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About the speakers

Hillel Rapoport is a Professor at the Paris School of Economics, University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, and Co-Director of the G-MonD Research Group.

William Jones is Departmental Lecturer in the Politics of Forced Migration at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford.


For any enquiries about this event, please contact Tara-Sienna Hartman at


A podcast of this seminar is available here >>

Annual Harrell-Bond Lecture

The Annual Harrell-Bond Lecture is named in honour of Dr Barbara Harrell-Bond, the founding Director of the Refugee Studies Centre. It is held each year in Michaelmas term.

Annual Elizabeth Colson Lecture

The Annual Elizabeth Colson Lecture is held in Trinity term. It is named after Professor Elizabeth Colson, a renowned anthropologist.

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