SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Sun, 14 Feb 2016 12:41:26 +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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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