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Key events

  • Date
  • 30 July 2018
    10.00am - 5.00pm

    Bookstall Company

    UNTIL 25 JANUARY 2019. Between 1904 and 1946 the NSW Bookstall Company released 234 books. Rare Books and Special Collections hold many of the publications, contracts, and 153 original book cover designs and illustrations.

  • 2 August 2018
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    The Art of Mathematics: Rare works from the Fisher Collection 1500-1800

    UNTIL 10 FEBRUARY 2019. This exhibition showcases Fisher Library's impressive collection of mathematical works from the years 1500 to 1800. It charts a course beginning at the close of the 1400s and relates a comprehensive narrative about the developments of mathematics through to the 19th century.

  • 4 October 2018
    4.15am - 5.30am
    epigraphic forgery

    Old epigraphic forgeries and a new research project from Italy

    Old epigraphic forgeries and a new research project from Italy Lorenzo Calvelli (Università Ca' Foscari Venezia)

  • 4 October 2018
    1.00pm - 2.30pm

    GIR Colloquium Series: Anatomies of Revolution

    This event has been cancelled

    There are two main ways of approaching the study of revolution in the contemporary world – and they are both wrong. Join Associate Professor George Lawson from the London School of Economics and Political Science to find out why.

  • 11 October 2018
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Dr Honni van Rijswijk

    Law and the Girl: Genre, Gender and Violence in the Interpretation of Law

    The figure of the child is a figure of crisis. Across national and international frameworks—from UN frameworks to national inquiries—the figure of the child has provided both the occasion and the justification for a number of law’s exceptional jurisdictions.

  • 23 October 2018
    9.00am - 12.30pm

    How Do We Create a 'Culture of Inclusion'?

    As part of the University of Sydney, the Charles Perkins Centre is committed to cultivating a community that supports people from all genders and a wide variety of social and cultural backgrounds.

  • 23 October 2018
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    aboriginal artwork

    Sydney Ideas - Hope on the horizon for Indigenous youth mental health

    Australians are taking the initiative with youth mental health and suicide, creating and leading strategies that are already making an enormous difference. Join us as a panel of community heroes discuss their approaches to tackling youth mental health challenges in the 21st century.

  • 23 October 2018
    6.30pm - 8.00pm

    Sydney Ideas - The Birth of State in Greater Mesopotamia

    The 2018 Anthony McNicoll Lecture in the area of Middle Eastern archaeology will see Professor Marcella Frangipane share important new insights into the birth of early state societies in the greater Mesopotamian world.

  • 24 October 2018
    1.00pm - 3.00pm

    How to get published?

    Are you a research student or early career researcher working on or with China and wondering how and where to get your work published? This workshop provides tips and guidance, helping you to understand the business of publishing.

  • 24 October 2018
    1.00pm - 3.00pm
    Lisa Rosén Rasmussen

    Material school design in the making

    A School and Teacher Education Policy Research Network event in partnership with the Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation, featuring Dr Lisa Rosén Rasmussen