Events archive

Asian Studies Seminar
Sushrut Jadhav (UCL) , Maan Barua (Cambridge)
30 October 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavillion Room, St Antony's College
This keynote traces the fault lines that cut through the cultural landscape cohabitated by elephants, people and mental health professionals to propose an ecology of mental health. Based on... Read more
SEESOX
Eirini Karamouzi (Sheffield University)
30 October 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE The peace campaign against the Euromissiles constituted one of the biggest mass movements in modern European history with a strong transnational and pan- European... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Dr Lea Taragin-Zeller (Woolf Institute)
30 October 2019 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Sisterhood, an important feminist strategy of female solidarity, was deeply critiqued during the late 1970’s for the racist and classist assumptions underlying white women’s liberation (Lorde &... Read more
30 October 2019 - 9:00am to 31 October 2019 - 5:00pm
St Antony's College
The first India Mental Health Conference will take place at St Antony’s College, Oxford on Wednesday 30 & Thursday 31 October 2019. Bringing together experts from these three areas: Clinical,... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Professor Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony's College, Oxford)
29 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
30 years ago, communist rule ended across central Europe in a dramatic series of events ranging from Solidarity's election triumph in Poland on 4 June 1989, through the ceremonial reburial of Imre... Read more
Israel Studies Seminar
Dr Moriel Ram (Institute of Advanced Studies)
29 October 2019 - 2:15pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: My paper examines how sand and snow produce potent imageries and physical realities which both solidify and undermine social hierarchies, cultural imagination and power relations. Focusing... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Pritam Singh ( Wolfson)
29 October 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Abstract: Centralisation has been the defining characteristic of the Indian state's politico-economic policy objective irrespective of the political party in power at the federal/central level. This... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Rachel Lin (University of Exeter)
28 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
At the outbreak of revolution in 1917, more than 250,000 Chinese merchants, workers and students were scattered throughout the Russian empire. Some 100,000 had been recruited as wartime labourers and... Read more
Sudanese Seminar Series
Professor Khaled Al Hroub, Northwestern University in Qatar, Professor Munzoul Abdalla Assal, Director, Peace Research Institute, University of Khartoum and Professor of Social Anthropology, Nima Elbagir, Senior International Correspondent, CNN, Yousra Elbagir, Journalist, Dr Marwa Gibril, Sudan Doctors' Union, UK Branch , Mohanad Hashim, Journalist, BBC, Focus on Africa , Othaylat Suliman, Broadcast Journalist and Media Consultant
26 October 2019 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
No conference fees Hospitality provided during conference Registration essential – please e-mail Dr Ahmed Al-Shahi ( ahmed.al-shahi@sant.ox.ac.uk ) to secure your place
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Prof Adeel Malik (University of Oxford)
25 October 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Adeel Malik is Globe Fellow in the Economies of Muslim Societies at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies and Associate Professor at the Oxford Department of International Development, University of... Read more
SEESOX
George Pagoulatos (Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB))
24 October 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The Greek crisis has left behind far-reaching economic adjustment and reforms coexisting with debilitating socioeconomic legacies. Greece’s equivalent of a Great Depression unleashed extreme... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Pedi Obani. The University Of Benin and United Nations University-Institute for Natural Resources in Africa
24 October 2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
St Antony's College, Pavillion Room
SEESOX
Richard Caplan (Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford), John Alderdice (Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict (CRIC)), Jessie Barton Hronesova (Queen Elizabeth House, Oxford), Neil MacFarlane (Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford)
23 October 2019 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Panel discussion How can we know if the peace that has been established following a civil war is a stable peace? More than half of all countries that experienced civil war since World War II have... Read more
Dr Andre Singer (SOAS, CEO Spring Films), Professor Archie Brown (St Antony's)
22 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Screening of Meeting Gorbachev , followed by Q&A with the film's co-director, Dr Andre Singer, and Professor Archie Brown. Meeting Gorbachev is a 2018 biographical documentary film directed by... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Mr Ralf Fuecks (Director, Center for Liberal Modernity, Berlin)
22 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Mr Ralf Fuecks, Director, Center for Liberal Modernity, launches his latest book, called Defending Freedom: How We Can Win the Fight for an Open Society. The Chair for this event will be: Professor... Read more

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