SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Sun, 14 Feb 2016 23:07:21 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk 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
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
Time to Demystify Endogeneity Bias http://www.soas.ac.uk/economics/events/economics-seminars/17feb2016-time-to-demystify-endogeneity-bias.html

Date: 17 February 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:17 February 2016 01:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: T101 (22 Russell Square)

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 12:00:00 +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

This event has been cancelled.

Thomas Sankara was one of the most confident and vocal anti-imperialists of the late 20th Century.

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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +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
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
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
Gender Equality and Inclusive Growth in Vietnam: Insights from an UN Women Projec http://www.soas.ac.uk/economics/events/economics-seminars/24feb2016-gender-equality-and-inclusive-growth-in-vietnam--insights-from-an-un-women-projec.html

Date: 24 February 2016 04:00pm

Finishes:24 February 2016 05:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: TBC

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Wed, 24 Feb 2016 16:00:00 +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
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
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
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
Smart Industrial Policy for Africa in the 21st Century http://www.soas.ac.uk/economics/events/economics-seminars/29feb2016-smart-industrial-policy-for-africa-in-the-21st-century.html

Date: 29 February 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:29 February 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre (KLT)

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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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