Events archive

African Studies Seminar
Sarah O’Neill, Institute of Tropical Medicine (Antwerp).
7 May 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St. Antony’s College
Burma/Myanmar Events in Oxford
Kirsten McConnachie (Joyce Pearce Research Fellow, Refugee Studies Centre Oxford)
7 May 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Seminar Room D, Manor Road Building
Abstract: This talk considers two intersecting trends in forced migration – urbanisation of refugee populations, and a policy approach of securitization - as they relate to refugees from Myanmar in... Read more
Veselin Vackov (Director / Managing Editor at Lidove noviny, Prague)
7 May 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Light lunch provided Co-organised by SEESOX and POMP, in association with the Oxford Bulgarian, Czech and Slovak Societies. Veselin Vačkov is a Bulgarian-born media executive and journalist. Since... Read more
POMP Seminar Series
Veselin Vačkov (Journalist with Lidové noviny, Prague)
7 May 2015 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
European Studies Centre, St Antony's College, 70 Woodstock Road
Veselin Vačkov, Ph.D. is a Bulgarian-born Czech journalist, currently the director of the oldest Czech daily newspaper Lidové noviny. Between 2000 and 2009, he was the paper’s editor-in-chief.... Read more
Danijela Dolenec (University of Zagreb)
6 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Danijela Dolenec is Assistant Professor of Comparative Politics at the Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb. She holds an MSc from the LSE and a doctorate from the ETH Zurich. Her... Read more
Jazbec Boštjan (Governor of Central Bank of Slovenia)
5 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Co-organised by SEESOX and PEFM Boštjan Jazbec graduated from the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana, and continued his studies at the Central European University in Budapest and Prague.... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Margie Orford
5 May 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St. Antony’s College
South Asia Seminar
Mary King (Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies at the UN-affiliated University for Peace, Costa Rica, and Distinguished Rothermere American Institute Fellow, University of Oxford)
5 May 2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Fellow's Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St Antony's College
North American Studies Seminar Series
Dr Iván Farías (Oxford Brookes University)
4 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's college
This seminar will discuss how the creation of dispute settlement mechanisms in NAFTA mainly responded to the interests of the North American national governments, not foreign investors (as it is... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
John Garrard & Carol Garrard (Arizona)
4 May 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
There is nothing surprising about the rise of religiosity in a nation that for eight decades had been subjected to militant state-enforced atheism. But when Putin cast Russia's takeover of the Crimea... Read more
Roland Marchal (CERI-Sciences Po)
4 May 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room 2, ODID, 3 Mansfield Road
Sisyphus in Central Africa: Managing the Crisis in the Central African Republic
ESC Lunchtime Seminar
James Dennison, Nuffield College
4 May 2015 - 1:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre
Light lunch provided & everybody is welcome!
Dahrendorf Programme
Craig Calhoun, Director of the LSE
1 May 2015 - 6:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theater, St Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
Clare Weaver, Deputy General Manager, Legal and Compliance Departments, Mitsui & Co Europe Plc
1 May 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
“Mitsui is People”: Mitsui & Co., Ltd in the 21st Century
European Studies Seminar
Richard Caplan, Professor of International Relations, University of Oxford, Scilla Elworthy, Founder of the Oxford Research Group and Peace Direct, Rama Mani, Senior Research Associate of the University of Oxford’s Centre for International Studies
30 April 2015 - 6:00pm
Seminar Room A, Manor Road Building, Manor Road, Oxford
A joint CIS/ESC panel discussion onDr Scilla Elworthy's new book 'Pioneering the Possible: Awakened Leadership for a World That Works' and the Oxford launch of Rising Women Rising World Professor... Read more