Seminars

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
Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 8:00 am
UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy Northcott Drive Campbell, ACT, 2612
Presenter:

The centenary of the First World War has seen an extraordinary blooming of scholarship on the conflict, much of it looking beyond the traditional histories of combat and high politics.

Conflict and Society Research Group
Thursday, 29 August 2019, 12:00- 5:30 pm
Seminar Room 03, Building 32, UNSW Canberra, Northcote Drive
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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