SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:43:41 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk Canada - Individual Counselling (Toronto) http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/30sep2016-canada---individual-counselling-toronto.html

Date: 30 September 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:30 September 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:00:00 +0100
Typewriters vs. Coffee: How Did Korean Women Take over the Job of Secretaries? http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/30sep2016-typewriters-vs-coffee-how-did-korean-women-take-over--the-job-of-secretaries.html

Date: 30 September 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:30 September 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Canada - Study & Go Abroad Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/01oct2016-canada---study--go-abroad-fair.html

Date: 1 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:1 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 01 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Canada - Study & Go Abroad Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/02oct2016-canada---study--go-abroad-fair.html

Date: 2 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:2 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sun, 02 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Grandparents and Grandchildren in Rural China http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/seminars/03oct2016-grandparents-and-grandchildren-in-rural-china.html

Date: 3 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:3 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Mon, 03 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
'The Making of Contemporary Africa: The Development of African Society Since 1800' - 3rd Edition http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/03oct2016-the-making-of-contemporary-africa-the-development-of-african-society-since-1800---3rd-edit.html

Date: 3 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:3 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

Bill Freund will present the 3rd edition of his book 'The Making of Contemporary Africa: The Development of African Society Since 1800'.

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Mon, 03 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Politics at Play: Indonesian Wayang Performance Practice and Heritage Politics http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/04oct2016-politics-at-play-indonesian-wayang-performance-practice-and-heritage-politics.html

Date: 4 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:4 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
What Happened to the "Arab Spring"? http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/04oct2016-what-happened-to-the-arab-spring.html

Date: 4 October 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:4 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: Wolfson Lecture Theatre

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

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Tue, 04 Oct 2016 16:45:00 +0100
Breaking the Boundaries of Percussion Music: the Ju Percussion Group from Taiwan http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/04oct2016-breaking-the-boundaries-of-percussion-music-the-ju-percussion-group-from-taiwan.html

Date: 4 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:4 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Coming to Light - Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/05oct2016-coming-to-light---edward-s-curtis-and-the-north-american-indians.html

Date: 5 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:5 October 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
The return of curiosity: What museums are good for in the 21st century http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-departmental-seminar/05oct2016-the-return-of-curiosity-what-museums-are-good-for-in-the-21st-century.html

Date: 5 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:5 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
“A schoolmaster’s self-mockery”: Manuscripts of a performed prosimetric vernacular text ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cia/events/china-humanities-research-seminar-chrs-series/05oct2016-a-schoolmasters-self-mockery-manuscripts-of-a-performed-prosimetric-vernacular-text-attrib.html

Date: 5 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:5 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
RAI Research Seminar: Nubian Endangered Languages and Living Heritage http://www.soas.ac.uk/world-languages-institute/events/05oct2016-rai-research-seminar-nubian-endangered-languages-and-living-heritage.html

Date: 5 October 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:5 October 2016 07:30pm

Venue: other

Room:

Revitalising the Nubian Endangered Languages and Living Heritage

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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 16:30:00 +0100
Who's Sori Now? The afterlives of Japanese Prime Ministers http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/meiji-jingu/05oct2016-whos-sori-now-the-afterlives-of-japanese-prime-ministers.html

Date: 5 October 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:5 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:30:00 +0100
The Bowl - Film screening from Tajikistan http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/05oct2016-the-bowl---film-screening-from-tajikistan.html

Date: 5 October 2016 07:30pm

Finishes:5 October 2016 09:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Part of the International Open Central Asia Cultural Festival organised by Orzu Arts

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Wed, 05 Oct 2016 18:30:00 +0100
London Uyghur Ensemble and Sanatim Dance Company http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/06oct2016-london-uyghur-ensemble-and-sanatim-dance-company-.html

Date: 6 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:6 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Part of the International Open Central Asia Cultural Festival organised by Orzu Arts.

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Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Education UK Exhibition - Moscow http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/07oct2016-education-uk-exhibition---moscow.html

Date: 7 October 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:8 October 2016 06:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 13:00:00 +0100
To London With Love - And Central Asian Dance Music http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/07oct2016-to-london-with-love---and-central-asian-dance-music.html

Date: 7 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:7 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Part of the International Open Central Asia Cultural Festival organised by Orzu Arts.

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Fri, 07 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Indonesia Kontemporer 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/indonesia-kontemporer/

Date: 8 October 2016 10:00am

Finishes:8 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

Inspired by Indonesian arts and cultural traditions, Indonesia Kontemporer 2016, is a creative event mixing exhibitions, performances, workshops, crafts, film screenings, as well as food and handicrafts stalls

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Sat, 08 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +0100
QS WGST Paris http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/08oct2016-qs-wgst-paris.html

Date: 8 October 2016 12:30pm

Finishes:8 October 2016 06:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 08 Oct 2016 11:30:00 +0100
Living Legacy: Women's Dances of Uzbekistan http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/08oct2016-living-legacy-womens-dances-of-uzbekistan.html

Date: 8 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:8 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

Part of the International Open Central Asia Cultural Festival organised by Orzu Arts.

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Sat, 08 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
40 Days of Silence http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/08oct2016-40-days-of-silence.html

Date: 8 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:8 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Kamran Djam Lecture Theatre

Part of the International Open Central Asia Cultural Festival organised by Orzu Arts.

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Sat, 08 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Amsterdam - Private Appointments http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/10oct2016-amsterdam---private-appointments.html

Date: 10 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:10 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Are the rivers in Tanzania at risk of drying up? The contested causes of environmental change. http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/10oct2016-are-the-rivers-in-tanzania-at-risk-of-drying-up-the-contested-causes-of-environmental-chan.html

Date: 10 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:10 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

The Great Ruaha is not the only Tanzanian river facing competing demands for its water, so what we learn from these and other studies has implications for large scale irrigation possibilities, and hydro-electricity, in several parts of the country.

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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Just Another Jihadi Jane Book launch and conversation http://www.soas.ac.uk/english-studies/events/10oct2016-just-another-jihadi-jane-book-launch-and-conversation.html

Date: 10 October 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:10 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

Conversations in Bloomsbury book launch and conversation chaired by Amina Yaqin

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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:30:00 +0100
Love as Tragedy in the Legends of Punjab http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/sangat-dialogue-punjab/10oct2016-love-as-tragedy-in-the-legends-of-punjab.html

Date: 10 October 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:10 October 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: Salt Lecture theatre

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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Uzbek percussion master on a rare UK visit http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/concerts/10oct2016-uzbek-percussion-master-on-a-rare-uk-visit.html

Date: 10 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:10 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Recent Research on Pyu Language and Material Culture http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/11oct2016-recent-research-on-pyu-language-and-material-culture.html

Date: 11 October 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:11 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 22 RS T102

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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Urban Pilgrims, Tourists, and Local Communities in Global Tokyo http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-of-tourism-and-travel-seminar/11oct2016-urban-pilgrims-tourists-and-local-communities-in-global-tokyo.html

Date: 11 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:11 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Capitalism: Competition, Conflict, Crises http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/11oct2016-capitalism-competition-conflict-crises.html

Date: 11 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:11 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Competition and conflict are intrinsic features of modern societies. Inequality is persistent, and booms andbusts are recurrent outcomes throughout capitalist history. State intervention modifies these patterns butdoes not abolish them.]]>
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Modernisms in relation: Two exhibition narratives on modern art of Southeast Asia http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/11oct2016-modernisms-in-relation-two-exhibition-narratives-on-modern-art-of-southeast-asia.html

Date: 11 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:11 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
'Identities in Greater Senegambia and Beyond: Interdisciplinary Approaches through History and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/11oct2016-identities-in-greater-senegambia-and-beyond-interdisciplinary-approaches-through-history-a.html

Date: 11 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:11 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

The evening will feature the screening of a 30 minutes long video capturing the highlights of last year conference 'Identities in Greater Senegambia and Beyond: Interdisciplinary Approaches through History and Music in Dialogue'. Followed by panel discussion.

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Tue, 11 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Environmental Challenges in the MENA Region: The Long Road from Conflict to Cooperation http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/centenary-conference/

Date: 12 October 2016 09:00am

Finishes:13 October 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Centenary Two-Day Conference

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Academics, Activists & Agents: A History of the School of Oriental and African Studies 1916-2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/gallery/academics-agents-activists/

Date: 12 October 2016 10:30am

Finishes:17 December 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Exhibition Rooms

The story of SOAS will be told in this unique exhibition from the perspective of key individuals and their work, as well as significant events. It will also include its impact on world history, scholarship and cultural preservation.

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 09:30:00 +0100
The Masks of Mer http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/12oct2016-the-masks-of-mer.html

Date: 12 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:12 October 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Engineering activism: Unpicking the fossil economy in Bangladesh http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-departmental-seminar/12oct2016-engineering-activism-unpicking-the-fossil-economy-in-bangladesh-.html

Date: 12 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:12 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Home: The Violence of Political Belonging (or: Mobility and Stability in Israel/Palestine) http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/12oct2016-home-the-violence-of-political-belonging-or-mobility-and-stability-in-israelpalestine.html

Date: 12 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:12 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Dr. Hagar Kotef is a Senior Lecturer of Political Theory and Comparative Politics.

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Violent Borders: Refugees and the Right to Move http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/seminarseries/12oct2016-violent-borders-refugees-and-the-right-to-move.html

Date: 12 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:12 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51a

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
60 years of the Japanese Women’s Association in Great Britain: Past, Present and Future http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/12oct2016-60-years-of-the-japanese-womens-association-in-great-britain-past-present-and-future.html

Date: 12 October 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:12 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 16:05:00 +0100
New York - SOAS Information Session http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/openevenings/12oct2016-new-york---soas-information-session.html

Date: 12 October 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:12 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Wed, 12 Oct 2016 17:30:00 +0100
MUSA Workshop – Negotiating Technologies http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/musa/events/14oct2016-musa-workshop--negotiating-technologies-.html

Date: 14 October 2016 10:00am

Finishes:15 October 2016 03:30pm

Venue: other

Room: Adrian House Seminar Room

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Taiwan - European Education Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/14oct2016-taiwan---european-education-fair.html

Date: 14 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:14 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
From Across the Genkai Sea: Chang Hyŏk-chu and Japan’s Korean War http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/14oct2016-from-across-the-genkai-sea-chang-hyk-chu-and-japans-korean-war.html

Date: 14 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:14 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
How do texts function? Text type and communicative function in Tibetan literature http://www.soas.ac.uk/cia/tibetanstudies/events/14oct2016-how-do-texts-function-text-type-and-communicative-function-in-tibetan-literature.html

Date: 14 October 2016 05:30pm

Finishes:14 October 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Tibet’s traditions manifest an abundance of textual classes, but scholars in pre-modern Tibet did not extensively theorise genre. This paper briefly introduces the text linguistic concept of text type. It then examines the framework of the ‘communicative function’ of a text as a crucial element for developing classifications but also for other aims of inquiry, with particular reference to Tibetan texts.

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:30:00 +0100
'Triumphs and Laments' - William Kentridge http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/14oct2016-triumphs-and-laments---william-kentridge.html

Date: 14 October 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:14 October 2016 07:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The South African artist William Kentridge will discuss his latest work entitled 'Triumphs and Laments'.

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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:00:00 +0100
One Continent Many Stories: African Literature and Global Creativity [A Workshop on ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/15oct2016-one-continent-many-stories-african-literature-and-global-creativity-a-workshop-on-contempo.html

Date: 15 October 2016 10:30am

Finishes:15 October 2016 04:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Room B104 - B111

Ivor Agyeman-Duah (Lumina Foundation) and Afrikult. will deliver a workshop on Contemporary African Literature few days prior to Wole Soyinka centenary Lecture at SOAS

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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 09:30:00 +0100
Taiwan - European Education Fair http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/15oct2016-taiwan---european-education-fair.html

Date: 15 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:15 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
China’s Economy: Powerhouse, Menace or the Next Japan? http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/17oct2016-chinas-economy-powerhouse-menace-or-the-next-japan.html

Date: 17 October 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:17 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:00:00 +0100
Igbo and the art of Uli painting - a Black History Month event http://www.soas.ac.uk/widening-participation/languages-and-culture-outreach-activities/18oct2016-igbo-and-the-art-of-uli-painting---a-black-history-month-event.html

Date: 18 October 2016 10:30am

Finishes:18 October 2016 03:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:30:00 +0100
跨境族群、国家意识与帝国边疆:十八世纪中缅战争的起源 http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/chinese_forum/18oct2016-.html

Date: 18 October 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:18 October 2016 02:00pm

Venue:

Room: TBC

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:00:00 +0100
QS WGST Milan http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/18oct2016-qs-wgst-milan.html

Date: 18 October 2016 03:45pm

Finishes:18 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:45:00 +0100
Book Launch: The Sweatshop Regime: Labouring Bodies, Exploitation and Garments Made in India http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/18oct2016-book-launch-the-sweatshop-regime-labouring-bodies-exploitation-and-garments-made-in-india.html

Date: 18 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:18 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: (S)ALT

This book explores the processes producing and reproducing the garment sweatshop in India.

Drawing from Marxian and feminist insights, the book theorizes the sweatshop as a complex ‘regime’

of exploitation and oppression, jointly crafted by global, regional and local actors, and working across

productive and reproductive realms.

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Democracy and state patronage of religion: Evidence from Thailand http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/18oct2016-democracy-and-state-patronage-of-religion-evidence-from-thailand.html

Date: 18 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:18 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/18oct2016-palestinians-in-syria-nakba-memories-of-shattered-communities.html

Date: 18 October 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:18 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: Wolfson Lecture Theatre

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

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:45:00 +0100
Bloomsbury Festival http://www.soas.ac.uk/centenary/centenary-events/19oct2016-bloomsbury-festival.html

Date: 19 October 2016 12:00am

Finishes:23 October 2016 12:00am

Venue: other

Room:

Bloomsbury Festival is a creative explosion of performance, arts, music and heritage events held in the streets, parks, museums, galleries, laboratories and public and private buildings of one of London’s most vibrant cultural quarters. SOAS is a Bloomsbury Festival partner, and this year the theme is languages to coincide with our Centenary.

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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:00:00 +0100
The Song of Ceylon http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/19oct2016-the-song-of-ceylon.html

Date: 19 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:19 October 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Title TBD http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-departmental-seminar/19oct2016-title-tbd.html

Date: 19 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:19 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Looking ‘East’ from the ‘Margins’ of Europe; Rabindranath Tagore and the Slovenes in ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/19oct2016-looking-east-from-the-margins-of-europe-rabindranath-tagore-and-the-slovenes-in-the-1920s.html

Date: 19 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:19 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room:

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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Birthplace, Bloodline and Beyond: How 'Liberian Citizenship' Is Currently Constructed in ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/migrationdiaspora/seminarsevents/seminarseries/19oct2016-birthplace-bloodline-and-beyond-how-liberian-citizenship-is-currently-constructed-in-liber.html

Date: 19 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:19 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51a

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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Wakashu as a Third Gender and Gender Ambiguity in the Edo Period http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/19oct2016-wakashu-as-a-third-gender-and-gender-ambiguity-in-the-edo-period.html

Date: 19 October 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:19 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:05:00 +0100
Centenary Lecture: Wole Soyinka, playwriter and poet http://www.soas.ac.uk/centenary/centenary-events/19oct2016-centenary-lecture-wole-soyinka-playwriter-and-poet.html

Date: 19 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:19 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Lecture Theatre

Our Centenary Lecture series showcases lectures from world-leading guests speaking on subjects that are close to SOAS subjects.

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Wed, 19 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
“I Cannot Lie”: The Literary Biography and Unpublished Letters of Forugh Farrokhzad http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/yarshater-lecture-series-in-persian-literature/20oct2016-i-cannot-lie-the-literary-biography-and-unpublished-letters-of-forugh-farrokhzad.html

Date: 20 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:20 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

First of four lectures on Forugh Farrokhzad by Farzaneh Milani. Part of the Yarshater Lecture Series in Persian Literature.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
SI-UK University Fair - Tokyo http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/21oct2016-si-uk-university-fair---tokyo.html

Date: 21 October 2016 04:30pm

Finishes:21 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:30:00 +0100
Clash or Coalition? Queer Korean Activism and Academic Research http://www.soas.ac.uk/koreanstudies/events/seminars/21oct2016-clash-or-coalition--queer-korean-activism-and-academic-research.html

Date: 21 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:21 October 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
“Remember Flight”: Forugh Farrokhzad, the Iranian Icarus http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/yarshater-lecture-series-in-persian-literature/21oct2016-remember-flight-forugh-farrokhzad-the-iranian-icarus.html

Date: 21 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:21 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Second of four lectures on Forugh Farrokhzad by Farzaneh Milani. Part of the Yarshater Lecture Series in Persian Literature.

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Nepali folk music reinvented http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/concerts/21oct2016-nepali-folk-music-reinvented.html

Date: 21 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:21 October 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Education UK Exhibition - Tokyo http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/22oct2016-education-uk-exhibition---tokyo.html

Date: 22 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:22 October 2016 06:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
beo International Education Fair - Tokyo http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/23oct2016-beo-international-education-fair---tokyo.html

Date: 23 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:23 October 2016 06:00pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
ELDP Documentation Training, Yunnan, China http://www.soas.ac.uk/world-languages-institute/events/24oct2016-eldp-documentation-training-yunnan-china.html

Date: 24 October 2016 12:00am

Finishes:4 November 2016 12:00am

Venue: other

Room:

ELDP training on documentary linguistics

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Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:00 +0100
SI-UK University Fair - Osaka http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/24oct2016-si-uk-university-fair---osaka.html

Date: 24 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:24 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Promoting the social inclusion of people with albinism in Tanzania http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/24oct2016-promoting-the-social-inclusion-of-people-with-albinism-in-tanzania.html

Date: 24 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:24 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4429

Albinism—a genetic condition reducing or eliminating melanin pigment in the skin, eyes and hair—is poorly understood across much of Tanzanian society.  Jamie Walling of the Standing Voice Project will deliver this engaging and interactive seminar.

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
The Journey We Never Made: An Artist Talk with Naiza Khan http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/contemporary-arts-research-seminar/24oct2016-the-journey-we-never-made-an-artist-talk-with-naiza-khan.html

Date: 24 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:24 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 116

Naiza Khan will provide an overview of her practice and introduce her current body of work, which emerges from a long engagement with Manora Island and the urban landscape of Karachi and its relationship to the sea. 

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
“The House Is Black”: A Model Life Narrative by Forugh Farrokhzad http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/yarshater-lecture-series-in-persian-literature/24oct2016-the-house-is-black-a-model-life-narrative-by-forugh-farrokhzad.html

Date: 24 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:24 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Third of four lectures on Forugh Farrokhzad by Farzaneh Milani. Part of the Yarshater Lecture Series in Persian Literature.

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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
beo International Education Fair - Osaka http://www.soas.ac.uk/international/events/25oct2016-beo-international-education-fair---osaka.html

Date: 25 October 2016 04:30pm

Finishes:25 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: other

Room:

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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:30:00 +0100
Combatting the Business of Forced Labour in Global Supply Chains http://www.soas.ac.uk/development/events/devstudseminars/25oct2016-combatting-the-business-of-forced-labour-in-global-supply-chains.html

Date: 25 October 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:25 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: (S)ALT

Forced labour has become big business in global supply chains, with illegal profits estimated by the

International Labour Organization to top $150 billion annually.

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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0100
French Indochina and its links with Southeast Asian Archaeology and Art History http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/events/seminars/25oct2016-french-indochina-and-its-links-with-southeast-asian-archaeology-and-art-history.html

Date: 25 October 2016 05:15pm

Finishes:25 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:15:00 +0100
The Emergence of the Gulf States http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei/events/cme/25oct2016-the-emergence-of-the-gulf-states.html

Date: 25 October 2016 05:45pm

Finishes:25 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Paul Webley Wing (Senate House)

Room: Wolfson Lecture Theatre

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

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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:45:00 +0100
“I Feel Sorry for the Garden”: Democratizing the Family http://www.soas.ac.uk/lmei-cis/events/yarshater-lecture-series-in-persian-literature/25oct2016-i-feel-sorry-for-the-garden-democratizing-the-family.html

Date: 25 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:25 October 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

Fourth of four lectures on Forugh Farrokhzad by Farzaneh Milani. Part of the Yarshater Lecture Series in Persian Literature.

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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
The Hunters http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/26oct2016-the-hunters.html

Date: 26 October 2016 01:00pm

Finishes:26 October 2016 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:00:00 +0100
Kinship, leadership and friendship: Relating to strangers among the Mursi in South-Ethiopia http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-of-tourism-and-travel-seminar/26oct2016-kinship-leadership-and-friendship-relating-to-strangers-among-the-mursi-in-south-ethiopia.html

Date: 26 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:26 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Kinship, leadership and friendship: Relating to strangers among the Mursi in South-Ethiopia http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-departmental-seminar/26oct2016-kinship-leadership-and-friendship-relating-to-strangers-among-the-mursi-in-south-ethiopia.html

Date: 26 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:26 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G52

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Party Spirit: Producing Communist Belief in Contemporary China http://www.soas.ac.uk/china-institute/events/26oct2016-party-spirit-producing-communist-belief-in-contemporary-china.html

Date: 26 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:26 October 2016 04:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Room 116

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Productions of Race and Intimacy in a Site of Extraction http://www.soas.ac.uk/politics/events/26oct2016-productions-of-race-and-intimacy-in-a-site-of-extraction.html

Date: 26 October 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:26 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Lisa Tilley is a PhD Candidate and Erasmus Mundus Fellow at the University of Warwick.

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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Late Development, Compressed Development and Employment: A Japan-China Comparison http://www.soas.ac.uk/jrc/events/seminar-and-events/26oct2016-late-development-compressed-development-and-employment-a-japan-china-comparison.html

Date: 26 October 2016 05:05pm

Finishes:26 October 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

 
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Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:05:00 +0100
The Origins of Nubia: Discovery of a Capital and an African City (Kerma/Dukki Gel) http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/28oct2016-the-origins-of-nubia-discovery-of-a-capital-and-an-african-city-kermadukki-gel.html

Date: 28 October 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:28 October 2016 10:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

The Sudanese Nubian Association and SOAS, University of London present a lecture by Professor Charles Bonnet on how new archaeological findings can shed a light on the relationships of Nubia with the kingdoms of Central Sudan and Egypt.

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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Baraza Swahili Conference at SOAS http://www.soas.ac.uk/cas/events/29oct2016-barazaswahili-conference-at-soas.html

Date: 29 October 2016 09:30am

Finishes:29 October 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: Woburn Room

The second annual day conference addressing any aspect of the language, literature, translation, culture, philosophy or diaspora of the Swahili speaking peoples of the world.

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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 08:30:00 +0100