Upcoming lectures in this series will be announced on the first page.
A selection of past Lectures
The Quest for Dignity, Freedom, and Democracy in the Islamic World: A Bosnian Muslim's Perspective.
HE Mr Bakir Izetbegovic, Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
HE Mr Bakir Izetbegovic, Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, visited the Centre on 28 October 2013 and spoke at the Examination Schools on 'The Quest for Dignity, Freedom, and Democracy in the Islamic World: A Bosnian Muslim's Perspective'.
The future of Islamic finance in a global economy
Rt Hon the Baroness Warsi PC
On Thursday 6 June 2013 the Centre hosted a lecture by The Rt Hon the Baroness Warsi PC, Senior Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office & Minister for Faith and Communities, who spoke on 'The future of Islamic finance in a global economy'.
Languages of the Rulers of Northern India: Past to Present
HE Dr Jaimini Bhagwati, High Commissioner of India, delivered a lecture on 'Languages of the Rulers of Northern India: Past to Present' in the Examination Schools on 7 May 2013. His lecture traced the linkages between language and political power over the centuries.
Unity not Uniformity: the Politics of Modern India
HE Mr Salman Khurshid, Indian Minister of Law, Justice and Minority Affairs, India, delivered a lecture on 11 October 2012 on “Unity not Uniformity: the Politics of Modern India” in the Examination Schools. He spoke about the development of India’s institutions and political economy since…
Qatar's International Role: Priorities and Challenges
In Trinity Term HE Shaikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabr Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, State of Qatar, was the Centre’s Distinguished Visiting Lecturer. Speaking in the Sheldonian Theatre, His Excellency discussed ‘Qatar’s International Role: Priorities and Challenges’.
Macroeconomic Management in an Oil Economy: The Case of Saudi Arabia
HE Dr Muhammad bin Sulaiman Al-Jasser
On Wednesday, 16 February 2011, HE Dr Muhammad bin Sulaiman Al-Jasser, Governor of the Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency (SAMA), delivered a lecture on 'Macroeconomic Management in an Oil Economy: The Case of Saudi Arabia' in the Examination Schools at Oxford University. The lecture focused on the…
Mandela at Oxford : screening of the 1997 lecture
In February the Centre held a special screening of Nelson Mandela’s 1997 lecture “Renewal and Renaissance: Towards a New World Order” at the Grove auditorium, Magdalen College. The screening was introduced by the Centre’s Nelson Mandela Fellow, Dr Basil Mustafa. Lord MacDonald, Warden of Wadham…