Events archive

European Studies Seminar
Rt. Hon Shirley Williams, Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony’s College) , David Blackman (European Movement), Cathryn Costello (St Antony’s College), Gijs de Vries (St Antony’s College)
10 June 2016 - 12:30pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
African Studies Seminar
Joël Noret (Université Libre Brussels)
9 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Joël Noret (Université Libre Brussels) discusses the social inequalities in education in southern Benin, as part of the African Studies Centre Seminar Series.
Latin American History Seminar
Jose Moya, University of Columbia
9 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Rothermere American Institute, 1a South Parks Road
José C. Moya is Professor of History at the Barnard College in Columbia University. He has written extensively on global migration, gender, and labor. Professor Moya has received three Fulbright... Read more
8 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Queen Elizabeth House, 3 Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TB
Theme: Perceiving Chinese engagement in Africa: A comparative approach Suggested reading: Steve Hess and Richard Aidoo, ‘Charting the roots of anti-Chinese populism in Africa: A comparison of Zambia... Read more
European Studies Seminar
8 June 2016 - 5:00pm
ESC Seminar Room
Southeast Asia Seminar
David Timberman (De La Salle University, Manila; Management Systems International)
8 June 2016 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
Drawing primarily on his own research, interviews and observations, David Timberman will address three topics: 1) the May 9 elections and what they reveal about contemporary Philippine politics, 2)... Read more
Meseret Hailu (Denver)
7 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
Meseret Hailu (Denver) explores the topic 'Understanding mentorship for women in Ethiopian higher education', as part of the Horn of Africa Seminar Series.
European Studies Seminar
Richard G. Whitman (University of Kent), Michal Gloznek (University of Oxford), Charles Woodward (ITN)
7 June 2016 - 5:00pm
ESC Seminar Room
Oxford University European Affairs Society Panel Discussion: The EU Referendum: Then and Now: Historical and Political Perspectives on UK-EU Relations, 1973-2016. Speakers: Richard G. Whitman (... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Rosinka Chaudhuri (Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta)
7 June 2016 - 2:00pm
Fellows' Dining Room
On December 15th , 1829, a large public meeting was held amidst much excitement at the Town Hall in Calcutta. The speakers, principally from the British mercantile community in Calcutta, but... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Malcolm Knight (London School of Economics)
6 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract Although the G20’s reform of the architecture of financial regulation is comprehensive in design, the main focus of its implementation has been on strengthening the regulation of global... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Thomas Cousins (Stellenbosch)
6 June 2016 - 12:45pm to 2:45pm
African Studies Seminar Room, 13 Bevington Road, Oxford
'Amandla and Capacity: Two Regimes of Value in the Timber Plantations of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa' with Thomas Cousins, University of Stellenbosch.
4 June 2016 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College
North American Studies Seminar Series
Professor Margaret MacMillan (Warden, St Antony's), Dr Dawn Alexandrea Berry (Cornell University), Dr Nigel Bowles (Corpus Christi), Dr Halbert Jones (St Antony's)
3 June 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room
Book presentation. Though it has been home for centuries to indigenous peoples who have mastered its conditions, the Arctic has historically proven to be a difficult region for governments to... Read more
Dr Alessandra Aldé (Universidade Estadual do Rio de Janeiro), Dr Marcus Ianoni (Universidade Federal Fluminense)
3 June 2016 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Dr Aldé and Dr Ianoni were academic visitors in the Brazilian Studies Programme in 2015-2016, and will be presenting the results of their research projects. “Brazilians Online: User Profiles and... Read more
Professor Noam Chomsky (MIT)
2 June 2016 - 5:00pm
Auditorium, Investcorp Building
The Middle East Centre invites you to view a live feed of this year’s Lecture in the Auditorium, Investcorp Building. Professor Chomsky will be speaking in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s... Read more