Events

26 April 2019 - 9:00am
TRINITY TERM 2019 ----------------- Time: 5:00pm Venue: Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College Tuesday, 30 April Rethinking Democratization in the Wake of the Arab Spring Carrie Wickham... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Carrie Wickham (Emory University)
30 April 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the seminar: Developments in the Middle East in the wake of the Arab Spring underscore the fact that the legacies of authoritarian rule are difficult to unravel. With the lone exception of... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Professor Beshara Doumani
3 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Beshara Doumani is a Joukowsky Family Distinguished Professor of Modern Middle East History, whose research focuses on marginalized groups, places, and time periods in the early... Read more
MEC Seminar
Professor Benny Morris and Professor Dror Zeevi
6 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speakers: Professor Benny Morris was born in Kibbutz Ein Hahoresh in 1948 and brought up in Israel and New York. After IDF service, he did a BA at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a... Read more
Middle East Centre Friday Seminar Series
Yael Zerubavel
10 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
Joint event with Oxford School for Global and Area Studies (OSGA) About the seminar: At once an ecological phenomenon and a cultural construction, the desert has varied associations in Zionist and... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Behnaz Hosseini (University of Vienna)
15 May 2019 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Behnaz Hosseini completed her doctoral research with a focus on Yārsān, a religious minority in Iran and Tran-nationalism in Sweden at the Institute of Oriental Studies in... Read more
MEC Seminar
Ervand Abrahamian
31 May 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: Ervand Abrahamian was Distinguished Professor of History and now is Professor Emeritus of History at Baruch College and the Graduate Center in the City University of New York. He... Read more
MEC Women's Rights Research Seminars
Tomoko Yamagishi (St Antony's College)
5 June 2019 - 2:00pm
Board Room, Kirdar Building, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College
About the speaker: YAMAGISHI Tomoko is a Professor at School of Political Science and Economics in Meiji University, Tokyo, to deliver lectures of “Cultural Theories” and “Area Study of West Asia”.... Read more
Dr Saeb Erekat (Palestine Liberation Organization Negotiation Affairs Department)
20 June 2019 - 5:00pm
Investcorp Auditorium, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College