Events

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
European Studies Seminar
Dr Matteo Garavoglia (Department of Politics and International Relations, Oxford)
21 May 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
European elites are consistently torn between a rock and a hard place. On the one hand, they need to promote policy initiatives that are often effective only when delivered through a pan-European... Read more
South Africa Discussion Group
Deborah Posel (Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University College, London)
21 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Deborah Posel (Leverhulme Visiting Professor, University College, London) - Car Troubles: Race on the Road (part of a series on the history and politics of consumption in South Africa)
SEESOX Annual Lecture
Nikos Karamouzis (President, Grant Thornton, Greece)
22 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Since it erupted 10 years ago, the Greek economic crisis has been a painful experience for the country’s economy and society. Its depth, duration and intensity were unprecedented and far worse than... Read more
24 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Masoud Taheri’s documentary film on the life and works of Toshihiko Izutsu. The event is part of the following conference - Neither Near Nor Far: Encounters and Exchanges between Japan and the Middle... Read more
Armando Salvatore (McGill University)
24 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
The event is part of the following conference: Neither Near Nor Far:Encounters and Exchanges between Japan and the Middle East Convenors: Laurent Mignon, University of Oxford Hatsuki Aishima,... Read more
Dr Max Price
24 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The African Studies Centre and the Africa Society at University of Oxford invite you to a talk by Dr Max Price, Former Vice Chancellor of the University of Cape Town on Decolonisation Dilemmas:... Read more
25 May 2019 - 9:15am
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Convenors: Laurent Mignon, University of Oxford Hatsuki Aishima, National Museum of Ethnology Supported by: The John Fell Fund, University of Oxford Japan Society for the Promotion of Science KAKENHI... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Evgeny Dobrenko (Sheffield)
27 May 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
South Africa Discussion Group
Saul Musker (Blavatnik School of Government)
28 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Discussion of the South African elections and recent politics, led by Saul Musker (Blavatnik School of Government) and other students.
SEESOX
Halil M. Karaveli (Turkey Center, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute)
29 May 2019 - 12:30pm
Light lunch provided At a time when an authoritarian-nationalist right is on the rise in Europe and elsewhere, the history of modern Turkey offers instructive lessons on the sources and hold of... Read more
Visiting Fellows Series
Various
30 May 2019 - 9:00am to 6:15pm
Maison Française d'Oxford, 2 – 10 Norham Road, Oxford OX2 6SE
The European Studies Centre Deakin Fellow Conference 2019 is entitled: Trade unions, democracy and political power in Europe This workshop will consider the nature of trade unionism, industrial... Read more
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
Visiting Fellows Series
Various
31 May 2019 - 10:00am to 1 June 2019 - 1:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
The European Studies Centre Richard von Weizsaecker Fellow Conference 2019 is entitled: Places of Risk – Sites of Modernity: Cultures of Security and Risk since the 1970s “Places of Risk – Sites of... Read more
MEC Seminar
Ervand Abrahamian
31 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Sponsored in association with Elahé Omidyar Mir-Djalali, Founder and Chair, Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute About the speaker: Ervand Abrahamian was Distinguished Professor of History and now is... Read more

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