Upcoming Events

AfriSoc 60th Anniversary - Pan Africanism: Learning from the Past, Looking to the Future

Saturday, 2 June, 2018 -
14:00 to 16:00
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 hailing from or interested in Africa to critically engage.

Ambassador Abena Busia
Prof. Patricia Daley
Dr. Tunde Oseni
Dr. Simukai Chigudu
Prof. Kole Omotoṣo (keynote speaker)

Elliott Lecture - From Cold War to Hot Peace: an American ambassador in Putin's Russia

Monday, 4 June, 2018 - 17:00
Investcorp Auditorium, St Antony's

Michael McFaul is Professor of Political Science, Director and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, and the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. He joined the Stanford faculty in 1995.

Dr Michael McFaul (Freeman Spogli Instiute for International Studies & Hoover Institution)

Oxford Africa Annual Lecture: African Studies Centre Annual Lecture 2018 - 'The African rising narrative - where now?' - CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances

Friday, 8 June, 2018 -
17:00 to 19:00
Investcorp Building, St Antony's College, Oxford

We sincerely regret to inform you that the Annual Lecture has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.


Prof. Paul Zeleza (Vice-Chancellor, United States International University-Africa)


Past Events

Seminar in Modern Israel Studies: African Asylum Seekers in Israel: The Security-Demography Nexus.

Monday, 4 November, 2013 -
17:00 to 19:00
School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, (SIAS), Ground Floor Seminar Room, 11 Bevington Road.
Dr Sharon Weinblum (Academic Visitor, Middle East Studies Programme, University of Oxford) and Dr Reuven Ziegler (University of Reading).

Taiwanisation and the Foreign Policy of Counter Secession: Preventing the Legitimisation of Contested States

Friday, 1 November, 2013 -
17:00 to 18:30
Dahrendorf Room, Founder’s Building at St Antony’s College

Abstract: Traditionally, countries engaged in secessionist disputes have concentrated their efforts on preventing breakaway territories from being granted formal recognition by third party states.

Dr James Ker-Lindsay (LSE)