Events

Upcoming Events

Women's Rights Research Seminar: The Archaeology of Experience of Domestic Violence against women in Iran (Middle East Centre)

Wednesday, 23 May, 2018 - 14:00
Board Room, Middle East Centre, St Antony's College

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 situated in the north of Iran.

Speaker(s): 
Shahla Tizro (York St John University)

REES's Dr Makovicky discussing 'School of Europeanness: Tolerance and Other Lessons in Political Liberalism in Latvia'

Thursday, 24 May, 2018 - 15:30
Pauling Centre

Dr Nicolette Makovicky (REES) will be on the panel to discuss Dr Dace Dzenovska's new book 'School of Europeanness: Tolerance and Other Lessons in Political Liberalism in Latvia’.

The event will be a panel discussion on the book and the themes it raises, with the participation of:

Horn of Africa: Shelter from the storm: Somali migrant networks in Uganda between international business and regional geopolitics

Tuesday, 29 May, 2018 -
16:00 to 17:30
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: http://goo.gl/qtv30E

 

Speaker(s): 
Mohamed Hersi (Independent)

Latin American History Seminar: Luisa Coleta and the Capuchin Friar: Slavery, Salvation, and the Adjudication of Status (Havana, 1817)

Thursday, 31 May, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
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 America and the United States. Along with Jean M.

Speaker(s): 
Rebecca J. Scott, University of Michigan

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Past Events

Conference: Rethinking Nationalism, Sectarianism and Ethno-Religious Mobilisation in the Middle East (Day 3)

Sunday, 28 January, 2018 -
09:30 to 16:00
The Harold Lee Room, Pembroke College

The final day of a three-day event generously supported by Pembroke College, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, the Middle East Centre at St Antony's College, and The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH).  PLEASE NOTE THAT DAYS 2 and 3 OF

Speaker(s): 
Teije Hidde Donker
Fiona McCallum
Yasuyuki Matsunaga
Sule Can
Maria Kastrinou
Fouad Marei
Gaetan du Roy
Marina Calculli
Hiroko Miyokawa
Dylan O'Driscoll
Michael Willis
Alex Henley (Chair)
Walter Armbrust (Chair)
Ahmed Al Shahi (Chair)

Conference: Rethinking Nationalism, Sectarianism and Ethno-Religious Mobilisation in the Middle East (Day 2)

Saturday, 27 January, 2018 -
09:30 to 17:15
The Harold Lee Room, Pembroke College

The second day of a three-day event generously supported by Pembroke College, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, the Middle East Centre at St Antony's College, and The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH).  PLEASE NOTE THAT DAYS 2 and 3 OF

Speaker(s): 
Henry Clements
Elvire Corboz
Vefa Erginbas
Hussein Abou Saleh
Toby Dodge
Ceren Lord
Keiko Sakai
Z. Asli Elitsoy
Yoko Uno
David Warren
Noor Zehra Zaid
Amaan Merali
Alex Henley
Hratch Tchilingirian
Anthony O'Mahony
Philip Robins (Chair)
Eugene Rogan (Chair)
Justin Jones (Chair)

MEC Friday Seminar Series: Formations of the Sectarian

Friday, 26 January, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
The Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College

This lecture is also the keynote address of the three-day conference on 'Nationalism, Sectarianism and Ethno-Religious Mobilisation in the Middle East' co-organised by the Middle East Centre at St Antony's, Middle East Studies within the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies and Pembroke Colle

Speaker(s): 
Max Weiss (Princeton)
Philip Robins (Chair)

Latin American Centre Seminars: Making America Grate Again: Trump and Latin America

Friday, 26 January, 2018 -
17:00 to 18:30
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Laurence Whitehead is a Senior Research Fellow in Politics at Nuffield College, Oxford University, and until 2015 was Senior Fellow of the College. During 2005/6 he served as Acting Warden there. In 2011/2 he served as Senior Proctor of the University.

Speaker(s): 
Laurence Whitehead, Nuffield College

"Chile´s political development and its relations to Latin America". A conversation with Rolando Drago Rodríguez (Ambassador of Chile)

Friday, 26 January, 2018 -
12:45 to 14:15
LAC Seminar Room, 1 Church Walk, Oxford
Rolando Drago was educated at the Universidad Técnica del Estado, the Universidad Católica de Chile and the Diplomatic Academy of Chile.
 

Conference: Rethinking Nationalism, Sectarianism and Ethno-Religious Mobilisation in the Middle East (Day 1)

Friday, 26 January, 2018 -
09:00 to 18:30
The Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College

The first day of a three-day event generously supported by Pembroke College, the Sasakawa Peace Foundation, the Middle East Centre at St Antony's College, and The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH).

Day 1 - Friday 26th January 2018

Speaker(s): 
Max Weiss (Keynote lecture)
Karin Loevy
Sarah Shields
Oren Barak
Raymond Hinnebusch
Michael Marcusa
Jerome Drevon
Michael Clark
Loubna El Amine
Kevin Mazur
Yesim Bayar
Karim Khwanda
Yaacov Yadgar (Chair)
Toby Matthiesen (Chair)
Laurent Mignon (Chair)

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