Events archive

South Asia Seminar
Rajesh Venugopal (LSE)
5 November 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Rajesh Venugopal book: Nationalism, Development, and Ethnic Conflict in Sri Lanka was published in November 2018 by Cambridge University Press. In it, he explores how the economic and the ethnic have... Read more
Asian Studies Seminar
Sushrut Jadhav (UCL) , Maan Barua (Cambridge)
30 October 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavillion Room, St Antony's College
This keynote traces the fault lines that cut through the cultural landscape cohabitated by elephants, people and mental health professionals to propose an ecology of mental health. Based on... Read more
30 October 2019 - 9:00am to 31 October 2019 - 5:00pm
St Antony's College
The first India Mental Health Conference will take place at St Antony’s College, Oxford on Wednesday 30 & Thursday 31 October 2019. Bringing together experts from these three areas: Clinical,... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Pritam Singh ( Wolfson)
29 October 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Abstract: Centralisation has been the defining characteristic of the Indian state's politico-economic policy objective irrespective of the political party in power at the federal/central level. This... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Dalel Benbabaali (Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, Oxford School of Global and Area Studies)
22 October 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
This seminar will analyse the factors that have led to tribal land alienation in South Asia and how Adivasis’ struggles for autonomy constitute a response to their dispossession, based on a... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Theresa Thompson Chaudhry (Lahore School Of Economics)
15 October 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
In this talk, I’ll be discussing the relationship with child stunting of two practices that are common in the local context. The first is son-biased fertility stopping behaviour, where parents... Read more
East Asia Seminar
Yung E Earm (Seoul National University)
17 June 2019 - 7:00pm
Fellows Dining Room, St Antony's College
The 18th Oxford Korean Academic Society OKAS - Colloqium
6 June 2019 - 2:15pm
Western Library
In the presence of H.E. Enna Park, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea. 14:15-15:00 Welcome by Keeper of Oriental Collections, Dr Gillian Evison Exhibition of Korean Treasures in Oxford Bahari Room,... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Mahboob Hussain (University of the Punjab/ CSASP Academic Visitor)
6 June 2019 - 12:30pm
Deakin Room, St Antony's College
South Asia Seminar
Raza Rumi (Director, Park Center for Independent Media, Ithaca College and Faculty, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs, Editor in Chief, Naya Daur) , Ayesha Siddiqa (SOAS) , Bilal Zahoor (Editorial Director Folio Books) , Karamat Ali (Pakistan Institue of Labour Education)
4 June 2019 - 5:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
South Asia Seminar
Arshi Hashmi (National Defense University, Pakistan/Charles Wallace Trust Visiting Fellow for Pakistan, CSASP)
30 May 2019 - 12:30pm
Deakin Room, St Antony's College
South Asia Seminar
Mick Moore (Institute of Development Studies)
21 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
Sinhalese Buddhism nationalism (SBN) has been the dominant socio-cultural-political force in SL since Independence. It has captured the state. SBN had strong class and materialist roots: it was... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Yasser Kureshi (Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS/ CSASP Academic Visitor)
16 May 2019 - 12:30pm
Deakin Room, St Antony's College
South Asia Seminar
Samita Sen (Cambridge)
14 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College
The paper explores long-term patterns of mobility from the colonial period to understand women’s migration today in the specific context of domestic work. In the colonial period, single women’s... Read more
Irina Lyan (Oxford)
13 May 2019 - 5:30pm
Fellows' Dining Room, St Antony's College
In this talk I propose to draw attention to the often neglected category of ex-peripheries—former developing economies which are still suspended in transition from developing to developed status. By... Read more

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