Events archive

Stephen Capus (UCL), Robert Chandler (London), Boris Dralyuk (St Andrew's), Irina Mashinski (New York), Gerald Smith (New College), James Womack (Madrid)
19 March 2015 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
An evening to mark the publication of THE PENGUIN BOOK OF RUSSIAN POETRY, edited by Robert Chandler, Boris Dralyuk and Irina Mashinski. Thursday March 19, 5.30-7 pm in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St... Read more
Asian Studies Seminar
Zahid Hussain
18 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Zahid Hussain is an award-winning journalist and writer, a senior editor with Newsline, a columnist for Dawn and a correspondent for The Times of London, Newsweek, and The Wall Street Journal, and... Read more
Jeff Colgan
17 March 2015 - 4:30pm
Nuffield College
CIS/ECS/Nuffield co-sponsored event Current research in international relations mostly takes for granted the state-based structure of world politics, but historically empires dominated the landscape... Read more
Barbara Sorgoni (University of Bologna), Robert Gibb (University of Glasgow), Carolina Kobelinsky (St. Antony’s College, Oxford)
16 March 2015 - 9:30am
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road.
General Discussion moderated by Dimitrios Gkintidis (St. Antony’s College, Oxford)
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Mr Afif Safieh (Palestinian Diplomat, Former Head of Mission in London, Washington D.C., Moscow)
13 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Library Reading Room at the Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF
MIDDLE EAST CENTRE FRIDAY SEMINAR SERIES: The state of Egypt, the State of Palestine Afif Safieh is a Palestinian diplomat who was most recently the Palestinian ambassador to the Russian Federation.... Read more
Annual Guido Di Tella Memorial Lecture
Professor John King, Warwick University
13 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion room, St Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
Mr Tatsuya Mori, Film maker
13 March 2015 - 2:30pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
This Friday the Nissan Institute will have a special event on the occasion of the 20-year anniversary of the Tokyo Sarin Attack in the Tokyo subway in March 1995. The controversial documentary film... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Timothy Garton Ash, Anne Deighton, Gabi Maas, Kalypso Nicolaidis, Berny Sebe, Tom Stammers, Claire Vergerio
13 March 2015 - 2:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Co-sponsored by the Centre for International Studies On the occasion of the book launch Echoes of Empire: Memory, Identity, and Colonial Legacies ** 'Echoes of Empire' is currently for sale at the... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Franziska Brantner (Green MEP, 2009-2014 and German MP, 2014-to date; former visiting scholar ESC, Oxford)
13 March 2015 - 11:00am
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Coffee provided Sponsored by ESC and CIS
Pleae see event programme
13 March 2015 - 9:15am to 5:30pm
The Shaw Library, Old Building, LSE Campus
The hero’s welcome given to Vladimir Putin in Belgrade during the state festivities to mark the 70th anniversary of the city’s liberation from Nazi German occupation underscored, once more, Russia’s... Read more
Taiwan Studies Seminar Series
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
With the curious dream of going to Taiwan to eat its reputed bananas, Men-shuan joined the Nationalist army and came to Taiwan with its retreating troops in 1949. Yet, before long having being... Read more
Asian Studies Seminar
Costica Bradatan (Texas Tech), Professor Sir Richard Sorabji (Oxford), Dr Shruti Kapila (Cambridge), Dr Faisal Devji (Oxford), Dr Oliver Ready (Oxford)
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
Dying for Ideas explores the limit-situation in which philosophers find themselves when the only means of persuasion they can use is their own dying bodies and the public spectacle of their death.... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Adam Szostkiewicz (Polityka weekly newsmagazine)
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Adam Szostkiewicz is a Polish author, commentator on religion and politics, journalist and translator. He studied Polish language and literature in the early seventies at Jagiellonian University. He... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Professor William Beinart and Dr Neil Carrier (Oxford)
12 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion - St. Antony’s College
Latin American Main Seminar
Dr. Enrique Cárdenas Sánchez, Executive Director, Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesias, AC, Mtro. Roberto Vélez Grajales, Director del Programa de Movilidad Social del Centro de Estudios Espinosa Yglesias
12 March 2015 - 12:45pm to 2:00pm
The Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk