SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Wed, 10 Feb 2016 20:01:41 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk Chinese New Year 2016 - The year of the Monkey http://www.soas.ac.uk/widening-participation/languages-and-culture-outreach-activities/10feb2016-chinese-new-year-2016---the-year-of-the-monkey.html

Date: 10 February 2016 10:00am

Finishes:10 February 2016 03:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:00:00 +0100
PostgradIreland http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/uk-fairs/10feb2016-postgradireland.html

Date: 10 February 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:10 February 2016 04:30pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Unsynchronized Relations between Jakarta and Taipei http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/10feb2016-unsynchronized-relations-between-jakarta-and-taipei.html

Date: 10 February 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:10 February 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Wed, 10 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Cinema, Creativity and Critical Thinking http://www.soas.ac.uk/widening-participation/languages-and-culture-outreach-activities/12feb2016-cinema-creativity-and-critical-thinking.html

Date: 12 February 2016 10:00am

Finishes:12 February 2016 03:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room:

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:00:00 +0100
26th Sir Peter Parker Awards for Spoken Business Japanese http://www.soas.ac.uk/languagecentre/events/12feb2016-26th-sir-peter-parker-awards-for-spoken-business-japanese.html

Date: 12 February 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:12 February 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The purpose of the Awards is to deepen the understanding of Japanese business culture by business men and women of the countries of the European Union through study of the Japanese language and to contribute to goodwill and mutual understanding with the people of Japan through better communication. 

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0100
SOAS CTS Film Screening: Sunflower Occupation and Q&A with Director Chen Yu-Ching http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/12feb2016-soas-cts-film-screening-sunflower-occupation-and-qa-with-director-chen-yu-ching.html

Date: 12 February 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:12 February 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Film Screening of Civil Disobedience and Q&A with Director Chen Yu-Ching http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/12feb2016-film-screening-of-civil-disobedience-and-qa-with-director-chen-yu-ching.html

Date: 12 February 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:12 February 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18:30:00 +0100
Envisaging a new South Asia http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/15feb2016-envisaging-a-new-south-asia.html

Date: 15 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:15 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

In the light of the information revolution in South Asia, regional economic challenges and overstretched energy resources in India and Pakistan, this discussion aims to encourage a reinvention of intellectual approaches towards South Asia and its upcoming challenges

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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
In Manchuria: A Village Called Wasteland and the Transformation of Rural China http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/seminars/15feb2016-in-manchuria-a-village-called-wasteland-and-the-transformation-of-rural-china.html

Date: 15 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:15 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Djam Lecture Theatre

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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The use of law as an instrument of power in Sudan and South Sudan http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/15feb2016-the-use-of-law-as-an-instrument-of-power-in-sudan-and-south-sudan.html

Date: 15 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:15 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Room 4429

As part of the Sudan & South Sudan series, this seminar will reflect on resistance to the use of law as an instrument of power in Sudan and South Sudan, and challenges faced by those advocating legal reforms and greater rights protection.  

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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Exam Techniques http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/16feb2016-exam-techniques.html

Date: 16 February 2016 11:00am

Finishes:16 February 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

At this point your exams may seem like they are a long way away, however if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100
ALOHA - Welcome to Paradise: Tourism in Hawaii http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-of-tourism-and-travel-seminar/16feb2016-aloha---welcome-to-paradise-tourism-in-hawaii.html

Date: 16 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Dr Robert Mayer - How did the Heruka get his wings, and why did the Guru have a feather in his ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/study-of-religions-research-seminars/16feb2016-dr-robert-mayer----how-did-the-heruka-get-his-wings-and-why-did-the-guru-have-a-feather-in.html

Date: 16 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The Extreme Centre: How the Neoliberal Project Has Reshaped the World http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/16feb2016-the-extreme-centre-how-the-neoliberal-project-has-reshaped-the-world.html

Date: 16 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Politics and the Promise of Bhagat Singh, 1907-2015 http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/16feb2016-politics-and-the-promise-of-bhagat-singh-1907-2015.html

Date: 16 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Money and Value: From Qur'an to contemporary Islamic Economics http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/16feb2016-money-and-value-from-quran-to-contemporary-islamic-economics.html

Date: 16 February 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 17:45:00 +0100
Serene Moon - Love in Qin Song & Chinese Poetry Guqin Recital and Workshop http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/16feb2016-serene-moon---love-in-qin-song--chinese-poetry-guqin-recital-and-workshop.html

Date: 16 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Documentary Screening of Azad and Jinnah: A Political Rivalry in Late Colonial India http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/16feb2016-documentary-screening-of-azad-and-jinnah-a-political-rivalry-in-late-colonial-india.html

Date: 16 February 2016 07:30pm

Finishes:16 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Please note this event is now fully booked

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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 19:30:00 +0100
Book Presentation: “Cultures of Dispossession: Rights, Identities and Status,” Reflections ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/17feb2016-book-presentation-cultures-of-dispossession-rights-identities-and-status-reflections-on-di.html

Date: 17 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Institute of Advanced Legal Studies

Room: IALS L101

School of Law Book Presentation by Dr Brenna Bhandar.

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Damiana Kryygi, 2015, 96 mins http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/17feb2016-damiana-kryygi-2015-96-mins.html

Date: 17 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
‘Summary Exegeses’ as a Distinct Genre of tafsīr: Examples from the Works of Jalāl ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/islamicstudies/events/seminars/17feb2016-summary-exegeses-as-a-distinct-genre-of-tafsr-examples-from-the-works-of-jall-al-dn-al-suy.html

Date: 17 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
The needle in the haystack: looking for the grass roots in the development forest http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/professional-practice-seminar-series/17feb2016-the-needle-in-the-haystack-looking-for-the-grass-roots-in-the-development-forest.html

Date: 17 February 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: 30 Russell Square

Room: 102

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Sankara's Children: The Praxis and Legacies of Thomas Sankara http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/17feb2016-sankaras-children-the-praxis-and-legacies-of-thomas-sankara.html

Date: 17 February 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Thomas Sankara was one of the most confident and vocal anti-imperialists of the late 20th Century. His life and political praxis continue to be influential in shaping anti-imperial and Pan-African resistance across the African continent, including the protests across Burkina Faso in late October 2014.

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0100
The Swahili coast as a literary contact zone and what we can learn from it http://www.soas.ac.uk/cclps/events/17feb2016-the-swahili-coast-as-a-literary-contact-zone-and-what-we-can-learn-from-it.html

Date: 17 February 2016 03:30pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:30:00 +0100
Diaspora, Education and the Cosmopolitan Project http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/seminarseries/17feb2016-diaspora-education-and-the-cosmopolitan-project.html

Date: 17 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Paper books, display screen and smart phone - What is the major trend of the reading activities ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/17feb2016-paper-books-display-screen-and-smart-phone---what-is-the-major-trend-of-the-reading-activi.html

Date: 17 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 563

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The Birth of the Department Store in Early 20th Century Japan: Mitsukoshi and Consumer Culture ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/17feb2016-the-birth-of-the-department-store-in-early-20th-century-japan-mitsukoshi-and-consumer-cult.html

Date: 17 February 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:05:00 +0100
The de facto privatization process of Chilika Lake, India http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/agrarian-change/17feb2016-the-de-facto-privatization-process-of-chilika-lake-india.html

Date: 17 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Bright Finds, Big City: Production and Trade in Medieval Ephesus (Turkey) http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/islac/17feb2016-bright-finds-big-city-production-and-trade-in-medieval-ephesus-turkey.html

Date: 17 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Building a Sense of Community: People and Architecture in Neolithic Jordan http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/18feb2016-building-a-sense-of-community-people-and-architecture-in-neolithic-jordan.html

Date: 18 February 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:18 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: MBI Al Jaber Building, 21 Russell Square

Room: MBI Al Jaber Conference Room

Part of the MBI Al Jaber Foundation Lecture Series.

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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 17:45:00 +0100
Taking and Presenting Evidence In International Arbitration http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/arbseries/18feb2016-taking-and-presenting-evidence-in-international-arbitration.html

Date: 18 February 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:18 February 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Guest speaker Mr Steven Finizio. The seminar will be chaired by Dr Emilia Onyema.

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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Greek musical treasures http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/concerts/18feb2016-greek-musical-treasures.html

Date: 18 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:18 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Of floating ghosts and red envelopes: Comparing party systems in Northeast Asia http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/18feb2016-of-floating-ghosts-and-red-envelopes-comparing-party-systems-in-northeast-asia.html

Date: 18 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:18 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Gaza as Metaphor http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/centre-for-media-and-film-studies-research-seminar/18feb2016-gaza-as-metaphor.html

Date: 18 February 2016 08:00pm

Finishes:18 February 2016 10:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Thu, 18 Feb 2016 20:00:00 +0100
Research Supervision: Workshop for PhD Supervisors http://www.soas.ac.uk/staffdevelopment/coursecalendar/courses/19feb2016-research-supervision-workshop-for-phd-supervisors.html

Date: 19 February 2016 09:00am

Finishes:19 February 2016 04:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: E17

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0100
The Politics of Community in Post-Recession Urban Food Activism http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/seminarfilm/19feb2016-the-politics-of-community-in-post-recession-urban-food-activism.html

Date: 19 February 2016 01:15pm

Finishes:19 February 2016 02:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Resource Management http://www.soas.ac.uk/studententerprise/events/lunchandlearn/19feb2016-resource-management.html

Date: 19 February 2016 01:15pm

Finishes:19 February 2016 02:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T101

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/19feb2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 19 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:19 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
When West Met East: the Spread and Localization of Tea Culture in Britain http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/19feb2016-when-west-met-east-the-spread-and-localization-of-tea-culture-in-britain.html

Date: 19 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:19 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Portraying the Northern Neighbour: Censorship and Representations of North Koreans in South ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/19feb2016-portraying-the-northern-neighbour-censorship-and-representations-of-north-koreans-in-south.html

Date: 19 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:19 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Images of Jolin Tsai - The Structural Characteristics and Star Representation in Jolin Tsai’s ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/19feb2016-images-of-jolin-tsai---the-structural-characteristics-and-star-representation-in-jolin-tsa.html

Date: 19 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:19 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 19 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
The Idea of Iran: Renewal in the Age of Post-Mongol Prestige http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/idea-of-iran/20feb2016-the-idea-of-iran-renewal-in-the-age-of-post-mongol-prestige.html

Date: 20 February 2016 09:30am

Finishes:20 February 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The twelfth programme in The Idea of Iran annual series.

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Sat, 20 Feb 2016 09:30:00 +0100
Economic Growth, Rural Assets and Prosperity. Exploring a twenty year record from Tanzania http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/22feb2016-economic-growth-rural-assets-and-prosperity-exploring-a-twenty-year-record-from-tanzania.html

Date: 22 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:22 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

Many measures of poverty suggest that recent economic growth has benefitted a fortunate few, but not many of the worst off, particularly in rural areas. Professor Brockington will present a different picture.

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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The making of an Egyptian middle class society: change and contestation in an age of oil boom ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/nmehistseminar/22feb2016-the-making-of-an-egyptian-middle-class-society-change-and-contestation-in-an-age-of-oil-bo.html

Date: 22 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:22 February 2016 07:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: B104

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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Creating vibrant video pitches http://www.soas.ac.uk/studententerprise/events/lunchandlearn/23feb2016-creating-vibrant-video-pitches.html

Date: 23 February 2016 01:15pm

Finishes:23 February 2016 02:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T101

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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Why is Inequality So Unequal Across the World? http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/23feb2016-why-is-inequality-so-unequal-across-the-world.html

Date: 23 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:23 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Torture, the State and Sexual Violence against Men in Colonial India http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/23feb2016-torture-the-state-and-sexual-violence-against-men-in-colonial-india.html

Date: 23 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:23 February 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Lebanon and the 21st century: everyday life in times of permanent crisis http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/23feb2016-lebanon-and-the-21st-century-everyday-life-in-times-of-permanent-crisis.html

Date: 23 February 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:23 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

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Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:45:00 +0100
Queens of Syria, 2014, 70 mins and Boya Boya (Shine Shine), 2014, 18 mins http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/24feb2016-queens-of-syria-2014-70-mins-and-boya-boya-shine-shine-2014-18-mins.html

Date: 24 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
State, religious institution and community: Conservation and stigmatized slaughter in pastoral ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/seminars/24feb2016-state-religious-institution-and-community-conservation-and-stigmatized-slaughter-in-pastor.html

Date: 24 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T102

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Prophetic leadership in the Medinan Qur’an: A tentative look at some late antique precedents http://www.soas.ac.uk/islamicstudies/events/seminars/24feb2016-prophetic-leadership-in-the-medinan-quran-a-tentative-look-at-some-late-antique-precedents.html

Date: 24 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
The campaign for SOAS Justice For Cleaners http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/professional-practice-seminar-series/24feb2016-the-campaign-for-soas-justice-for-cleaners.html

Date: 24 February 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: 30 Russell Square

Room: 102

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 14:00:00 +0100
The Rise of What? Rethinking China: Disciplinary Objects, the Agrarian Question and the ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/departmental-seminars/24feb2016-the-rise-of-what-rethinking-china-disciplinary-objects-the-agrarian-question-and-the-inter.html

Date: 24 February 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

In this paper Dr. Mark Laffey explores the relations between urban and rural in China, highlighting the continuing centrality of the peasantry to the constitution of the Chinese state.

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Elephants and Ivory in Mawogola, Uganda http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/afhistseminar/24feb2016-elephants-and-ivory-in-mawogola-uganda.html

Date: 24 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 559

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Legal Status Diversity - Linking National Level Control to Local Level Diversities http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/seminarseries/24feb2016-legal-status-diversity---linking-national-level-control-to-local-level-diversities.html

Date: 24 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Strategic Narratives and Power Transition: Communicating our Way to a Peaceful Order? http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/centre-for-media-and-film-studies-research-seminar/24feb2016-strategic-narratives-and-power-transition-communicating-our-way-to-a-peaceful-order.html

Date: 24 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

 

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The state of agribusiness in reform-era China: histories and trajectories http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/agrarian-change/24feb2016-the-state-of-agribusiness-in-reform-era-china-histories-and-trajectories.html

Date: 24 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Reckoning with the 20th Century: 60 Years of Tomiyama Taeko's Art http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/lecture/24feb2016-reckoning-with-the-20th-century-60-years-of-tomiyama-taekos-art-.html

Date: 24 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Multinational Enterprises and Environmental Justice: Laws and Implications of Shell Nigeria ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/ledc/events/seminarseries/24feb2016-multinational-enterprises-and-environmental-justice--laws-and-implications-of-shell-nigeri.html

Date: 24 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

Seminar with panellists: Daniel Leader, Barrister, Partner, Leigh Day and  Shubhaa Srinivasan, Barrister, Partner, Leigh Day

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Target North West http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/uk-fairs/25feb2016-target-north-west.html

Date: 25 February 2016 11:00am

Finishes:25 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 11:00:00 +0100
The Sampuṭatilaka, its sources, and what it can teach us about late tantric Buddhist ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/buddhiststudies/events/buddhistforum/25feb2016-the-sampuatilaka-its-sources-and-what-it-can-teach-us-about-late-tantric-buddhist-scriptur.html

Date: 25 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:25 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Perfuming China: The Modern Cosmetics Industry and Changing Smellscapes in China, 1850s-1940s http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/seaeahistseminar/25feb2016-perfuming-china-the-modern-cosmetics-industry-and-changing-smellscapes-in-china-1850s-1940.html

Date: 25 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:25 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Prof. Peter Mollinga Inaugural Lecture - Downstream of the Dam: Farmers, pipelines and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/about/events/inaugurals/25feb2016-prof-peter-mollinga-inaugural-lecture---downstream-of-the-dam-farmers-pipelines-and-capita.html

Date: 25 February 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:25 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room:

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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 18:30:00 +0100
Water Security and Global Change: Gaps and Opportunities in Understanding Future Threats in ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/sustainability/25feb2016-water-security-and-global-change-gaps-and-opportunities-in-understanding-future-threats-in.html

Date: 25 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:25 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Book Launch: Routledge Handbook of Chinese Media: A comparison of public television and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/25feb2016-book-launch-routledge-handbook-of-chinese-media-a-comparison-of-public-television-and-inte.html

Date: 25 February 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:25 February 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Thu, 25 Feb 2016 19:00:00 +0100
History in the Making or False Dawn? How Close are we to a Cyprus Agreement? http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/turkey/26feb2016-history-in-the-making-or-false-dawn-how-close-are-we-to-a-cyprus-agreement.html

Date: 26 February 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Exam Techniques http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/26feb2016-exam-techniques.html

Date: 26 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

At this point your exams may seem like they are a long way away, however if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Fighting Corruption in Asia’s Young Democracies: Taiwan and Korea Compared http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/26feb2016-fighting-corruption-in-asias-young-democracies-taiwan-and-korea-compared.html

Date: 26 February 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Pork, Dragon Heads, and China’s Agrifood Transformation http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/seminarfilm/26feb2016-pork-dragon-heads-and-chinas-agrifood-transformation.html

Date: 26 February 2016 01:15pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 02:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Dōmoto Inshō (1891-1975) and the "Sacred Art World": the Making of Modern Japanese ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/26feb2016-dmoto-insh-1891-1975-and-the-sacred-art-world-the-making-of-modern-japanese-temple-art-in-.html

Date: 26 February 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/26feb2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 26 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Developmental Urbanisation and the Genealogy of Urban Rights in South Korea http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/26feb2016-developmental-urbanisation-and-the-genealogy-of-urban-rights-in-south-korea.html

Date: 26 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Ngorchen Künga Zangpo (1382–1456) and his Legacy in Mustang http://www.soas.ac.uk/cia/tibetanstudies/events/26feb2016-ngorchen-knga-zangpo-13821456-and-his-legacy-in-mustang.html

Date: 26 February 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

The large-scale institutional establishment of Buddhism in 15th century Mustang can be ascribed to the joint efforts of the Mustang king Amapal and the Tibetan Sakyapa master Ngorchen Künga Zangpo, the founder of Ngor Monastery in Tibet. Ngorchen visited Mustang three times at Amapal's invitation. This lecture introduces Ngorchen’s three Mustang sojourns and discuss the relationship between the successive Mustang kings and their religious preceptors from Ngor Monastery.

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:30:00 +0100
CEAL Thai Rule of Law Project Launch and Reception http://www.soas.ac.uk/ceal/events/26feb2016-ceal-thai-rule-of-law-project-launch-and-reception.html

Date: 26 February 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:26 February 2016 09:30pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: The Court Room (1st floor)

Official project launch and reception.

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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Yucong 1: An Excavated Canon of Ancient Chinese Philosophical Logic http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/ac-graham-memorial-lectures/29feb2016-yucong-1-an-excavated-canon-of-ancient-chinese-philosophical-logic.html

Date: 29 February 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:29 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Djam Lecture Theatre

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Electrifying and Watering Northern Nigerian Cities in the Era of British Colonial Rule, 1923-1945 http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/29feb2016-electrifying-and-wateringnorthern-nigerian-cities-in-the-era-of-british-colonial-rule-1923.html

Date: 29 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:29 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

In Nigeria, during the colonial period, administrative headquarters, commercial centre’s and railway terminus were all provided with either major electricity and water schemes or partial supplies. Dr Akpen's study further revealed that electricity and water supply transformed the colonial urban space and created new social and economic order.

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
The Bunian corpus and the materiality of invisible worlds http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/nmehistseminar/29feb2016-the-bunian-corpus-and-the-materiality-of-invisible-worlds.html

Date: 29 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:29 February 2016 07:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: B104

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
K-Pop Lyrics and the New Linguistic Landscape http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/29feb2016-k-pop-lyrics-and-the-new-linguistic-landscape.html

Date: 29 February 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:29 February 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Is there Justice Outside God's Law?: Making Sense of the Boundaries of the Sharīʿah in ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/islamicstudies/events/cis-distinguished-speakers-lecture-series/29feb2016-is-there-justice-outside-gods-law-making-sense-of-the-boundaries-of-the-sharah-in-islamic-.html

Date: 29 February 2016 06:15pm

Finishes:29 February 2016 07:45pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BGLT

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 18:15:00 +0100
托尼•莫里森与莫言文学创作中的记忆场 (Cultural memory and literature based on ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/chinese_forum/01mar2016--cultural-memory-and-literature-based-on-the-works-of-toni-morrison-and-mo-yan.html

Date: 1 March 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:1 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T102

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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Procrastination Workshop http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/01mar2016-procrastination-workshop.html

Date: 1 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:1 March 2016 02:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

If you find you struggle with procrastination, this workshop may help you break familiar habits - and reduce the pressure.

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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Suicide Tourism: Preventions, Pitfalls and Difficult Niches http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-of-tourism-and-travel-seminar/01mar2016-suicide-tourism-preventions-pitfalls-and-difficult-niches.html

Date: 1 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:1 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The Development of Underdevelopment in the UK http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/01mar2016-the-development-of-underdevelopment-in-the-uk.html

Date: 1 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:1 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Civil Resistance in North Africa since 2010 http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/01mar2016-civil-resistance-in-north-africa-since-2010.html

Date: 1 March 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:1 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 17:45:00 +0100
The Importance of Law as an Aid to Development in Africa http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/01mar2016-the-importance-of-law-as-an-aid-to-development-in-africa.html

Date: 1 March 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:1 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Can Law really play any significant role in Development generally and in Africa particularly?
In this lecture Mashood Baderin and Andrew Thomas will be looking at both the optimist and skeptical views on the subject, bringing in case studies from different development projects undertaken in different parts of Africa.

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Tue, 01 Mar 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Insight Day at SOAS http://www.soas.ac.uk/insightday/

Date: 2 March 2016 09:30am

Finishes:2 March 2016 05:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Various

An invitation only event for prospective undergraduate students who have received an offer from SOAS

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 09:30:00 +0100
Ainu: Paths to Memory, 2014, 82 mins http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/02mar2016-ainu-paths-to-memory-2014-82-mins.html

Date: 2 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Translating Tafsīr: Prospects and Problems http://www.soas.ac.uk/islamicstudies/events/seminars/02mar2016-translating-tafsr-prospects-and-problems.html

Date: 2 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Creativity in development: working with the arts in challenging situations http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/professional-practice-seminar-series/02mar2016-creativity-in-development-working-with-the-arts-in-challenging-situations.html

Date: 2 March 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 03:00pm

Venue: 30 Russell Square

Room: 102

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Han Feizi on the Logic of Social Engineering http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/ac-graham-memorial-lectures/02mar2016-han-feizi-on-the-logic-of-social-engineering.html

Date: 2 March 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Vernon Square

Room: VG01

Master Seminar (Open to Graduate and Research Students).

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 16:00:00 +0100
‘Felons are also our Families': Emotions, Storytelling and Citizenship in the Undocumented ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/seminarseries/02mar2016-felons-are-also-our-families-emotions-storytelling-and-citizenship-in-the-undocumented-imm.html

Date: 2 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Character-Pairs in Chinese novels: the case of Qilu deng 歧路燈, 1777 http://www.soas.ac.uk/cia/events/02mar2016-character-pairs-in-chinese-novels-the-case-of-qilu-deng--1777.html

Date: 2 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 12:00am

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Iraq: the war and its consequences through the eyes of the locals http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/02mar2016-iraq-the-war-and-its-consequences-through-the-eyes-of-the-locals.html

Date: 2 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Re-sensing Kawabata in the 21st century - with a focus on House of the Sleeping Beauties and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/02mar2016-re-sensing-kawabata-in-the-21st-century---with-a-focus-on-house-of-the-sleeping-beauties-a.html

Date: 2 March 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 17:05:00 +0100
Marginalized in the Region? Taiwan’s Pop Culture and Media Policy http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/02mar2016-marginalized-in-the-region-taiwans-pop-culture-and-media-policy.html

Date: 2 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G50

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Limits without Scarcity, or Why Malthus was wrong http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/research/soas-political-ecology-of-environment-and-development-seed/events/02mar2016-limits-without-scarcity-or-why-malthus-was-wrong.html

Date: 2 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: Court Room, First Floor Senate House

Leverhulme Lecture organised by SOAS Political Ecology of Environment and Development (SEED)

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Contemporary Cherial Paintings from Telangana India: Continuity and Changes http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/iac/02mar2016-contemporary-cherial-paintings-from-telangana-india-continuity-and-changes.html

Date: 2 March 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 18:30:00 +0100
Weaving Stories with Sitar & Voice http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/concerts/02mar2016-weaving-stories-with-sitar--voice.html

Date: 2 March 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:2 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 02 Mar 2016 19:00:00 +0100
Target South Coast http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/uk-fairs/03mar2016-target-south-coast.html

Date: 3 March 2016 11:00am

Finishes:3 March 2016 03:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 11:00:00 +0100
UK - CATS College Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/03mar2016-uk---cats-college-fair.html

Date: 3 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:3 March 2016 04:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Postgraduate Open Evening 3 March 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/openevenings/

Date: 3 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:3 March 2016 08:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Seminar by Christophe Jaffrelot http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/03mar2016-seminar-by-christophe-jaffrelot.html

Date: 3 March 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:3 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Thu, 03 Mar 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Planning and Writing an ISP http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/04mar2016-planning-and-writing-an-isp.html

Date: 4 March 2016 11:00am

Finishes:4 March 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

The aim of this workshop is to provide students with strategies for generating focused research questions and to hone the necessary writing skills needed to produce a clear and coherent ISP. It also looks at general issues of carrying out undergraduate research, as well as how to write a literature review.

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 11:00:00 +0100
Procrastination Workshop http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/04mar2016-procrastination-workshop.html

Date: 4 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 02:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

If you find you struggle with procrastination, this workshop may help you break familiar habits - and reduce the pressure.

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
30 Years of Vegetable Nerdery http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/seminarfilm/04mar2016-30-years-of-vegetable-nerdery.html

Date: 4 March 2016 01:15pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 02:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Marketing - Tell Your Story http://www.soas.ac.uk/studententerprise/events/lunchandlearn/04mar2016-marketing---tell-your-story.html

Date: 4 March 2016 01:15pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T101

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 13:15:00 +0100
Okuda Seiichi (1883-1955) and the Saikokai (Colored Jar Society) in the Taishō Period http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/04mar2016-okuda-seiichi-1883-1955-and-the-saikokai-colored-jar-society-in-the-taish-period.html

Date: 4 March 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Some Limitations of Pre-Buddhist Chinese Rhetoric, Syntax and Semantics http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/ac-graham-memorial-lectures/04mar2016-some-limitations-of-pre-buddhist-chinese-rhetoric-syntax-and-semantics.html

Date: 4 March 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Vernon Square

Room: VG01

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Chinese Language Exchange (Free) http://www.soas.ac.uk/lci/events/04mar2016-chinese-language-exchange-free.html

Date: 4 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
TBC http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/04mar2016-tbc.html

Date: 4 March 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Diasporas of the Modern Middle East – Contextualising Community http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/04mar2016-diasporas-of-the-modern-middle-east--contextualising-community.html

Date: 4 March 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:4 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 04 Mar 2016 19:00:00 +0100
UK - SI-UK University Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/international/events/05mar2016-uk---si-uk-university-fair.html

Date: 5 March 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:5 March 2016 05:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 05 Mar 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Poetry, Music, Satire and Comedy http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/05mar2016-poetry-music-satire-and-comedy.html

Date: 5 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:5 March 2016 09:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Bonyad Jaleh Esfahani Annual Event

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Sat, 05 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Housing Week 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/studentadviceandwellbeing/events/07mar2016-housing-week-2016.html

Date: 7 March 2016 11:00am

Finishes:11 March 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Various locations

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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 11:00:00 +0100
Education and Colonialism: the Case of the Palestinian Citizens in Israel http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cps/events/07mar2016-education-and-colonialism-the-case-of-the-palestinian-citizens-in-israel-.html

Date: 7 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:7 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: MBI Al Jaber Building, 21 Russell Square

Room: MBI Al Jaber Conference Room

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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Objects of Devotion: Palestinian Migrants and Their Prayer Beads, 1850-1948 http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/nmehistseminar/07mar2016-objects-of-devotion-palestinian-migrants-and-their-prayer-beads-1850-1948.html

Date: 7 March 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:7 March 2016 07:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: B104

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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Sangat: Basant http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/sangat-dialogue-punjab/07mar2016-sangat-basant.html

Date: 7 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:7 March 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Mon, 07 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Exam Techniques http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/08mar2016-exam-techniques.html

Date: 8 March 2016 11:00am

Finishes:8 March 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

At this point your exams may seem like they are a long way away, however if you begin to plan and prepare for what lies ahead now you are more likely to succeed and fulfill your potential. So come along to this workshop which looks at the key skills required when preparing and doing an exam at SOAS.

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 11:00:00 +0100
清代“封建论”的阶段性特征 (Characteristics of the Qing dynasty's feudal phases) http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/chinese_forum/08mar2016--characteristics-of-the-qing-dynastys-feudal-phases.html

Date: 8 March 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Russell Room

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Dealing with Exam Pressure http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/08mar2016-dealing-with-exam-pressure.html

Date: 8 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

This workshop looks at ways to reduce stress and anxiety during exam periods.

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
The ethos of royalty in Gupta-period literature http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/08mar2016-the-ethos-of-royalty-in-gupta-period-literature.html

Date: 8 March 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 05:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: MBI Al Jaber Room

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Professor Peter Bisschop - Vedic elements in the Pāśupatasūtra http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/study-of-religions-research-seminars/08mar2016-professor-peter-bisschop---vedic-elements-in-the-pupatastra.html

Date: 8 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Global Capitalism, Global War, Global Crisis http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/08mar2016-global-capitalism-global-war-global-crisis.html

Date: 8 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
“Like a Pioneer through a Wilderness of Danger”: Picturing William Fraser’s Survey of ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/08mar2016-like-a-pioneer-through-a-wilderness-of-danger-picturing-william-frasers-survey-of-pastoral.html

Date: 8 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The Iranian Revolution in the Mirror of Uneven and Combined Development http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/08mar2016-the-iranian-revolution-in-the-mirror-of-uneven-and-combined-development.html

Date: 8 March 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Part of the LMEI's Tuesday Evening Lecture Programme on the Contemporary Middle East.

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:45:00 +0100
All change at the top: Myanmar's new government takes shape. ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/08mar2016-all-change-at-the-top-myanmars-new-government-takes-shape--a-panel-discussion-in-question-.html

Date: 8 March 2016 06:15pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Burma experts, journalists and academics answer questions on Myanmar's political future and reflect on its past at this pivotal moment in time.

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 18:15:00 +0100
Picturing Oral Transmission in Contemporary Senegal and Mali: Music, Language and Diversity in Film http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/08mar2016-picturing-oral-transmission-in-contemporary-senegal-and-mali-music-language-and-diversity-.html

Date: 8 March 2016 07:15pm

Finishes:8 March 2016 09:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT (Khalili Lecture Theatre)

An interdisciplinary event featuring two award-winning documentaries directed or co-produced by SOAS scholars, aiming at exploring the unique reflections and practices that both music and multilingualism in Mali and Southern Senegal can offer.

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Tue, 08 Mar 2016 19:15:00 +0100
Planning and Writing an ISP http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/studyskills/workshops/09mar2016-planning-and-writing-an-isp.html

Date: 9 March 2016 11:00am

Finishes:9 March 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

The aim of this workshop is to provide students with strategies for generating focused research questions and to hone the necessary writing skills needed to produce a clear and coherent ISP. It also looks at general issues of carrying out undergraduate research, as well as how to write a literature review.

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 11:00:00 +0100
In Coversation with Professor Laura Hein http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/09mar2016-in-coversation-with-professor-laura-hein.html

Date: 9 March 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Mr. Coperthwaite: Spring in Dickinson's Reach, 2014, 82 min. http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/09mar2016-mr-coperthwaite-spring-in-dickinsons-reach-2014-82-min.html

Date: 9 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
TBC http://www.soas.ac.uk/islamicstudies/events/seminars/09mar2016-tbc.html

Date: 9 March 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 13:00:00 +0100
CARA: A lifeline to academics at risk, for over 80 years http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/professional-practice-seminar-series/09mar2016-cara-a-lifeline-to-academics-at-risk-for-over-80-years.html

Date: 9 March 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 03:00pm

Venue: 30 Russell Square

Room: 102

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:00:00 +0100
The Outsider Advantage: Why Liminal Actors Rise to System-Wide Domination http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/departmental-seminars/09mar2016-the-outsider-advantage-why-liminal-actors-rise-to-system-wide-domination.html

Date: 9 March 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

In this paper, we intervene in this debate by scrutinizing a particular process, in which an outside or liminal actor successfully establishes system-wide domination—thereby transforming a previously anarchical system into a hegemonic or imperial order.

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Reading the Sahara: Between Deep Past and Apocalyptic Future, Animality and Plurality http://www.soas.ac.uk/cclps/events/09mar2016-reading-the-sahara-between-deep-past-and-apocalyptic-future-animality-and-plurality.html

Date: 9 March 2016 03:30pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:30:00 +0100
The spatial logic of trade and administration in Egyptian-administered Berbera http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/afhistseminar/09mar2016-the-spatial-logic-of-trade-and-administration-in-egyptian-administered-berbera.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 559

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Getting Legality Right in the EU Refugee Crisis http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/seminarseries/09mar2016-getting-legality-right-in-the-eu-refugee-crisis-.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Lost in Transition: Rebuilding Nepal http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/09mar2016-lost-in-transition-rebuilding-nepal.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Knowledge Production in the Arab World: The Impossible Promise http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/09mar2016-knowledge-production-in-the-arab-world-the-impossible-promise.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: MBI Al Jaber Building, 21 Russell Square

Room: MBI Al Jaber Conference Room

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Book Launch: Conservation and Development (Routledge) http://www.soas.ac.uk/cedep/events/09mar2016-book-launch-conservation-and-development-routledge.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: L67

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
'Hizmet in Africa: The Activities and Significance of the Gulen Movement' http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/09mar2016-hizmet-in-africa-the-activities-and-significance-of-the-gulen-movement-.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

'Hizmet in Africa: The Activities and Significance of the Gulen Movement' covers the philosophy of Gulen and the educational, business, dialogue, humanitarian, and media activities of Hizmet in Africa.  It also deals with the relationship between the movement and the government of Turkey.

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
The evolution of traditional Japanese folk song in modern Japan http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/09mar2016-the-evolution-of-traditional-japanese-folk-song-in-modern-japan.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:05:00 +0100
Is that tapping on the Plantation's Door? Labour regimes in the Liberian rubber commodity chain http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/agrarian-change/09mar2016-is-that-tapping-on-the-plantations-door-labour-regimes-in-the-liberian-rubber-commodity-ch.html

Date: 9 March 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:15:00 +0100
Book Launch & Reception: Vanja Hamzić, Sexual and Gender Diversity in the Muslim World: ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/09mar2016-book-launch--reception-vanja-hamzi-sexual-and-gender-diversity-in-the-muslim-world-history.html

Date: 9 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:9 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Suite

A book launch and reception for Vanja Hamzić's  Sexual and Gender Diversity in the Muslim World: History, Law and Vernacular Knowledge (I.B. Tauris: 2015).

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Wed, 09 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Impact lunch with Benjamin Dix http://www.soas.ac.uk/researchoffice/events/impact-lunches/10mar2016--impact-lunch-with-benjamin-dix.html

Date: 10 March 2016 12:30pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 01:30pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: ​​MBI Jaber Room

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 12:30:00 +0100
Constructing a New Citizen: The Use of Model Workers in Post-Revolutionary Chinese Cinema http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/seaeahistseminar/10mar2016-constructing-a-new-citizen-the-use-of-model-workers-in-post-revolutionary-chinese-cinema.html

Date: 10 March 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Translating “Japanese” Culture in the Language Classroom http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/10mar2016-translating-japanese-culture-in-the-language-classroom.html

Date: 10 March 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 07:00pm

Venue: 21/22 Russell Square

Room: T101

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 17:05:00 +0100
Arbitration Seminar http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/arbseries/10mar2016-arbitration-seminar.html

Date: 10 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Guest speaker Mrs Julianne Hughes-Jennett of Hogan Lovells.

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Film Screening of 'The True Cost' and panel discussion http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/10mar2016-film-screening-of-the-true-cost-and-panel-discussion.html

Date: 10 March 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

A film screening of The True Cost (2015), followed by a panel discussion, as part of the London Asian Film Festival

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Homo Itinerans: Afghan Mobility towards Europe http://www.soas.ac.uk/cccac/events/anthonyhyman/10mar2016-homo-itinerans-afghan-mobility-towards-europe.html

Date: 10 March 2016 06:15pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:15:00 +0100
Ideologies in Archaeology: Re-imagination of Iranian Identity through ‘Dialogue among ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/10mar2016--ideologies-in-archaeology-re-imagination-of-iranian-identity-through-dialogue-among-civil.html

Date: 10 March 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:10 March 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: DLT

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Thu, 10 Mar 2016 19:00:00 +0100