Events archive

Latin American History Seminar
Rebeca Viguera Ruiz, University of La Rioja and St. Antony’s College
28 April 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rebeca Viguera-Ruiz is PhD in Modern History. Associate Professor at University of La Rioja since 2011. She is currently a Senior Visitor at Oxford University (St. Antony´s College), and she has also... Read more
Dr Brandon Valeriano (Glasgow)
28 April 2016 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Please see programme
28 April 2016 - 9:30am to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Not since its origins in the 1950s has the European Union (EU) faced such a dangerous concert of destabilizing events. In the wake of the Eurozone crisis (now quiescent but only partly resolved), in... Read more
North American Studies Seminar Series
Dr Nick Witham (UCL)
27 April 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
The Reagan era is usually seen as an era of unheralded prosperity, and as a high-watermark of Republican success. President Ronald Reagan's belief in 'Reaganomics', media-friendly sound-bites and '... Read more
27 April 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
What comes next after the Latin American Centre ? Are you curious about the career paths of former students? Join us next Wednesday (27th) for a panel discussion with LAC alumni working in diverse... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Pia Jolliffe (Blackfriars; Institute of Population Aging)
27 April 2016 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
Focusing on the Karen people from Burma/Myanmar in Thailand and in the United Kingdom, this talk analyses how global, regional and local developments affect patterns of learning. Based on Marcel... Read more
Alex de Waal
26 April 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
The Horn of Africa Seminar Series hosts a book launch and discussion with author, Alex de Waal, on his book "The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa - Money, War and the Business of Power " .
South Asia Seminar
John Slight (St. John's College, Cambridge)
26 April 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
During the colonial period, the British Empire ruled over more Muslims than any other European or Muslim power. The majority of Britain's Muslim subjects lived in India. The British Empire engaged... Read more
Apostolos Doxiadis
25 April 2016 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The lecture is structured along the lines of a narrative of the progress of ideas of a number of centrist Greek intellectuals, mostly academics, writers, as well as economists outside academia, who... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Peter Pomerantsev (Legatum Institute)
25 April 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Peter Pomerantsev (Legatum Institute), author of Nothing is True and Everything is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia , in conversation with Dr Oliver Ready.
MEC Seminar
Dr Philip Mansel
25 April 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
South Africa Discussion Group
Simon Freemantle
25 April 2016 - 12:45pm to 2:15pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
Simon Freemantle (Senior Political Analyst, Standard Bank) joins the South Africa Discussion Group to discuss the firing of Nhlanhla Nene and the Future of South African Politics.
Southeast Asia Events in Oxford
15 April 2016 - 9:00am to 17 April 2016 - 9:00pm
Room L3, Mathematical Institute; Lecture Theatre, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Free. No registration required. List of Documentaries Feature Length 1987: Untracing the Conspiracy (60 min/Singapore/political freedom and exile) 40 Years of Silence: An Indonesian Tragedy (96 min/... Read more
Southeast Asia Events in Oxford
José Ramos-Horta (Former President of East Timor; Nobel Peace Prize Laureate)
12 April 2016 - 5:00pm
Lecture Theatre, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
This informal lecture, which will be followed by a question and answer session, is free for all to attend, but registration is required to guarantee admission. The lecture follows the 4 p.m. launch,... Read more
Southeast Asia Events in Oxford
12 April 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Gallery
Vernacular Architecture in Southeast Asia Photographs by Carl Alexander Gibson-Hill and Paul Oliver An exhibit at St Antony’s College, 13-24 April 2016 Invitation to the Public Opening Tuesday April... Read more