Events

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
Shashi Tharoor (Lok Sabha)
6 June 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Shashi Tharoor served for twenty-nine years at the United Nations, rising to the post of Under-Secretary-General. He has also been Minister of State for External Affairs in India, is presently a... Read more
Rethinking the Contemporary: The World since the Cold War
Akeel Bilgrami (Columbia)
8 June 2018 - 5:00pm
Pavilion Room
Organised with support from the First World War and Global Religions AHRC-funded project, All Souls College, the Asian Studies Centre of St Antony’s College, the Global History Centre and the Centre... Read more
Matthew J. Walton (Aung San Suu Kyi Senior Research Fellow in Modern Burmese Studies, St Antony’s College)
13 June 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Investcorp Lecture Theatre
The field of Burma Studies has expanded rapidly in the past decade. Part of this growth has been fuelled by changes in Myanmar’s political conditions, as research opportunities have opened up on... Read more
Romila Thapar (Emeritus Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Honorary Fellow, St Antony's College and Lady Margaret Hall)
19 June 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Pavilion Room