South Africa Discussion Group
Crispian Olver (Author of 'How to steal a city')
22 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, St Antony's College
CRISPIAN OLVER’S career as liberation activist, government bureaucrat and academic has been intimately involved in South Africa’s transition to democracy and state formation process. While practising... Read more
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Ron Bird (University of Technology Sydney), Nicholas Morris (University of New South Wales)
23 May 2018 - 12:30pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abstract: The Australian retirement income system has a number of features that are unique, relying on compulsory contributions, choice and extensive outsourcing. Ron and Nicholas will undertake... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Shahla Tizro (York St John University)
23 May 2018 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: This paper is based on a qualitative study conducted in Iran with 62 men, women and judicial officials in relation to domestic violence against women in Iran mainly in Gilan province... Read more
Valentin Inzko (High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina)
23 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HR
Abtract: As the 25th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Agreement approaches, membership in the EU and NATO remains the fulcrum of any successful strategy in Bosnia and Herzegovina. But the fact that... Read more
24 May 2018 - 9:00am to 25 May 2018 - 5:45pm
Seminar Room, European Studies Centre, 70 Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6HR
Image: Telefunken receiver 1933 European Studies Centre Weizsäcker Conference 2018 Since the end of the war, the Nazis' success in turning their fringe party into a mass movement and, once in power,... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Mark Lipovetsky (University of Colorado-Boulder)
28 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Political Economy of Financial Markets (PEFM)
Andrea Enria (European Banking Authority)
28 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre
Andrea Enria is the chairperson of the European Banking Authority since 2011. From 2008 to 2010, he was head of bank supervision at the Bank of Italy. He studied economics at Bocconi University and... Read more
Mohamed Hersi (Independent)
29 May 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
African Studies Centre Seminar Room
No prior registration is required to attend the seminar, but masters and doctoral students are encouraged to sign up to the online list of graduates working on the Horn of Africa: Read more
Dr Stathis Kalyvas (University of Oxford), Dr Lisa Stampnitzky (University of Sheffield)
29 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 30 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre and Pavilion Room, St Antony's College, University of Oxford
“Political Violence—Causes, Character, and Consequences”, an interdisciplinary graduate student conference, supported by the Centre for International Studies and the Antonian Fund, will be held at... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Deena Al Asfoor (St Catherine's College)
30 May 2018 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Abstract: Oman is a small quite country at the south eastern corner of the Arabian Peninsula. Omani’s lives are heavily influenced by tradition and religion, but education that was mandatory since... Read more
Latin American History Seminar
Rebecca J. Scott, University of Michigan
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rebecca J. Scott is Charles Gibson Distinguished University Professor of History and Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. She studies slavery, emancipation, and citizenship in both Latin... Read more
Rethinking the Contemporary: The World since the Cold War
Jean Comaroff (Harvard) and John Comaroff (Harvard)
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
This lecture explores the global preoccupation with criminality in the early twenty-first century, a preoccupation strikingly disproportionate, in most places and for most people, to the risks posed... Read more
MEC Seminar
Dr. Katrin A. Jomaa (University of Rhode Island)
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm
Lecture Room 1, the Oriental Institute, Pusey Lane, Oxford OX1 2LE
Nationalism that developed in Europe reached the Muslim world in the 20th century, and it hardly brought peace as it brought ethnic and religious rivalries to the fore. Simultaneously, the growth of... Read more
ESC Annual Lecture
Sigmar Gabriel, Germany’s former Foreign Minister
31 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
The Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road, Oxford
The European Studies Centre of St Antony's College, University of Oxford, invites you to attend the ESC Annual Lecture, this year entitled, "Europe in an increasingly uncomfortable world", given by... Read more
Ambassador Abena Busia, Prof. Patricia Daley, Dr. Tunde Oseni, Dr. Simukai Chigudu, Prof. Kole Omotoṣo (keynote speaker)
2 June 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Investcorp Building, St Antony's College, Oxford
The Oxford University Africa Society focuses on African affairs at the University of Oxford. It seeks to set the agenda for the future of the African Continent by providing a platform for students... Read more