Events archive

Latin American Main Seminar
Dr Isabel Ruiz, Edward Paine (LATA Foundation), Dr David Howard
12 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Round table discussion. Isabel Ruiz is the Official Fellow in Economics at Harris Manchester College and a research associate at COMPAS, University of Oxford. She is the co-editor of Hispanic... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Adeel Malik (Globe Fellow, Islamic Centre Lecturer in the Economies of Muslim Societies)
12 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
MEC Seminar
The Rt Hon Sir Alan Duncan MP, The Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Philip Lee MP, Charlotte Leslie MP, Kwasi Kwarteng MP, Julian Brazier MP, Richard Bacon MP
11 February 2016 - 5:30pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
African Studies Seminar
11 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Trade Is War shows how the WTO and the Economic Partnership Agreements like the EU-Africa EPA and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) are camouflaged in a rhetoric that hides... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Jacek Stawiski (Analyst, foreign news at TVN), Jan Zielonka (St. Antony's College), Igor Janke (Political commentator)
11 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
"Poland’s foreign policy is undergoing significant change. This change one can attribute to two factors: first, deep changes in Polish internal politics and second, dramatic shifts in European and... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Andrea Wulf, in conversation with Professor Yadvinder Malhi
11 February 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The RAI, 1a South Parks Road
The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World Andrea Wulf’s 'The Invention of Nature' (John Murray, 2015) reveals the profound influence of German naturalist and explorer Alexander von... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Dr Arjan Keizer, Manchester Business School
11 February 2016 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford,
Redefining the community firm? The unionization of part-time workers in the retail industry
10 February 2016 - 7:30pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
Week theme: Apathy, Stagnation and Numbness in Post-War Lebanon Stable Unstable (2014; 87 minutes) - Mahmoud Hojeij "It is December 31 in Beirut, seven people are visiting their psychologist,... Read more
Richard Clogg (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
10 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SPECIAL LECTURE ABSTRACT The history of academic institutions can be instructive and even entertaining. Although a fruitful area of study, academic historians seldom write about their own... Read more
MEC Seminar
Habib Battah (Research fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism)
10 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
10 February 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Seminar Room, African Studies Centre
Discussion of the text ‘The Colour of Class Revisited’ written by Michael Burawoy Reference: Michael Burawoy (2014) The Colour of Class Revisited: Four Decades of Postcolonialism in Zambia, Journal... Read more
Professor Dan Healey (St Antony's)
10 February 2016 - 4:00pm
Dahrendorf Room
Under the Soviet Union’s information controls, no self-expression in print by gay men and lesbians was possible. Democratisation in the late 1980s changed the media environment, and in 1990 Russia’s... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr Seth Anziska (Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, UCL)
9 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
This event is jointly organised with the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies.
The International Political Economy of East Asia
Matteo Dian (Bologna; St Antony's), Silvia Menegazzi (LUISS; Warwick)
9 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Lecture Theatre, Dickson Poon Building, University of Oxford China Centre, St Hugh’s College
This presentation will analyse the strategy that led China to establish the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and its likely consequences for the regional and global economic order. The... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Lord Andrew Cooper (Visiting Parliamentary Fellow, St Antony’s), Prof Anthony King FBA (University of Essex) , Prof Laurence Whitehead (Nuffield College)
9 February 2016 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre