Performance 2018 Dancer

Calendar of Events

Find out what is happening at the College.

November 2019

14 - 14
Nov Nov
14 - 14
Nov Nov
Book Launch - New Perspectives on Pakistan's Political Economy: State, Clas...
Time:
17:00 to 18:00
Location:
The Florey Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

This volume makes a major intervention in the debates around the nature of the political economy of Pakistan, focusing on its contemporary social dynamics.

14 - 14
Nov Nov
14 - 14
Nov Nov
Mixed Circuit Training
Time:
18:00 to 19:15
Location:
The Games Room
Event type:
Sports & Wellness

Mixed Circuits runs every Tuesday and Thursday, all year long, at 6pm in the Games Room, organised by the Boat Club. It is open to all members of college, featuring a high intensity workout focussing on a sequence of core and cardio exercises as well as stretching.

14 - 14
Nov Nov
14 - 14
Nov Nov
Annual Sarfraz Pakistan Lecture: Pakistani women on the frontlines
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Annual Lecture

The Annual Sarfraz Pakistan Lecture, delivered by Oscar-winning journalist, filmmaker and activist Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. Pakistan, a deeply patriarchal society is rapidly changing and women are at the forefront.

15 - 15
Nov Nov
15 - 15
Nov Nov
Feminist Society Film Night: Women without Men
Time:
19:00 to 22:00
Location:
The Committee Room
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

The Wolfson Feminist Society invites everyone to watch and discuss Women without Men (Shirin Neshat, 2009, Persian). This film is set in 1953 Tehran, and depicts the lives of four different women during the American-backed coup returning the Shah to power.

16 - 16
Nov Nov
16 - 16
Nov Nov
Oxford Korean Popular Culture Symposium
Time:
10:00 to 13:00
Location:
The Private Dining Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

In the first Oxford Korean Popular Culture Symposium, various topics in Korean popular culture will be discussed, in particular, Korean film and K-pop, by two guest speakers from Paris along with three scholars at Oxford. Here are abstracts from guest speakers:

17 - 17
Nov Nov
17 - 17
Nov Nov
CommUnity Panel Discussion - Printmaking as a Channel for Cultural Exchange
Time:
12:00 to 16:00
Location:
The Haldane Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

A panel discussion as part of the CommUnity exhibition, including video presentations from artists from Pakistan followed by open discourse between Oxford artists from the CommUnity box print project sharing their practice and its development within the context of community and transatlantic/tran

18 - 18
Nov Nov
18 - 18
Nov Nov
The Campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Major General Christopher Ghika has just finished a year as the Deputy Commander of the counter ISIS campaign in the Middle East. It is his second tour in this role, having been in Baghdad during the early days of the ISIS rising in 2014/5.

18 - 18
Nov Nov
18 - 18
Nov Nov
Zen Meditation
Time:
19:00 to 20:00
Location:
Seminar Room 3 - The Academic Wing
Event type:
Courses and Workshops

Meditation for new comers and old hands. Thirty minutes sitting meditation and 30 minutes talk on the underlying practice that is essential for meditation.

19 - 19
Nov Nov
19 - 19
Nov Nov
Life-Writing Surgery with Sally Bayley and Tony Gray
Time:
13:15 to 16:30
Location:
Seminar Room 2 - The Academic Wing
Event type:
Courses and Workshops

A free afternoon workshop to help you with your life-writing project.

19 - 19
Nov Nov
19 - 19
Nov Nov
The Weinrebe Lectures in Life-Writing: Lucasta Miller
Time:
17:30 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Biographer and critic Lucasta Miller will give this term’s lecture in memory of Harry M Weinrebe, philanthropist and founder of the Dorset Foundation.

19 - 19
Nov Nov
19 - 19
Nov Nov
Mixed Circuit Training
Time:
18:00 to 19:15
Location:
The Games Room
Event type:
Sports & Wellness

Mixed Circuits runs every Tuesday and Thursday, all year long, at 6pm in the Games Room, organised by the Boat Club. It is open to all members of college, featuring a high intensity workout focussing on a sequence of core and cardio exercises as well as stretching.

19 - 19
Nov Nov
19 - 19
Nov Nov
Wolfson Choir
Time:
19:30
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

Come and sing with the Wolfson Choir! We're a relaxed, non-auditioning choir, singing a wide range of musical styles: no previous singing experience necessary, and all welcome (at any point in the term)! 

21 - 21
Nov Nov
21 - 21
Nov Nov
AWRC Lunch Table and Talk by Dr Marco Ferrante
Time:
12:15 to 14:00
Location:
The Florey Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Lunch table in Hall with drinks provided by the AWRC followed by talk in the Florey Room at 13:15 delivered by Dr Marco Ferrante, Berggruen Fellow in Comparative Philosophy, on "Is Language Necessary to Consciousness? A Classical Indian Perspective". All welcome.

21 - 21
Nov Nov
21 - 21
Nov Nov
Mixed Circuit Training
Time:
18:00 to 19:15
Location:
The Games Room
Event type:
Sports & Wellness

Mixed Circuits runs every Tuesday and Thursday, all year long, at 6pm in the Games Room, organised by the Boat Club. It is open to all members of college, featuring a high intensity workout focussing on a sequence of core and cardio exercises as well as stretching.

21 - 21
Nov Nov
21 - 21
Nov Nov
Wolfson Lecture Series: The Experience of Courts - Law and Europe
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Annual Lecture

The Rt Hon Lord Reed, Supreme Court of the UK, will be delivering the first lecture in Wolfson's new lecture series: The Experience of Courts.

22 - 22
Nov Nov
22 - 22
Nov Nov
Writing Capital
Time:
17:00 to 18:30
Location:
The Buttery
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Rana Dasgupta’s Capital (2014) examines the stupendous forces shaping the city of Delhi in the wake of 1990s economic liberalisation – in order to offer a portrait of twenty-first-century global capitalism.

22 - 22
Nov Nov
22 - 22
Nov Nov
The Burning Question in Forensic Science: Can we mask signs of decomposition by...
Time:
20:00 to 22:00
Location:
The Florey Room
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

Ms Emese Végh is a DPhil candidate in Archaeological Science at the Research Laboratory for Archaeology and the History of Art, University of Oxford. Join us for her talk, titled ‘The Burning Question in Forensic Science: Can we mask signs of decomposition by burning the body?’

24 - 24
Nov Nov
24 - 24
Nov Nov
The Fournier Trio - 10th Anniversary Concert
Time:
17:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Concert and Plays

Programme:

Saint-Saens, Piano Trio No.1 in F Major, Op.18

Schubert, Notturno in E flat Major, D.897

Brahms, Piano Trio No.1 in B Major, Op.8

25 - 25
Nov Nov
25 - 25
Nov Nov
Nomads, soldiers, musicians and hairdressers
Time:
18:00 to 20:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Nomads, soldiers, musicians and hairdressers: some thoughts on language and identity in the Roman Provinces of Syria and Arabia.

25 - 25
Nov Nov
25 - 25
Nov Nov
Meditation and Daily Life Practice
Time:
19:00 to 20:00
Location:
Seminar Room 3 - The Academic Wing
Event type:
Courses and Workshops

Meditation for new comers and old hands. Thirty minutes sitting meditation and 30 minutes talk on the underlying practice that is essential for meditation.

26 - 26
Nov Nov
26 - 26
Nov Nov
Wolfson Choir
Time:
19:30
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Clubs & Societies

Come and sing with the Wolfson Choir! We're a relaxed, non-auditioning choir, singing a wide range of musical styles: no previous singing experience necessary, and all welcome (at any point in the term)!

27 - 27
Nov Nov
27 - 27
Nov Nov
Stephanie Dalley in Conversation with Paul Collins: Reading the Past. A Career i...
Time:
17:30 to 18:45
Location:
The Haldane Room
Event type:
Lectures and Seminars

Followed by drinks reception and reserved dinner table in Hall at 18:45

28 - 28
Nov Nov
28 - 28
Nov Nov
Oxford Lieder / Song at Wolfson: Felix Kemp (baritone) & Sholto Kynoch (pian...
Time:
18:00 to 19:00
Location:
The Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Event type:
Concert and Plays

Felix Kemp and Sholto Kynoch perform Brahms' Vier ernste Gesänge and songs by Wolf, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov.

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