SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Mon, 30 May 2016 15:30:20 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk 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
Crossing Boundaries: Cinema’s Conventions, Personas and Public Spaces http://www.soas.ac.uk/film-studies/events-and-seminars/crossing-boundaries-cinemas-conventions-personas-and-public-spaces/

Date: 31 May 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue:

Room:

Type of Event: Public Lecture, Symposium, and Film Screening

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Tue, 31 May 2016 18:00:00 +0100
A talk with Stephen Krasner, Stanford University, on "Good Enough Governance" http://www.soas.ac.uk/ccrj/events/01jun2016-a-talk-with-stephen-krasner-stanford-university-on-good-enough-governance.html

Date: 1 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Room 4429

The Centre for the International Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice invites you to join us on Wednesday, June 1st at 3:00-5:00PM at SOAS, University of London in Room 4429 (Main College Buildings) for "Good Enough Governance: The Best Option for Failed and Badly Governed States," a talk by Professor Dr. Stephen Krasner, Stanford University. Jeremy Shapiro, Research Director, European Council on Foreign Relations, will be a discussant on this panel.

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +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
Iranian Communities in Britain: A Research Report http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/01jun2016-iranian-communities-in-britain-a-research-report.html

Date: 1 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +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
Postgraduate Gender Studies Webinar http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/openevenings/02jun2016-postgraduate-gender-studies-webinar.html

Date: 2 June 2016 12:00am

Finishes:2 June 2016 12:00am

Venue: other

Room:

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 23:00:00 +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
Travels with Lao She: from Beijing to Britain, Manhattan to Mars http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/02jun2016-travels-with-lao-she-from-beijing-to-britain-manhattan-to-mars.html

Date: 2 June 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:2 June 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51a

A double presentation by Robert Bickers (University of Bristol), who will speak on "China & Britain during Lao She's London Years", and Jeffrey Wasserstrom (University of California, Irvine), who will speak on "Fantasy in Lao She's Life & Fiction.

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 11:00:00 +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
Afrikult. Words That Travel - Storytelling http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/04jun2016-afrikult-words-that-travel---storytelling.html

Date: 4 June 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:4 June 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Suite & Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Afrikult. presents the second of the three-part series Words that Travel. Running throughout 2016, each event focuses on particular mediums and traditions of African literature with the second featuring African storytelling.

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Sat, 04 Jun 2016 11:00:00 +0100
CCLPS MA students meet http://www.soas.ac.uk/cclps/events/07jun2016-cclps-ma-students-meet.html

Date: 7 June 2016 10:00am

Finishes:7 June 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Being Chinese http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/07jun2016-being-chinese.html

Date: 7 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:7 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Tue, 07 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Core Units [1.1, 1.2, 1.3 PDHEP] 8th - 10th June 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/academicteachingdev/pdhep-courses/08jun2016-core-units-11-12-13-pdhep-8th---10th-june-2016.html

Date: 8 June 2016 10:00am

Finishes:10 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T101 / T102

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Double bill: Emak dari Jambi (Mom from Jambi) and Pertanyaan untuk Bapak (A Question for Dad) http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/08jun2016-double-bill-emak-dari-jambi-mom-from-jambi-and-pertanyaan-untuk-bapak-a-question-for-dad.html

Date: 8 June 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:8 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue:

Room:

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Gilgamesh: Performed by Ben Haggarty and Jonah Brody http://www.soas.ac.uk/nme/events/08jun2016-gilgamesh-performed-by-ben-haggarty-and-jonah-brody.html

Date: 8 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:8 June 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

SOAS Centenary: Heritage of Humanity — The Ancient World at SOAS

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
In My Mother’s House http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/08jun2016-in-my-mothers-house.html

Date: 8 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:8 June 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Friedrich Sarre and how Islamic Art Came to Berlin http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/islac/08jun2016-friedrich-sarre-and-how-islamic-art-came-to-berlin.html

Date: 8 June 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:8 June 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Thai Buddhism Day 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/widening-participation/languages-and-culture-outreach-activities/09jun2016-thai-buddhism-day-2016.html

Date: 9 June 2016 10:00am

Finishes:9 June 2016 03:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

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Thu, 09 Jun 2016 09:00:00 +0100
The Struggle for LGBT Rights in Taiwan, A Discussion with Victoria Hsu http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/09jun2016-the-struggle-for-lgbt-rights-in-taiwan-a-discussion-with-victoria-hsu.html

Date: 9 June 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:9 June 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Democratic Dynasties http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/09jun2016-democratic-dynasties.html

Date: 9 June 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:9 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Democratic Dynasties, with Dr. Kanchan Chandra

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Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Steppe Nomads and the Collapse of Hellenistic Bactria: Chinese and Greek Sources http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/10jun2016-steppe-nomads-and-the-collapse-of-hellenistic-bactria-chinese-and-greek-sources.html

Date: 10 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:10 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/10jun2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 10 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:10 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
The right to be wrong: Academic Freedom, Social Science and Public Policy in the Arab World http://www.soas.ac.uk/ccrj/events/10jun2016-the-right-to-be-wrong-academic-freedom-social-science-and-public-policy-in-the-arab-world.html

Date: 10 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:10 June 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Room B104

Join us on Friday, June 10th at 5:00 – 6:30pm at SOAS, University of London in Room B104, for ‘The right to be wrong: Academic Freedom, Social Science and Public Policy in the Arab World’, a talk by Professor Lisa Anderson, Columbia University, also former President of The American University in Cairo (AUC).

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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
The right to be wrong: Academic Freedom, Social Science and Public Policy in the Arab World http://www.soas.ac.uk/cisd/events/10jun2016-the-right-to-be-wrong-academic-freedom-social-science-and-public-policy-in-the-arab-world.html

Date: 10 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:10 June 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

Dr Lisa Anderson, Columbia University, former President of the American University in Cairo (AUC). Chair: Dr Leslie Vinjamuri, Co-Director of Centre for the International Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice, Senior Lecturer in International Relations at SOAS

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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Law Alumni & Friends Reception http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/10jun2016-law-alumni--friends-reception.html

Date: 10 June 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:10 June 2016 10:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Suite

Celebration of SOAS' Centenary and special law alumni party.

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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Book History Beyond the Book: in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East http://www.soas.ac.uk/cclps/workshops/13jun2016-book-history-beyond-the-book-in-asia-africa-and-the-middle-east.html

Date: 13 June 2016 09:00am

Finishes:13 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Motherhood Practices of Women Social Activists in Taiwan http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/13jun2016-motherhood-practices-of-women-social-activists-in-taiwan.html

Date: 13 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:13 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Book Launch: Masculinities Under Neoliberalism http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/13jun2016-book-launch-masculinitiesunder-neoliberalism.html

Date: 13 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:13 June 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Suite

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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Anthropology in London Day 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-in-london-day-2016/

Date: 14 June 2016 09:30am

Finishes:14 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue: UCL

Room: Anthropology Department

Anthropology and Politics

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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:30:00 +0100
Dissertation Writing Workshop: Putting Pen to Paper http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/14jun2016-dissertation-writing-workshop-putting-pen-to-paper.html

Date: 14 June 2016 11:00am

Finishes:14 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

This workshop is to provide support to taught Masters students in the writing process of their dissertations.

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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Kushan state formation: From a horse breedersʼ tribe to an empire http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/14jun2016-kushan-state-formation-from-a-horse-breeders-tribe-to-an-empire.html

Date: 14 June 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:14 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Critical reading for your Masters Dissertation http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/15jun2016-critical-reading-for-your-masters-dissertation.html

Date: 15 June 2016 11:00am

Finishes:15 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

This workshop is for taught Masters students working on Dissertations.

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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Taiwan in International Economic Relations http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/15jun2016-taiwan-in-international-economic-relations.html

Date: 15 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:15 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Staging Sephardicness as a Means for Constructing the "Culturally Diverse" Society http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-of-tourism-and-travel-seminar/15jun2016-staging-sephardicness-as-a-means-for-constructing-the-culturally-diverse-society.html

Date: 15 June 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:15 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Wed, 15 Jun 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Workshop: Multilingual Locals and Significant Geographies Before Colonialism http://www.soas.ac.uk/cclps/research/multilingual-locals-and-significant-geographies/events/16jun2016-workshop-multilingual-locals-and-significant-geographies-before-colonialism.html

Date: 16 June 2016 09:00am

Finishes:18 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

A three-day workshop exploring multilingual locals and significant geographies in pre-colonial North India, Maghreb, and the Horn of Africa.

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Thu, 16 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0100
International Iranian Economic Association (IIEA) Fourth International Conference http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/17jun2016-international-iranian-economic-association-iiea-fourth-international-conference-.html

Date: 17 June 2016 09:00am

Finishes:18 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Research in Japanese-based Area Studies HEFCE-funded training course (17th June) http://www.soas.ac.uk/japankorea/events/17jun2016-research-in-japanese-based-area-studies-hefce-funded-training-course-17th-june.html

Date: 17 June 2016 09:15am

Finishes:17 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 08:15:00 +0100
7 Letters -UK Special Screening http://www.soas.ac.uk/sea/events/17jun2016-7-letters--uk-special-screening.html

Date: 17 June 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:17 June 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BGLT

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Fri, 17 Jun 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Parliamentary Brawls in Taiwanese Politics http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/20jun2016-parliamentary-brawls-in-taiwanese-politics.html

Date: 20 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:20 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Kora http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/20jun2016-kora.html

Date: 20 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:24 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Learn the 21 stringed Mandinka kora from Senegal
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Circlesongs http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/20jun2016-circlesongs.html

Date: 20 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:24 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Spontaneous music-making and collaborative singing for everyone.
Classes: 20-24 June, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Afro-Brasilian Berimbau http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/20jun2016-afro-brasilian-berimbau.html

Date: 20 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:24 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

A rare opportunity to learn the emblematic berimbau of Capoeira
Classes: 20-24 June, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Politics in Taiwan: Voting for Democracy Revisited http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/20jun2016-politics-in-taiwan-voting-for-democracy-revisited.html

Date: 20 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:20 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Social Movements and State Fragility in Ethiopia: Lessons from the Oromo Protests and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/21jun2016-social-movements-and-state-fragility-in-ethiopia-lessons-from-the-oromo-protests-and-gover.html

Date: 21 June 2016 09:00am

Finishes:21 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

This one-day symposium explores how apparently strong state institutions eventually produce weaknesses that in turn initiate tendencies towards coercion, illegitimacy and fragility.  By addressing this phenomenon historically and ethnographically the symposium intends to examine new frameworks for understanding the Ethiopian state and the changing contours of political legitimacy.

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Using Creative Writing Techniques in your Dissertation http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/21jun2016-using-creative-writing-techniques-in-your-dissertation.html

Date: 21 June 2016 11:00am

Finishes:21 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51a

For taught Masters students doing Dissertations

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:00:00 +0100
非物质文化遗产法的检视与反思――兼谈实践记忆作为文化传承的整体视野 http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/chinese_forum/21jun2016-.html

Date: 21 June 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:21 June 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Reserved for Whom? The Electoral Impact of Gender Quotas in Taiwan http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/21jun2016-reserved-for-whom--the-electoral-impact-of-gender-quotas-in-taiwan.html

Date: 21 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:21 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Dissertation Writing Workshop: Putting Pen to Paper http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/22jun2016-dissertation-writing-workshop-putting-pen-to-paper.html

Date: 22 June 2016 11:00am

Finishes:22 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

This workshop is to provide support to taught Masters students in the writing process of their dissertations.

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:00:00 +0100
Managing your Dissertation http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/22jun2016-managing-your-dissertation.html

Date: 22 June 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:22 June 2016 04:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51a

This interactive workshop is designed to assist Masters students with planning their dissertation project and managing their workload throughout the process. The session will also provide students with a range of practical techniques for managing their time and meeting deadlines. Participants will be given an opportunity to raise issues related to dissertation workloads and to receive feedback from peers and from the trainer.

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Remembering Dictators: The Politics of Bronze Statues in South Korea and Taiwan http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/22jun2016-remembering-dictators-the-politics-of-bronze-statues-in-south-korea-and-taiwan.html

Date: 22 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:22 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Rethinking the Role of Courts and Judges in supporting Arbitration in Africa http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/22jun2016-rethinking-the-role-of-courts-and-judges-in-supporting-arbitration-in-africa.html

Date: 22 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:24 June 2016 10:00pm

Venue: other

Room: Lagos Court of Arbitration Centre Conference Hall

Second of the Arbitration in Africa conference research project which is taking place at the Lagos Court of Arbitration Centre Conference Hall in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Wed, 22 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Dispossession, Resistance and Legal-Political Strategies http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/24jun2016-dispossession-resistance-and-legal-political-strategies.html

Date: 24 June 2016 10:00am

Finishes:24 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

One-day workshop with internationally renowned scholar-activists.

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Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Indian Tabla http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/27jun2016-indian-tabla.html

Date: 27 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:1 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Study the Indian tabla drums - the backbone of Classical Indian music
Classes: 27 June - 1 July, Mon-Fri 5-8pm]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Middle Eastern Percussion: Darbuka http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/27jun2016-middle-eastern-percussion-darbuka.html

Date: 27 June 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:1 July 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Learn Middle Eastern Rhythms on the Darbuka
Classes: 27 June - 1 July, Mon-Fri 6-8pm]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Mbira http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/27jun2016-mbira.html

Date: 27 June 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:1 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Study the spirit-calling mbira from Zimbabwe
Classes: 27 June - 1 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Mongolian Overtone Singing http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/summermusicschool/27jun2016-mongolian-overtone-singing.html

Date: 27 June 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:1 July 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Learn Khöömii, the amazing Mongolian Overtone singing style
Classes: 27 June - 1 July, Mon-Fri 7-9pm]]>
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Isolationism, Interventionism, Internationalism: The US Foreign Policy Debate http://www.soas.ac.uk/ccrj/events/28jun2016-isolationism-interventionism-internationalism-the-us-foreign-policy-debate.html

Date: 28 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:28 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Room 4426

The Centre for the International Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice invites you to join us on Tuesday, June 28th at 3:00-5:00PM at SOAS, University of London in Room 4426 (Main College Buildings) for "Isolationism, Interventionism, Internationalism: The US Foreign Policy Debate," a talk by Professor Dr. Bruce Jentleson of Duke University. Professor Dr. Peter Trubowitz of London School of Economics will be will a discussant on this panel.

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Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100