Events archive

Latin American History Seminar
Matthew Restall, Pennsylvania State University
21 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Matthew Restall is a Colonial Latin American Historian with areas of specialization in Yucatan and Mexico, Guatemala and Belize, Maya history, the Spanish Conquest, and Africans in Spanish America.... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Tamar Koplatadze (University College)
21 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
21 May 2018 - 10:00am to 22 May 2018 - 12:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Image © Juan Genovés The European Studies Centre Santander Conference 2018 This conference aims to examine the historical, legal and socio-political implications of the idea and implementation of a ‘... Read more
MEC Seminar
Umran Safter (Director)
18 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
It was the most complex of times… assassinations … insurrections... paranoia … and a sultan who had to rule amidst it all. Why would a sultan confine himself to a palace for 33 years? Could an empire... Read more
Nissan Seminar
18 May 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
This one-day conference features three co-authors of the book manuscript Compressed Development (nearing completion, to be published by Oxford University Press), as well as a diverse set of... Read more
Nissan Seminar
18 May 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
This one-day conference features three co-authors of the book manuscript Compressed Development (nearing completion, to be published by Oxford University Press), as well as a diverse set of... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Mai Hassan (University of Michigan)
17 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
The government faces a principal–agent problem with lower-level state officers. Officers are often expected to use the state coercive capacity endowed to them to politically benefit the government.... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Alvaro Caso Bello, Johns Hopkins University
17 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Álvaro Caso Bello is a Ph.D. candidate in History at Johns Hopkins University, having previously completed an M.A. in History at Hopkins. He recently co-edited, with Gabriel Paquette, a new edition... Read more
Visiting Parliamentary Fellows Programme
Michael Gove MP (Conservative Party, Secretary of State for Environment), Chris Bryant MP (Labour Party, Former Shadow Leader of the House of Commons), Ian Birrell (Contributing Editor, 'Mail on Sunday')
17 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Final Session: Visiting Parliamentary Fellowship Seminar Series 2018 "BRACE FOR IMPACT: THE MULTIPLE DIMENSIONS OF BREXIT" Convenors: Baroness Simone Finn and Lord Jon Mendelsohn St Antony's... Read more
Monika Bickert (Vice President of Global Policy Management, Facebook), Yvette Cooper (Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee) , Louise Richardson (Vice-Chancellor, University of Oxford)
16 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
India on the World Stage: International Relations of India Seminar Series
Martin Bayly (LSE)
16 May 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Syndicate Room
The seminar is organised by the Indian National Student Association (INSA), with support from the South Asian Studies Programme at the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, and from the Asian... Read more
Dan Mains (University of Oklahoma)
15 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
African Studies Centre Seminar Room
South Asia Seminar
David Lewis (LSE)
15 May 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
Policy-makers are often seen as being out of touch with the communities they serve. But closing the “gap” between policy makers and people is not straightforward. An experimental initiative in... Read more
Dr Renata Dwan, Director, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) , Dr Thomas Greminger, Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) , Dr Michael Møller, Director General of the United Nations Office at Geneva
14 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium
This panel is part of the SSD Incubator project directed by Professor Jan Zielonka , (DPIR & St Antony’s College)
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Robert Chandler (Queen Mary, University of London)
14 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Vasily Grossman’s Life and Fate has been hailed as a 20th century War and Peace . However, Life and Fate is only the second half of a dilogy, the first half of which was published in 1952. Grossman... Read more

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