Events archive

African Studies Seminar
Annette Joseph-Gabriel, University of Arizona (United States)
9 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Black women played an active role in decolonization in the francophone world. However, their voices remain muted in historical narratives of twentieth-century anticolonial movements. This elision of... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Henry Laurence (Bowdoin College, Maine) and the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies
9 March 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
The Political Economy of Cool Japan: the paradox of Japan’s creative industries policy
9 March 2017 - 9:30am to 5:45pm
The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's
Convenors: Ceren Lord and Hiroko Miyokawa The Middle East and North Africa region has been undergoing a series of major upheavals and transformation particularly in the wake of the regional uprisings... Read more
Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford), Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
8 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series The rise of illiberalism in South East Europe The current European crises appear to have facilitated the (re-)emergence of illiberalism as a viable alternative for political... Read more
Oswaldo Molina, Assistant Professor Department of Economics, Universidad del Pacifico (Lima, Peru)
7 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Oswaldo Molina is an Assistant Professor at the Universidad Del Pacifico and a Research Associate at Universidad Del Pacifico Research Centre. Previously, he held a senior position at the Institute... Read more
Andrzej Zybertowicz (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun. Adviser to the President of Poland Andrzej Duda), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College), Jaroslaw Kuisz (St Antony’s College)
7 March 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre
Illustration by Katarzyna Urbaniak
Terje Ostebo (University of Florida)
7 March 2017 - 5:00pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
The Horn of Africa Seminar brings together students and scholars interested in examining the region from a multidisciplinary and comparative perspective. This term, the seminar will look at a variety... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Tarak Barkawi (LSE, London)
7 March 2017 - 2:00pm
Pavilion Room
The shock of repeated defeats, massive expansion, and the pressures of operations on multiple fronts transformed the Indian Army in World War II. It had to commission ever greater numbers of Indians... Read more
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
Cesar Colino (Santander Fellow, St Antony’s College)
7 March 2017 - 12:15pm
European Studies Centre
Visiting Academics’ Seminar Series Light lunch provided
European Studies Seminar
Lord Jay of Ewelme (House of Lords), Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony's College)
6 March 2017 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
This seminar will examine the consequences of Britain’s leaving the EU both for the Republic of Ireland and for Northern Ireland. It follows a seminar on Scotland and the EU held at the European... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Alexey Gromyko (Institute of Europe, Moscow)
6 March 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Dr Andrew Monaghan (Senior Research Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Programme, Chatham House)
6 March 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
This talk will explore the persistent sense of surprise in Euro-Atlantic discussions of Russia, reflecting on some specific examples and on some of the practical and conceptual reasons for it before... Read more
Researching Africa Day
4 March 2017 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
St Antony's College
Researching Africa Day is an annual one-day conference held by the African Studies Centre at the University of Oxford. At Researching Africa Day, the best graduate students from all over the United... Read more
Christopher Lord (ARENA Centre for European Studies, Oslo), Michael Freeden (University of Oxford and SOAS, University of London), Jacques Rupnik (College of Europe, Paris), Zdzisław Krasnodębski (University of Bremen, MEP), Marta Bucholc (Käthe Hamburger Kolleg “Recht als Kultur”, Bonn), Joanna Tyrowicz (University of Warsaw)
4 March 2017 - 9:00am
European Studies Centre
Knowledge Bridges between Poland, Britain, and Europe. Hilary Term 2017 International Conference “Illiberal Democracy”? Poland in a Comparative European Perspective . St Antony’s College, University... Read more
Tariq Ramadan, Professor of Contemporary Islamic Studies (St Antony's College, University of Oxford)
3 March 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The Chase School, Geraldine Road, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3NZ
Tariq Ramadan has been invited to give a lecture as part of the Malvern Science and Faith Weekend 2017. This is a multidisciplinary festival of ideas taking place in Malvern, Worcestershire and... Read more