Events archive

Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Joas Wagemakers (Utrecht University, The Netherlands)
11 November 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Abstract: The Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood ideologue Sayyid Qutb (1906-1966) is seen by many scholars as an important intellectual source of radical Islamism. His reception among violent Islamist... Read more
10 November 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 10 November 17:00 End date: 10 November 17:00 Location: Latin American Centre and Zoom
10 November 2022 - 3:30pm
Start date: 10 November 15:30 End date: 10 November 15:30 Location: Pavilion Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams Amber Murrey (University of Oxford), Sardine Politics, Staged Marches, and... Read more
Various Speakers
9 November 2022 - 8:30am
Investcorp Lecture Theatre & Oxford China Centre
South China Sea: Contemporary Issues Workshop Organised by the Asian Studies Centre, St Antony's College and The China Centre Wednesday 9 November 2022, 8.30-15.30 “We welcome you to participate in a... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Othon Anastasakis (Director, European Studies Centre), Irina Lapshyna (Ukrainian Catholic University), Maria Koinova (University of Warwick), Manolis Pratsinakis (COMPAS, University of Oxford)
8 November 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
ESC Seminar Room and Zoom
On the occasion of the publication of the book Diaspora engagement in times of severe economic crisis: Greece and beyond (2022, Palgrave Macmillan) Please join us for drinks and snacks in the Common... Read more
8 November 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 8 November 17:00 End date: 8 November 17:00 Location: Latin American Centre and Zoom
MEC Seminar
Dr John McManus, Associate Fellow, British Institute at Ankara
8 November 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St. Antony's College
Abstract: The small Gulf nation of Qatar will soon play host to the world’s largest event — the 2022 FIFA Men’s World Cup. But what is life really like in this nation that, just 75 years ago, was a... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Zoha Waseem (University of Warwick)
8 November 2022 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
The Pakistani police forces are notorious for corruption and coercion. In both colonial and postcolonial contexts, directives to confront security threats have empowered law enforcement agents, while... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Stefan Guth (Heidelberg University)
7 November 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
7 November 2022 - 4:58pm
Start date: 7 November 16:58 End date: 7 November 16:58 Location: St John's College, St Giles OX1 3JP Joint event, DPIR and OxPeace (Oxford Network of Peace Studies) Read more
South Asian Intellectual History Seminar
Luna Sabastian (Northeastern University- London)
7 November 2022 - 4:00pm
Old FDR, St Antony’s College, Oxford AND Zoom
Luna Sabastian is Assistant Professor in History at Northeastern University - London. Prior to assuming this position, she held a postdoc at Cambridge University, from where she also received her PhD... Read more
Various speakers
5 November 2022 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College, University of Oxford
Ecological Impacts of Proposed Jonglei Canal, National Identity Crisis, Communal Conflicts and the Peace in South Sudan Saturday 5th November 2022 - 1-Day Conference Provisional programme flyer... Read more
4 November 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Start date: 4 November 17:00 End date: 4 November 18:30 Location: Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Katerina Dalacoura (Associate Professor in International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science)
4 November 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
All welcome, no registration needed, just turn up. Abstract: Katerina Dalacoura will present her research project entitled ‘The International Thought of Turkish Islamists’, funded by a Leverhulme... Read more
3 November 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 3 November 17:00 End date: 3 November 17:00 Location: Latin American Centre and Zoom