Trinity 2017 Term Calendar

Trinity 2017 Term Calendar

Unless otherwise stated, all events take place in the Seminar Room, European Studies Centre,
70 Woodstock Road, Oxford  OX2 6HR

Week 1
Tuesday 25 April, 11:00
Reporting from the front: Turkey’s constitutional referendum of April 16
Stefan Szwed (International Observer of the Turkish Referendum)
Chair: Ezgi Basaran (St Antony’s College, Oxford

Tuesday 25 April, 17:00
Online dynamics of the far-right and the far-left in Greece
Lamprini Rori (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Discussant: Jonathan Bright (Oxford Internet Institute)
Chair: Elias Dinas (Brasenose College, Oxford)

Saturday & Sunday 29 & 30 April
Crossings: Negotiating borders and boundaries in the Eastern Mediterranean
Keynote speakers: Clare Azzopardi (University of Malta) and Yiannis Papadakis (University of Cyprus)
Radcliffe Humanities Building
​More information to follow

Week 2
Monday 1 May, 17:00
The new political regime of Turkey in comparative perspective
Koray Çalışkan (Bogazici University)
Chair: Ezgi Basaran (St Antony’s College, Oxford)

Week 3
Thursday 11 May, 17:00
Between Military Rule and Democracy: Regime Consolidation in Greece, Turkey, and Beyond
Yaprak Gursoy (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Discussants: Laurence Whitehead (Nuffield College, Oxford); Stathis Kalyvas (Yale University)
Chair: Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)

Week 5
Wednesday 24 May, 17:00
Majoritarian futures in Europe and beyond
Ivan Krastev (Centre for Liberal Strategies, Bulgaria)
Chair: Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Registration required

Week 6
Right-wing and Left-wing radicalisation in contemporary European Democracies: Cross-theoretical perspectives
Convenor: Lamprini Rori (A. G. Leventis Fellow, St Antony’s College, Oxford)

Week 7
Tuesday 6 June, 17:00
BOOK DEBATE: Memories of Empire and Entry into International Society: views from the European periphery’ Bechev and Edjus, eds, 2017
Panellists: Richard Caplan (Linacre College, Oxford); Filip Ejdus (Bristol University),Vjosa Musliu (Free University of Brussels), Jan Zielonka (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
Chair: Kalypso Nicolaidis (St Antony’s College)
In association with ESC and CIS

Wednesday 7 June, 12:30
Why locals can’t own international interventions: evidence from civilian CSDP missions
Filip Ejdus (Bristol University)
Discussant: Richard Caplan (Linacre College)
Chair: Adis Merdzanovic (St Antony’s College)
Seminar Room E, DPIR, Manor Road, Oxford

Week 8
Monday 12 June, 17:00
Economic and financial challenges in South East Europe
Gent Sejko (Governor, Bank of Albania)
Chair: Othon Anastasakis (St Antony’s College, Oxford)
In association with PEFM