SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Thu, 05 May 2016 21:04:21 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk Japan Day http://www.soas.ac.uk/widening-participation/languages-and-culture-outreach-activities/05may2016-japan-day.html

Date: 5 May 2016 10:00am

Finishes:5 May 2016 03:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

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Thu, 05 May 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Tibet and the Silk Road http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/05may2016-tibet-and-the-silk-road.html

Date: 5 May 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:5 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Thu, 05 May 2016 13:00:00 +0100
The Incipient Art of Comparison: The Turn of Political Thought http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/05may2016-the-incipient-art-of-comparison-the-turn-of-political-thought.html

Date: 5 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:19 May 2016 12:00am

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

The Centre for Comparative Political Thought presents Professor Michael Freeden on 'The Incipient Art of Comparison: The Turn of Political Thought'.

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Thu, 05 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Prof. Ashley Thompson Inaugural Lecture - Double Realities: The Complex Lives of Ancient Khmer ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/about/events/inaugurals/05may2016-prof-ashley-thompson-inaugural-lecture---double-realities-the-complex-lives-of-ancient-khm.html

Date: 5 May 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:5 May 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room:

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Thu, 05 May 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Damage to Yemen's Cultural Heritage http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/05may2016-damage-to-yemens-cultural-heritage.html

Date: 5 May 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:5 May 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Thu, 05 May 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Liu Jingting, A Storyteller, Conversationalist, and Adviser from the Mind-Qing Transition Period http://www.soas.ac.uk/cia/events/china-humanities-research-seminar-chrs-series/06may2016-liu-jingting-a-storyteller-conversationalist-and-adviser-from-the-mind-qing-transition-per.html

Date: 6 May 2016 11:00am

Finishes:6 May 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Fri, 06 May 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Performance as Site of Memory: Performing Art History in Vietnam and Singapore http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/06may2016-performance-as-site-of-memory-performing-art-history-in-vietnam-and-singapore.html

Date: 6 May 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:6 May 2016 05:30pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 06 May 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Canada - Individual Counselling (Vancouver) http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/06may2016-canada---individual-counselling-vancouver.html

Date: 6 May 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:6 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 06 May 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/06may2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 6 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:6 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 06 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Sentiments of Mutual Affection for Social Renewal: Confronting Growth and Development through ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/06may2016-sentiments-of-mutual-affection-for-social-renewal-confronting-growth-and-development---thr.html

Date: 6 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:6 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 06 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
South Korean Law Seminar Series: Policing Ethnic Minority Communities in South Korea http://www.soas.ac.uk/ceal/events/06may2016-south-korean-law-seminar-series--policing-ethnic-minority-communities-in-south-korea.html

Date: 6 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:6 May 2016 07:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Fri, 06 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Communication and Conflict: Iraq and Syria http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/centre-for-media-and-film-studies-research-seminar/07may2016-communication-and-conflict-iraq-and-syria.html

Date: 7 May 2016 09:30am

Finishes:7 May 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

A One-Day International Conference Open to the Public

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Sat, 07 May 2016 08:30:00 +0100
Canada - NACAC International Universities Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/07may2016-canada---nacac-international-universities-fair.html

Date: 7 May 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:7 May 2016 04:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 07 May 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Canada - Individual Counselling (Vancouver) http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/08may2016-canada---individual-counselling-vancouver.html

Date: 8 May 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:8 May 2016 06:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sun, 08 May 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Radical South Asia: Protest, interventions and movements http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/09may2016-radical-south-asia-protest-interventions-and-movements.html

Date: 9 May 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Third Annual Graduate Workshop for PhD students and early postdocs

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Mon, 09 May 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Primavera: Sokari Douglas Camp CBE in conversation with Gerard Houghton http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/09may2016-primavera-sokari-douglas-camp-cbe-in-conversation-with-gerard-houghton.html

Date: 9 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: 116

During this event, the internationally renowned sculptor Sokari Douglas Camp CBE will be discussing her latest exhibition 'Primavera'.

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Mon, 09 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Congo’s Environmental Paradox: Potential and Predation in a Land of Plenty http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/09may2016-congos-environmental-paradox-potential-and-predation-in-a-land-of-plenty.html

Date: 9 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:9 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

Telling a different story about power and nature, Congo’s Environmental Paradox examines the dynamics of this huge country’s forest, mining, land, water and oil sectors in an integrated way.

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Mon, 09 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Rentier Capitalism. Disorganised Development and Social Injustice in Pakistan http://www.soas.ac.uk/industrial-development-and-policy/events/09may2016-rentier-capitalism-disorganised-development-and-social-injustice-in-pakistan.html

Date: 9 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:9 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre (KLT)

Rentier Capitalism. Disorganised Development and Social Injustice in Pakistan

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Mon, 09 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Indian University Campuses under Pressure: National and International Dimensions of Recent ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/09may2016-indian-university-campuses-under-pressure-national-and-international-dimensions-of-recent-.html

Date: 9 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:9 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Mon, 09 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
精神的契合——现代主义诗学在抗战时期的中国 (Spiritual affinity——The ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/chinese_forum/10may2016--spiritual-affinitythe-modernist-poetics-in-china-during-the-anti-japanese-war.html

Date: 10 May 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Tue, 10 May 2016 12:00:00 +0100
The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer http://www.soas.ac.uk/cisd/events/10may2016-the-turbulent-world-of-middle-east-soccer.html

Date: 10 May 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BG111

James M Dorsey, author

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Tue, 10 May 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Epigraphy at Bodhgaya http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/10may2016-epigraphy-at-bodhgaya.html

Date: 10 May 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Tue, 10 May 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Canada - Individual Counselling (Toronto) http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/10may2016-canada---individual-counselling-toronto.html

Date: 10 May 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Tue, 10 May 2016 15:00:00 +0100
United States Law and Policy on Transitional Justice http://www.soas.ac.uk/ccrj/10may2016--united-states-law-and-policy-on-transitional-justice.html

Date: 10 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

Seminar and Book Launch for United States Law and Policy on Transitional Justice.

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Tue, 10 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
The Practice of Recollecting http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/sewol-ferry-events/10may2016-the-practice-of-recollecting.html

Date: 10 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

Panel Discussion to Commemorate the 2nd Anniversary of Sewol Ferry Disaster

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Tue, 10 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Living in a Time of Deception http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/10may2016-living-in-a-time-of-deception.html

Date: 10 May 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:10 May 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Tue, 10 May 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Learning and Teaching Conference http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/events/11may2016-learning-and-teaching-conference.html

Date: 11 May 2016 10:00am

Finishes:11 May 2016 02:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: BGLT

The Learning and Teaching Development team would like to invite staff and students to sign up for the third Learning and Teaching Conference which will explore topics including facilitating student success; different approaches to improve student retention; and engagement with students inside and outside the classroom.

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Wed, 11 May 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Canada - Individual Counselling (Toronto) http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/11may2016-canada---individual-counselling-toronto.html

Date: 11 May 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:11 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Wed, 11 May 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Dr Hans Bakker - The Quest for the Pāśupata Weapon http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/study-of-religions-research-seminars/11may2016-dr-hans-bakker---the-quest-for-the-pupata-weapon.html

Date: 11 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:11 May 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Wed, 11 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Sir Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art Annual Lecture - Bronze Daggers and Silver Bowls: ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/seminars/11may2016-sir-percival-david-foundation-of-chinese-art-annual-lecture---bronze-daggers-and-silver-bo.html

Date: 11 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:11 May 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The lecture will consider the different ways in which the Chinese interacted with their neighbours and the new materials and artefacts that this exchange produced

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Wed, 11 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Tughra-mania and Calligraphy During the Reign of Sultan Ahmed III (r. 1703-1730) http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/islac/11may2016-tughra-mania-and-calligraphy-during-the-reign-of-sultan-ahmed-iii-r-1703-1730.html

Date: 11 May 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:11 May 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 11 May 2016 18:00:00 +0100
1st SOAS Sylheti Conference http://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/sylheti-conference/

Date: 12 May 2016 09:15am

Finishes:12 May 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: B102

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Thu, 12 May 2016 08:15:00 +0100
Annual Palestine Research Seminar http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cps/events/12may2016-annual-palestine-research-seminar.html

Date: 12 May 2016 09:30am

Finishes:12 May 2016 04:00pm

Venue: MBI Al Jaber Building, 21 Russell Square

Room: MBI Al Jaber Conference Room

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Thu, 12 May 2016 08:30:00 +0100
Women’s rights and social justice in India in times of neo-liberal and reactionary politics http://www.soas.ac.uk/human-rights-law/events/12may2016-womens-rights-and-social-justice-in-india-in-times-of-neo-liberal-and-reactionary-politics.html

Date: 12 May 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:12 May 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Thu, 12 May 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Korean Literature's New Wave: An Evening with Han Yujoo and Cheon Myeong-kwan http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/alr-event-2016/12may2016-korean-literatures-new-wave-an-evening-with-han-yujoo-and-cheon-myeong-kwan.html

Date: 12 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:12 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Thu, 12 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Beyond the Pale: The Earliest Agrarian States and “their Barbarians” http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/12may2016-beyond-the-pale-the-earliest-agrarian-states-and-their-barbarians.html

Date: 12 May 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:12 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BGLT

The "Golden Age of Barbarians"

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Thu, 12 May 2016 16:30:00 +0100
Beyond the Pale: The Earliest Agrarian States and “their Barbarians” http://www.soas.ac.uk/centenary/centenary-events/12may2016-beyond-the-pale-the-earliest-agrarian-states-and-their-barbarians.html

Date: 12 May 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:12 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BGLT

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Thu, 12 May 2016 16:30:00 +0100
8th Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics conference http://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/events/apll8-conference/

Date: 13 May 2016 12:00am

Finishes:14 May 2016 12:00am

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

The purpose of the APLL conferences is to provide a venue for presentation of the best current research on Austronesian and Papuan languages and linguistics and to promote collaboration and research in this area.

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Thu, 12 May 2016 23:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/13may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 13 May 2016 11:00am

Finishes:13 May 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Fri, 13 May 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Governance Without Hierarchy? Effective and Legitimate in Areas of Limited Statehood http://www.soas.ac.uk/ccrj/events/13may2016-governance-without-hierarchy-effective-and-legitimate-in-areas-of-limited-statehood.html

Date: 13 May 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:13 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Room 4426

The Centre for the International Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice at SOAS invites you to join us on Friday, May 13 at 15:00 - 17:00 at SOAS, University of London in Room 4426 (Main College Buildings) for "Governance Without Hierarchy? Effective and Legitimate in Areas of Limited Statehood", a talk by Professor Dr. Tanja Börzel and Professor Dr. Thomas Risse, Otto-Suhr-Institute for Political Science, Freie Universität Berlin.

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Fri, 13 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/13may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 13 May 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:13 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Fri, 13 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/13may2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 13 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:13 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 13 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Dr Andrey Baykov: Russia & the West - Towards a New Understanding http://www.soas.ac.uk/cisd/events/13may2016-dr-andrey-baykov-russia--the-west---towards-a-new-understanding.html

Date: 13 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:13 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue:

Room: BGLT

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Fri, 13 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Symposium on Ikat Textiles - "Ties That Bind (Past, Present and Future)" http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/14may2016-symposium-on-ikat-textiles---ties-that-bind-past-present-and-future.html

Date: 14 May 2016 09:00am

Finishes:15 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Sat, 14 May 2016 08:00:00 +0100
The Eight Aspects of the Buddha through Text, Ritual, and Image in Medieval China http://www.soas.ac.uk/buddhiststudies/events/16may2016-the-eight-aspects-of-the-buddha-through-text-ritual-and-image-in-medieval-china.html

Date: 16 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:16 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Mon, 16 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
The Traffic in Hierarchy: Precedence and Power in Burmese Social Life http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/16may2016-the-traffic-in-hierarchy-precedence-and-power-in-burmese-social-life.html

Date: 16 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:16 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Mon, 16 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Make a Difference Celebration http://www.soas.ac.uk/careers/events/16may2016-make-a-difference-celebration.html

Date: 16 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:16 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Suite

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Mon, 16 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/17may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 17 May 2016 11:00am

Finishes:17 May 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Tue, 17 May 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/17may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 17 May 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:17 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Tue, 17 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100
The Guardian of Things: Archeology of Curating in Thailand http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/17may2016-the-guardian-of-things-archeology-of-curating-in-thailand.html

Date: 17 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:17 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Tue, 17 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/18may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 18 May 2016 11:00am

Finishes:18 May 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Wed, 18 May 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Nepal's EarthquakeOne Year On: Resilience, Relief and Remembering http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/18may2016-nepals-earthquakeone-year-on-resilience-relief-and-remembering.html

Date: 18 May 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:18 May 2016 05:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 18 May 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/18may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 18 May 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:18 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Wed, 18 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100
An eye for the "other": Representations of alterity in contemporary postcolonial ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cclps/criticalforum/18may2016-an-eye-for-the-other-representations-of-alterity-in-contemporary-postcolonial-texts.html

Date: 18 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:18 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Wed, 18 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Economics, (and) governance and (for) sustainable development http://www.soas.ac.uk/industrial-development-and-policy/events/18may2016-economics-and-governance-and-for-sustainable-development.html

Date: 18 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:18 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102 (Brunei Gallery)

Economics, (and) governance and (for) sustainable development

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Wed, 18 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/19may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 19 May 2016 11:00am

Finishes:19 May 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Thu, 19 May 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Demonstration of Patan Patola weaving http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/world-ikat-textiles/19may2016-demonstration-of-patan-patola-weaving.html

Date: 19 May 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:19 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Exhibition Rooms

Master weavers Rohit and Rahul Salvi will be demonstrating Patan Patola weaving

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Thu, 19 May 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Language and Conflict: Politics of Language and Identity across Contexts http://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/events/20may2016-language-and-conflict-politics-of-language-and-identity-across-contexts.html

Date: 20 May 2016 09:00am

Finishes:20 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 20 May 2016 08:00:00 +0100
PhD Colloquium http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/20may2016-phd-colloquium.html

Date: 20 May 2016 10:00am

Finishes:20 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

School of Law PhD Colloquium, an all day event.

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Fri, 20 May 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Language Comparison and Language History: Round table discussion with focus on Bantu languages http://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/events/20may2016-language-comparison-and-language-history-round-table-discussion-with-focus-on-bantu-langua.html

Date: 20 May 2016 01:30pm

Finishes:20 May 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: B111

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Fri, 20 May 2016 12:30:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/20may2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 20 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:20 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 20 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
ISIS, Paris, Pakistan and the search for peace: conversations with an Islamic scholar http://www.soas.ac.uk/csp/events/annual-lecture/20may2016-isis-paris-pakistan-and-the-search-for-peace-conversations-with-an-islamic-scholar-.html

Date: 20 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:20 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Fri, 20 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The Nubian Languages and Culture Project http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/21may2016-the-nubian-languages-and-culture-project.html

Date: 21 May 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:21 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Under the auspices of SOAS’ World Languages Institute and in collaboration with the Centre for African Studies we are pleased to launch the Nubian
Languages and Culture Project for the protection, documentation and promotion of the intangible heritage of the Nubian Nile valley.

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Sat, 21 May 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Film Screening: Journey into Europe http://www.soas.ac.uk/csp/events/21may2016-film-screening-journey-into-europe-.html

Date: 21 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:21 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre (KLT)

Film screening of Journey into Europe and panel discussion with discussants Professor Akbar Ahmed and Professor Peter Morey (Executive Producer). Chaired by Dr Amina Yaqin.

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Sat, 21 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
From Anti-Apartheid Activist to State Actor: Perspectives on Global Crises http://www.soas.ac.uk/cisd/events/23may2016-from-anti-apartheid-activist-to-state-actor-perspectives-on-global-crises.html

Date: 23 May 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:23 May 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BGLT

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Mon, 23 May 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Owning the Angel: Property, Rights, and Law in African Music http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/24may2016-owning-the-angel-property-rights-and-law-in-african-music.html

Date: 24 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:24 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

This talk traces the politics of song ownership and the ways that copyright laws encouraged new relationships to music, sound, and intangible property. It documents the impact of international laws on notions of music and rights at a time when artists struggle to attain international recognition for their music and economic prosperity from their creative expressions.

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Tue, 24 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Yangon Echoes: Inside heritage homes http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/24may2016-yangon-echoes-inside-heritage-homes.html

Date: 24 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:24 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Tue, 24 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
AfNet Research Africa Day 2016 - ‘Redefining the Past, Imagining the Future’ http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/25may2016-afnet-research-africa-day-2016---redefining-the-past-imagining-the-future-.html

Date: 25 May 2016 09:00am

Finishes:25 May 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

This year’s AfNet conference - entitled ‘Redefining the Past, Imagining the Future’- works to unpack the importance of a temporal, critical and decolonial gaze on work in African contexts.

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Wed, 25 May 2016 08:00:00 +0100
The Politics of Occupied Pleasure: Images of everyday resilience and affirmation in times of ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/26may2016-the-politics-of-occupied-pleasure-images-of-everyday-resilience-and-affirmation-in-times-o.html

Date: 26 May 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:26 May 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Thu, 26 May 2016 15:00:00 +0100
The Drum or Bell of Justice and Remonstrance. ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/26may2016-the-drum-or-bell-of-justice-and-remonstrance-the-transcultural-adaptation-of-a-political-i.html

Date: 26 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:26 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Thu, 26 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
One-Child: The story of China’s most radical experiment http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/27may2016-one-child-the-story-of-chinas-most-radical-experiment.html

Date: 27 May 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:27 May 2016 04:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Fri, 27 May 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/27may2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 27 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:27 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 27 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
TBC http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/27may2016-tbc.html

Date: 27 May 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:27 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 27 May 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Reading Edo Period Texts http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/soas-japanese-manuscript-workshop-reading-edo-period-texts/31may2016-reading-edo-period-texts.html

Date: 31 May 2016 11:00am

Finishes:3 June 2016 04:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T102

SOAS Japanese Manuscript Workshop

Following on from the 'Media and Materials in Early Modern Japan' symposium held in July 2015, this introductory workshop aims to equip participants with useful and efficient strategies for approaching kuzushiji and hentaigana texts. This workshop will be delivered by Professor Peter Kornicki and Dr Jenny Preston. 

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Tue, 31 May 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – The Many Lives of Mani: Inter-Religious Polemic and Scholarly Controversy http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/31may2016-jordan-lectures-2016--the-many-lives-of-mani-inter-religious-polemic-and-scholarly-controv.html

Date: 31 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:31 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B 104

Keynote lecture: This lecture looks at the ways in which Mani was remembered by his followers, caricatured by his opponents, and has been invented and reinvented according to the vagaries of scholarly fashion.

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Tue, 31 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Mega-regionalism and Developing Economies http://www.soas.ac.uk/economics/events/31may2016-mega-regionalism-and-developing-economies.html

Date: 31 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:31 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

Presenter: Michael G. Plummer, Director of SAIS Europe and Eni Professor of Economics, Johns Hopkins University
Chair: Ulrich Volz, Head of the SOAS Department of Economics
Time: Tuesday 31 May from 17:00-19:00
Venue: College Buildings, Russell Square Room: L67
Organised by: SOAS Department of Economics and London Asia Pacific Centre for Social Science.

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Tue, 31 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
The 2nd African Film Public Lecture http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/31may2016-the-2nd-african-film-public-lecture.html

Date: 31 May 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:31 May 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

As part of the Centre for Film Studies annual PhD symposium, Samba Gadjigo will discuss his documentary 'Sembéne!', which tells the story of the "father of African cinema," the self-taught novelist and filmmaker Ousmane Sembéne.

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Tue, 31 May 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – Mani’s Background and Early Life: Who was He and What did He Think ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/01jun2016-jordan-lectures-2016--manis-background-and-early-life-who-was-he-and-what-did-he-think-he-.html

Date: 1 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G 51a

Seminar 1: This seminar discusses and compares the varied pictures of Mani, including topics such as his origins, name and the religious experiences that he claimed.

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Courbet after Sudjojono http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/01jun2016-courbet-after-sudjojono.html

Date: 1 June 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:15:00 +0100
At home with Andal: art, ornament and devotion in Srivilliputtur http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/iac/01jun2016-at-home-with-andal-art-ornament-and-devotion-in-srivilliputtur-.html

Date: 1 June 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Teaching and Learning Japanese at SOAS - Past, Present, Future: Celebrating 100 years of ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/japankorea/events/02jun2016-teaching-and-learning-japanese-at-soas---past-present-future-celebrating-100-years-of-japa.html

Date: 2 June 2016 10:30am

Finishes:2 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Kamran Djam Lecture Theatre (G2)

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 09:30:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – Mani’s Career as the ‘Apostle of Jesus Christ’: His Missions and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/02jun2016-jordan-lectures-2016--manis-career-as-the-apostle-of-jesus-christ-his-missions-and-the-com.html

Date: 2 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:2 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G 51a

Seminar 2: This seminar examines Mani’s missions and the community he founded within the context of the many intellectual, spiritual and doctrinal traditions with which he interacted.

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Dear Home Office, An Applied Theatre Project developed by Phosphoros Theatre in partnership ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/02jun2016-dear-home-office-an-applied-theatre-project-developed-by-phosphoros-theatre-in-partnership.html

Date: 2 June 2016 08:00pm

Finishes:2 June 2016 10:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Languages or dialects? Celebrating the diversity of Arabic http://www.soas.ac.uk/nme/events/03jun2016-languages-or-dialects-celebrating-the-diversity-of-arabic.html

Date: 3 June 2016 12:00am

Finishes:3 June 2016 12:00am

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Kamran Djam Lecture Theatre (G2)

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 23:00:00 +0100
3rd Linguistics Research Student Conference and Workshop @ SOAS http://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/events/3rd-linguistics-research-student-conference-and-workshop-soas/

Date: 3 June 2016 09:00am

Finishes:4 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue:

Room:

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Structural Dividers in Qur’anic Material: A Synthesis of Approaches http://www.soas.ac.uk/islamicstudies/events/03jun2016-structural-dividers-in-quranic-material-a-synthesis-of-approaches.html

Date: 3 June 2016 09:00am

Finishes:4 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429 & 4426

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – Mani’s Death: Inter-Religious Conflict in Early Sasanian Iran and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/03jun2016-jordan-lectures-2016--manis-death-inter-religious-conflict-in-early-sasanian-iran-and-the-.html

Date: 3 June 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:3 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G 3

Seminar 3: This seminar examines the various available sources, and question the factual and counter-factual memory of the apostle preserved into the medieval and modern world.

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 11:00:00 +0100
Why were Bamboo Manuscripts Buried in Tombs in Early China? http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/03jun2016-why-were-bamboo-manuscripts-buried-in-tombs-in-early-china.html

Date: 3 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:3 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/03jun2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 3 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:3 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100