DATE: 7th March, Wed of 8th week TIME: 7:30 PM LOCATION: Council Room, Mansfield College
IRsoc will be hosting Champagne and Chocolates at Modern Art Oxford on Tuesday of 6th week. For a £6/£11 entry you will get unlimited Champagne and Chocolates AS WELL AS the widely acclaimed and brilliant Dot’s Funk Odyssey.
CRAIG MURRAY - political activist, former ambassador to Uzbekistan and former Rector of the University of Dundee In 2002 Murray was appointed British ambassador to Uzbekistan. In 2004, he was charged with "gross misconduct" by the FCO and was removed from his post.
Simon has been HM Ambassador to Syria since 2007. He was previously Ambassador to Qatar (2005–2007). He has also held posts in Bahrain, Tunisia, India, Jordan, Dubai, and Basra (Consul General, 2004–2005). Interests: diplomacy, FCO, Middle
It is with deep regret that I must inform you that the South African High Commissioner has recently been admitted to hospital and therefore will unfortunately not be able to come to Oxford next Thursday as planned. Thursday's event has therefore been cancelled.
DATE: 1st Febuary, Wednesday of 3rd week TIME: 7:30 PM LOCATION: Oriel Auditorium, Oriel College
When he was 4 years old, Cadet was made a child servant. He was physically, verbally, sexually and emotionally abused by his masters. In 1998, he published his memoirs, Restavec: From Haitian Slave Child to Middle Class American.
Peter Popham has been Foreign Correspondent of The Independent for over 20 years. He is the most recent biographer of Aung San Suu Kyi, and has toured Burma as an undercover reporter several times since 1991.