Events archive

Jeremy Adelman, Princeton University
31 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College
“What motivates sympathy for people in distress in far-away places? Is the rise of humanitarianism recent or ancient? This lecture will explore the ways that global integration since the nineteenth... Read more
Professor Jane Guyer
31 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College, Univeristy of Oxford
Jane Guyer is professor Emerita, Department of Anthropology, Johns Hopkins University, USA, and author of the acclaimed book, Marginal Gains: Monetary Transactions in Atlantic Africa (2004), among... Read more
South Asia Seminar
Rajesh Venugopal (London School of Economics)
31 October 2017 - 2:00pm
Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum
This paper (joint work with Shalaka Thakur) examines the parallel governance system that has emerged under the protracted ceasefire between the Indian government and the separatist National Socialist... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Catriona Kelly (New College)
30 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Various speakers - please see Relaod Greece website
28 October 2017 - 9:30am to 6:00pm
Rooms on Regents Park, London
Join the fourth Reload Greece Conference for a day of Inspiration, Innovation & Engagement. 'The unstoppable generation: Hacking entrepreneurship into a culture' will explore and debate how a... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
27 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
27 October 2017 - 9:00am to 28 October 2017 - 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St Antony’s College
Full programme
Nissan Seminar
27 October 2017 - 9:00am to 28 October 2017 - 2:00pm
The Fellows Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building, St. Antony's College
Ecologies of Knowledge and Practice: Japanese Studies and the Environmental Humanities The full programme can now be found here A day... Read more
African Studies Seminar
Ambassador Jianhua Zhong, Yuzhou Sun
26 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
Ambassador Zhong was born in 1950, in Jiangsu, China. After spent five years in a village in Danyang as a peasant, he was sent to study in Beijing Institute of Foreign Language in 1973. Joined the... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Klaus Gallo, Universidad di Tella, Argentina; , David Wood, Sheffield University; , Matthew Brown, Bristol University
26 October 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Klaus Gallo is Associate Professor of the History Faculty at the Universidad Torcuato Di Tella in Argentina. His current research interests focuses on politics, ideas and culture in Buenos Aires... Read more
Southeast Asia Seminar
Syahrul Hidayat (University of Exeter; University of Indonesia) and Kevin W. Fogg (Centre for Islamic Studies)
25 October 2017 - 2:00pm
Deakin Room
Using previously un-mined data on more than 600 members of Indonesia's Constitutional Assembly (1956-1959), this seminar will present a detailed picture of the political elites of post-independence... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Dr Basma Al Mutlaq (School of Oriental and African Studies)
25 October 2017 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: As in other parts of the world, women’s empowerment has gained prominence in today’s Saudi Arabia, with a surge in initiatives and leadership projects – all seeking to address the themes of... Read more
Nora Fisher Onar (Coastal Carolina University)
25 October 2017 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Ankara’s recent illiberal turn has led many to question the compatibility of Islamism and liberalism in Turkey. Yet, a closer reading of the country’s two-century journey across political modernity... Read more
East Asia Seminar
Nan Li (Institute of American Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences)
24 October 2017 - 5:00pm
Dahrendorf Room
THIS TALK HAS BEEN POSTPONED Please email to be notified once it has been rescheduled. Nan Li is an associate research fellow at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences’ Institute... Read more
ESC Core Seminar Series
Martin Conway (Balliol College)
24 October 2017 - 5:00pm
European Studies Centre