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Key events

  • Date
  • 2 June 2015
    5.00pm - 9.00pm
    artwork by OT student

    Occupational Therapy Art Exhibition

    Please join us to celebrate the artistic achievements of our final year Master of Occupational Therapy and Bachelor of Applied Science (OT ) students.

  • 2 June 2015
    5.30pm - 7.00pm
    Les Croix de Bois

    Films At Fisher: Les Croix de Bois

    Wooden Crosses - The Croix de Bois (Fr / 1932) is our next movie in this year's Films At Fisher series. As critic Philip French wrote “Wooden Crosses is an intense experience of pain, stoic endurance and survival.” Come and enjoy!

  • 2 June 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Key Texts 2015: On the Aesthetic Education of Man

    The common view that we would not be humans without language or consciousness, but would remain humans if we lacked aesthetic life stands in contrast to late eighteenth and nineteenth century thought in which aesthetic is central to humanity. At the apex of this tradition stands Schiller’s painting

  • 2 June 2015
    6.30pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Reading Australian Literature with Delia Falconer

    We continue our Reading Australian Literature series with novelist Delia Falconer discussing 'Seven Poor Men of Sydney' by Christina Stead.

  • 2 June 2015
    6.30pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Youth Mental Health: ‘Can We Talk?’

    Why is my son refusing to talk? What is going through my daughter’s head? Who can help us? These are the questions raging through Australian families as children reach the turbulent adolescent years – but for too long, a code of silence has surrounded young people’s mental health and suicide.

  • 2 June 2015
    6.30pm - 8.00pm

    AMELIA JONES lecture – Material Traces: Performativity, Artistic 'Work', and New Concepts of Agency

    A lecture by Amelia Jones – American art historian, art critic and curator specializing in feminist art, body and performance art, video art and Dadaism.

  • 3 June 2015
    11.00am - 1.00pm

    Information Futures: Advancing Digital Humanities

    Come to the Fisher Library to hear four academics talk about the challenges and opportunities in working at the nexus between big data, research computing and the humanities and social and sciences.

  • 3 June 2015
    11.00am - 12.30pm
    Professor Bob Fox

    Assessment driving the learning-technology supporting the process

    A Research on Learning and Educational Innovation seminar with Professor Bob Fox.

  • 3 June 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Book Launch

    Book Launch at SCA

    SCA invites you to celebrate the outstanding research in contemporary art history and theory and creative arts pedagogy produced by the University of Sydney through the publication of four new books.

  • 3 June 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Lynette Riley and Diane Riley-McNaboe wearing Kangaroo-skin cloaks, belts and head-dresses at Terramungamine, NSW, 2012. Photograph by Shantell Toomey

    Discovering the Past

    Join us at the Macleay Museum to celebrate the strong future of Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi knowledge with Lynette Riley of the Koori Centre.