Events archive

South Asian Intellectual History Seminar
Robert Travers (Cornell University)
22 May 2023 - 4:00pm
Online - Zoom
My recently published book, Empires of Complaints. Mughal Law and the Making of British India, 1765-93 (Cambridge, 2022) explores how British conquerors built a new colonial state in eighteenth-... Read more
European Studies Seminar
Ignacio Garcia-Bercero (European Commission)
19 May 2023 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
The global trading system is increasingly being affected by geopolitical tensions. This raises important challenges for the development of European trade policy. The talk will look at the... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Toby Matthiesen (Ca’ Foscari University, Venice)
19 May 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Based on a synthesis of decades of scholarship in numerous languages, The Caliph and the Imam: The Making of Sunnism and Shiism , is the first truly global and longue durée history of Sunni-Shii... Read more
19 May 2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Start date: 19 May 12:00 End date: 19 May 13:00 Location: Online
18 May 2023 - 5:00pm
Start date: 18 May 17:00 End date: 18 May 17:00 Location: Latin American Centre (1 Church Walk) and Zoom
17 May 2023 - 5:00pm
Start date: 17 May 17:00 End date: 17 May 17:00 Location: African Studies Centre - joint event with the Oxford Department of International Development Kudakwashe Chitofiri, visiting AfOx Fellow https... Read more
Oxford Political Thought Seminar
Professor Roxanne Euben (University of Pennsylvania), Professor Walter Armbrust (St Antony's College, University of Oxford)
17 May 2023 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
ZOOM Webinars
Join us for our latest webinar in the Oxford Political Thought Series. Register here to receive your personal ZOOM link. Guest speakers Professor Roxanne Euben (University of Pennsylvania), '... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
The Rt. Hon Lord Howell of Guildford
16 May 2023 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Lord David Howell, Baron Howell of Guilford, Member of House of Lords of the United Kingdom. The only Minister to have served in Heath, Thatcher and Cameron administrations, Lord Howell of Guildford... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Aparna Kumar (UCL)
16 May 2023 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
This presentation presents a new history of the Lahore Museum in Pakistan, an institution whose collections of art and archaeological were dramatically divided between India and Pakistan in response... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Darya Tsymbalyuk (St Antony's)
15 May 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In this talk, I present the thinking process behind the manuscript-in-progress, which is focused on testimonies, stories, and memories from the east of Ukraine. In my research about Donetsk and... Read more
South Asian Intellectual History Seminar
Ghazal Asif Farrukhi (Lahore University of Management Sciences)
15 May 2023 - 4:00pm
Online - Zoom
For the past decade, the press in Pakistan has remained rife with stories of the kidnapping, forcible conversion to Islam, and marriages of young Hindu women at the hands of Muslim men. Women’s... Read more
15 May 2023 - 2:30pm
Start date: 15 May 14:30 End date: 15 May 14:30 Location: Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk
15 May 2023 - 10:30am to 19 May 2023 - 4:30pm
St Antony's College
Mental Health Awareness Week has been run in collaboration with St Antony’s Academic Office and GCR for a number of years. This year we hope you can take a break from your day and do something... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Haytham Alhamwi (Chairman, Syrian British Consortium; Manager, Rebuild Rethink Society)
12 May 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
Dr Haytham Alhamwi is the Chairman of the Syrian British Consortium, a London-based advocacy body for British Syrians. He is also a co-founder and the manager of Rethink Rebuild Society, a charity... Read more
Miftah Ismail (Pakistan’s former Minister of Finance)
12 May 2023 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Many Pakistani colonial institutions such has the bureaucracy, the judiciary and especially the army have evolved into self-perpetuating elite institutions that resist change and seek to maintain the... Read more