Seminars

Future Seminars

Monday, 23 September 2019, 12.30 PM
Building 32 SR03
Presenter: Jeffrey McGee, University of Tasmania

Climate intervention technologies aim to counteract climate change by reflecting sunlight away from the earth or removing CO2from the atmosphere at large scale.

The Deluge
Thursday, 21 November 2019, 9.00 AM
UNSW Canberra
Presenter: Neil Ramsey, UNSW Canberra

Although the body has preoccupied literary scholarship for some time, there has been a renewed attention in Romantic studies to the complex ways in which literature encodes and reproduces our awareness of embodied experience.

Past Seminars

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 9 am - 6 pm
Building 32, SR 03, UNSW Canberra, Northcote Drive, Campbell, ACT 2600
Presenter: Dr. Marilu Melo Zurita, UNSW Sydney, Dr. Nico Taylor, The University of Melbourne, Dr. Christine Winter, The University of Sydney , Dr. Stefanie Fishel, The University of the Sunshine Coast, Dr. Umut Ozguc, UNSW Canberra, Dr. Astrida Neimanis, The University of Sydney, Dr. Andrea Connor, University of Western Sydney, Dr. Anne O’Brien, Department of Environment & Energy, Professor Anthony Burke, UNSW Canberra

Over the past two decades a large body of work in the humanities and social sciences has been combining philosophical insights from constructivism with a renewed focus on the materiality and agency of objects, things, systems, and nonhuman flows, substances and life-forms.

Sponsored by Environment and Governance Research Group
Thursday, 29 August 2019, 12:00- 5:30 pm
Seminar Room 03, Building 32, UNSW Canberra, Northcote Drive
Presenter:

The War and Art Workshop is a half-day workshop run in conjunction with the tenure of UNSW Canberra visiting fellow, Dr Lola Frost.

Friday, 16 August 2019, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Conference room, A.D. Hope Building The Australian National University
Presenter:

The Cold War Literature and Lives research group based at UNSW Canberra is a group of scholars undertaking research in aspects of Cold War culture in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond. This year our annual symposium will be held at the ANU.

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 5:00 pm
Lecture Theatre (LT) 05, Northcott Drive, Campbell, ACT 2612
Presenter:

This 'fireside chat'-style roundtable will bring together contributors to a forthcoming special issue of the Human Rights Defender magazine on the ‘Military and Human Rights’ to discuss a range of questions, including: at what point is it appropriate for the Australia

Friday, 21 June 2019,
UNSW Kensington Campus
Presenter: Dr Minako Sakai, Dr Felix Tan, Scientia Professor Louise Edwards, Dr Tanya Jakimow

There is a significant populist trend in which ‘elites’ are increasingly seen as being ‘out of touch’ with ‘ordinary people’. This is manifest across the globe but includes Asia.