Events archive

European Studies Seminar
Giorgio La Malfa (Jemolo Fellow, Nuffield College, Oxford)
6 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Gone are the days of Europe optimism, when the Euro was hailed as the boldest step in the process of Europe’s political integration. Nowadays, the defence of the common currency is mostly based on a... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Reem Abou El Fadl (SOAS, University of London)
6 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Library Reading Room at the Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6JF
MIDDLE EAST CENTRE FRIDAY SEMINAR SERIES: The state of Egypt, the State of Palestine Reem teaches courses on the Comparative Politics and International Relations of the Middle East, and is a Fellow... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Professor Aaron S. Moore, Arizona State University
6 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Engineering the Empire: “Comprehensive Development” in Japan’s Colonial Borderlands Please note that this seminar will take place on Friday 6th March and start at 5.00 p.m. in the Pavilion Room.
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Dr Lucie Ryzova, Junior Research Fellow in Oriental Studies, St. John’s College
5 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Middle East Centre, 68 Woodstock Road
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Natalie Gold (King’s College London)
5 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road
Latin American History Seminar
Austeen Ivereigh, author of The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope (2014)
5 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk
African Studies Seminar
Kate Meagher (LSE) , Karine Bennafla (Lyon/Edinburgh)
5 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Pavilion - St. Antony’s College
Launch of the Université Libre de Bruxelles/Oxford collaborative project hosted by Martin Rosenfeld (Oxford), Emma Lochery (Oxford / ULB), Neil Carrier (Oxford), Nicholas van Hear (Oxford) and Andrea... Read more
5 March 2015 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
Oxford University Japan Society is delighted to announce that Minister Hideki Asari will be coming to the Nissan Institute on Thursday, 5th March 2015 to give a talk on Abenomics and Japanese Foreign... Read more
Visiting Fellows Series
Dimitrios Gkintidis (SEESOX Leventis Visiting Fellow)
5 March 2015 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road.
Latin American Main Seminar
Chair: Betty Bigombe, Senior Director, Fragility, Conflict and Violence CCSA, Speaker: Leigh Payne, Professor of Sociology and Latin America, University of Oxford (St. Antony's College), Speaker: Bridget Marchesi, Fellow, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy’s Transitional Justice program, Discussant: Chris Mahony, Criminal Justice and Citizen Security Consultant, Governance GP, Discussant: Saku Akmeemana, Senior Governance Specialist, Governance GP
5 March 2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am
World Bank HQ, MC 6-100
Please join us for a presentation from the Transitional Justice Research Collaborative on the impact of transitional justice mechanisms in strengthening democracy, human rights, and peace. The... Read more
Asian Studies Seminar
Ali Jafar Zaidi
4 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony's College
Ali Jafar Zaidi’s recently published political autobiography in Urdu presents a people’s perspective on the history of Pakistan. It is a fascinating tale of how his personal life and political... Read more
Dimitar Bechev (LSE)
4 March 2015 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
SEESOX Seminar Series, Hilary Term 2015 Global South East Europe in a multipolar world Since the collapse of communism, South East Europe has been approached in the context of its European vocation... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Su Lin Lewis (Bristol)
4 March 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Deakin Room, Founder's Building, St Antony's College
The social history of colonial Southeast Asia has often been seen through the lens of ‘plural societies’, where diverse ethnic groups rarely mixed. This paper challenges that narrative by examining... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Baroness Kay Andrews (former Under-Secretary of State, DCLG; Chair, English Heritage), Prof. Margaret MacMillan (St Antony’s), Graham Avery (St Antony's, Hon. Director-General, European Commission)
3 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Latin American Main Seminar
Professor Nancy Bermeo
3 March 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
The Latin American Centre Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk