Events archive

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