Events archive

South Asian Intellectual History Seminar
Milinda Banerjee (University of St Andrews)
24 January 2022 - 4:00pm
Online - Zoom
The modern concept of ‘dynasty’ is a politically-motivated modern intellectual invention. For many advocates of a strong sovereign nation-state across the nineteenth and early twentieth century, in... Read more
21 January 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 21 January 17:00 End date: 21 January 17:00 Location: Online Event
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Usaama Al-Azami (St.Antony's College)
21 January 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Registration essential: Abstract: The Arab revolutions of 2011 were a transformative moment in the modern history of the Middle East... Read more
20 January 2022 - 5:00pm
Start date: 20 January 17:00 End date: 20 January 17:00 Location: Online Event
20 January 2022 - 3:30pm
Start date: 20 January 15:30 End date: 20 January 15:30 Location: Pavilion Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams Ikal Angelei (Friends of Lake Turkana) and Doris Okenwa (ASC, Oxford) https... Read more
20 January 2022 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Start date: 20 January 13:30 End date: 20 January 14:30 Location: Online
Dr David Johnson, Dr Fiona Gatty
18 January 2022 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's
Series: Education and Human Flourishing: Culture and Context – This theme explores the relationship between the desire to ‘become’ and cultural and contextual adversities. Here we look at concepts... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Mona Bhan (Syracuse) , Mohamad Junaid (Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts), Hafsa Kanjwal (Lafayette College)
18 January 2022 - 2:00pm
Online - Zoom
Registration required - Registration link Hafsa Kanjwal is an Assistant Professor of South Asian History at Lafayette College. Her current book project, Controlling Kashmir: State-building Under... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Filippo Costa Buranelli (St Andrews)
17 January 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The talk will make the case for looking at Central Asia as a regional order, emphasising its fundamental norms, rules, and institutions as well as elements of continuity and change. It will do so by... Read more
South Asian Intellectual History Seminar
Ammar Ali Jan (Haqooq-e-Khalq Movement)
17 January 2022 - 4:00pm
Online - Zoom
This talk will discuss salient features of authoritarian rule in Pakistan. First, the permanent state of emergency that shapes political life in the country fuels arbitrary and whimsical forms of... Read more
17 January 2022 - 2:00pm
Start date: 17 January 14:00 End date: 17 January 14:00 Location: Online Event
Elizabeth Alexandrin (University of Manitoba), Hüseyin Yilmaz (George Mason University)
12 January 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
ZOOM Online Webinar
Seminar 1 - Caliphate Elizabeth Alexandrin (University of Manitoba) speaking on ‘Empire of the End Time: Fāṭimid Sovereignties in the 4th Century AH/11th Century CE’ Hüseyin Yilmaz (George Mason... Read more