Shorey. In these films... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Joanne Kellerman (Single Resolution Board)
14 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract The crisis has shown that Europe lacked centralized decision-making in the supervision and resolution of banks. This resulted in a vicious circle between Member States finances and their... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Dan Healey (St Antony's)
14 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Stephanie Berry (University of Sussex)
14 November 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellows Dining Room, St Antony's College
In its case law, concerning the right of Muslim women to manifest their religion by wearing the hijab, niqab and burqa, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has deferred to the State's... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
11 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
Nissan Seminar
Professor Sébastien Lechevalier, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Paris
11 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
ESC Annual Lecture
Mark Mazower (Columbia University)
11 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Honey Oo, Thiha Win Tin, Moe Htet Nay, Min Thawe Thit
11 November 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellow's Dining Room, St Antony's College
Four students leaders involved in recent Myanmar protests will discuss the dynamics of education reform and student activism in contemporary Myanmar. They all played a key role in the latest student... Read more
Jonathan Aves (Conciliation Resources)
10 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Syndicate Room
This one hour film is the first in a three part series about the Nagorny Karabakh conflict which traces its roots from the late Soviet period to the outbreak of serious fighting in 1992. It is a... Read more
10 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
African Studies Seminar
Sebabatso Manoeli (University of Oxford)
10 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Sebabatso Manoeli, Departmental Lecturer in African History at the African Studies Centre, discusses the topic 'The Gambela Years: SPLA soldiers' memories of exile, 1983-1991’. In this lecture,... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Douglas Alexander (Former Labour Shadow Foreign Secretary)
10 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, ESC
Latin American History Seminar
James Robinson, University of Chicago
10 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
James Robinson i s a University Professor at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago. He was formerly the Wilbur A. Cowett Professor of Government at Harvard University. He... Read more
Peter Sanfey (European Bank of Reconstruction and Development)
9 November 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract The decision of the UK to leave the European Union is likely to have important ramifications for the Western Balkans (WB). Although direct economic linkages between the UK and the WB... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Myat The Thitsar (Enlightened Myanmar Research Foundation; Oxford)
9 November 2016 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
Local legislative bodies, the Myanmar State and Regional parliaments were formed in 2011 and are constitutive sub-national governmental institutions. These are new institutions for a historically... Read more