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  • 6 February 2019
    9.00am - 6.00pm


    The 25th Conference of the Australasian Humour Studies Network will take place from 6-8 February 2019 at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Theme: “Humour in all its forms: on screen, on the page, on stage, on air, online …” CALL FOR PAPERS BY 31 AUGUST 2018

  • 6 February 2019
    5.00pm - 6.30pm

    The Annual Iain McCalman Lecture

    Join the Sydney Environment Institute in celebrating the rich career of retiring historian, and Co-Director of the Institute, Professor Iain McCalman, as we launch the 'Iain McCalman Lecture’. The inaugural lecture will be given by Dr Frances Flanagan, 2019 University of Sydney Fellow.

  • 6 February 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Refugees under guard

    Reflecting on Refugia: a new transnational polity in the making

    A radical solution for refugee crises, “Refugia”: a confederal, transnational polity that would consist of a linked set of territories and spaces, proposed and discussed by Nicholas Van Hear, Deputy Director of the Centre on Migration, Policy and Society, University of Oxford.

  • 4 March 2019
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Letting citizens speak: Ireland’s referendums and constitutional mini-publics

    Join Prof David Farrell in the public lecture and hear how democracies can bring citizens into the heart of discussions over constitutional and political reform.

  • 18 June 2019
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Global Health Security 2019 Conference

    The inaugural Global Health Security Conference brings together multidisciplinary scholars to achieve a global vision for health security.