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  • 13 August 2015
    6.00pm - 4.00pm

    Cosmic Love Wonder Lust - An Imperial Slacks Project

    EXHIBITION UNTIL 12 SEPTEMBER. Leading contemporary artists from the radical Imperial Slacks artist collective of the late 1990s have reunited for a new exhibition jointly presented by Sydney College of the Arts (SCA) and Campbelltown Arts Centre.

  • 14 August 2015
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Nicholas Dorey

    Ex Libris Fisherarium - 14 Aug to 17 Sep

    EXHIBITION UNTIL 17 SEPTEMBER The University of Sydney Library is delighted to announce our newest edition of the Ex Libris Fisherarium series. In this this exhibtion the artists have a tendency to confound the audience. Come along and see for yourself. #FisherLibrary #Sydney_library

  • 31 August 2015
    6.30pm - 8.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - What is Veiling?

    Ranging from the simple head scarf to the full-body burqa, the veil is worn by vast numbers of Muslim women around the world. Three scholars come together to discuss the veil in Arabic cultures, the veil in China, the why the veil today features prominently in art.

  • 1 September 2015
    11.30am - 12.30pm

    The Love Affair with the Cable Car

    A symbol of the 'urban miracle' of Medellín, Colombia's former violent drug capital, the cable car is on the move. But is the cable car the answer to a way out of the slums?

  • 1 September 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
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    Public Seminar: Anti-corruption in the Xi Jinping Era

    Xi Jinping has engaged in massive anti-corruption campaign since his inauguration as the top leader of China in 2012. This presentation will address the traits and the purposes of this campaign, and its impact on Xi’s concentration of power.

  • 1 September 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Professor Arya M Sharma

    Metabolic Benefits Of Weight Loss

    Excess body weight is associated with increased risk for a broad range of health problems. However, due to the heterogeneity of adipose tissue in terms of location, cellular structure and secretory function, the relationship between body fat and its impact on health are far from straightforward.

  • 1 September 2015
    5.45pm - 7.30pm

    What will it take to eliminate the global TB epidemic?

    Tuberculosis remains one of the world’s deadliest communicable diseases. Dr Raviglione will provide an assessment of the global burden of tuberculosis.

  • 1 September 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Key Texts 2015 - Beauty, Art and Life: Kant’s Critique of Judgment

    Why did Kant think that the key to his system is to be found in beauty (natural and artistic), artistic genius and living beings? How, according to Kant, are beauty, art and life related? And what can we today learn from Kant’s understanding of their relation?

  • 1 September 2015
    6.30pm - 8.30pm

    The Festival of Urbanism Launch Event

    You're invited to celebrate the launch of The Festival of Urbanism 2015!

  • 2 September 2015
    12.30pm - 2.00pm

    Democracy Futures | Political Theory and the Idea of Expertise

    Sydney Democracy Future invites you to a seminar: 'Political Theory and the Idea of Expertise' with Associate Professor Robert Lamb from University of Exeter.