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  • 11 October 2017
    12.30pm - 2.00pm
    Trump and Saudi officials

    Trump's American Revolution

    Trump does not, in fact, lack a foreign policy ideology, nor is there no need to analyse his foreign policy ideology. Rather, the aggressive and disruptive nature of much of Trump’s rhetoric makes the task of coming to a better understanding of Trump’s ideology all the more important.

  • 12 October 2017
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Outside the Square: Are Teachers Obsolete?

    At a time when anyone with a smart phone and an internet connection can access vast sums of information within seconds, how relevant are teachers today? And, what about tomorrow?

  • 19 October 2017
    6.00pm - 7.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - 60,000 years of Australian History: a plea for interdisciplinarity

    How do we understand, imagine, visualise and create narratives for 50,000 years of Australian history? The 2nd Bicentennial Australian History Lecture by Professor Lynette Russell.

  • 26 October 2017
    5.10pm - 7.30pm

    2017 Wheelwright Lecture | Manufacturing the Future: Cultures of Production for the Anthropocene

    Professor Katherine Gibson from Western Sydney University will present on her research project which explores whether there are businesses in Australia that genuinely sustain equitable communities and healthy ecologies while remaining financially viable.

  • 23 November 2017
    6.00pm - 8.30pm

    Sydney Ideas - Outside the Square: Why So Sad?

    We’ve never had it better and yet… in any one year, around 1 million Australian adults will suffer from depression. Why are we so depressed? How can we be happy? What exactly is happiness?

  • 7 December 2017
    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Living with Monsters - Anthropology Symposium

    The symposium draws on two anthropological traditions—an interest in the monstrous and the ethnographic method—in the hope of fostering interdisciplinary dialogue: adding an anthropological voice to discussions currently taking place in the inter-disciplinary field of monster studies.

  • 11 October 2017 - Every day, until 14th Oct 2017
    5.00pm - 5.00pm

    The Power Insittute symposium - Gender in Southeast Asian Art Histories

    The first symposium of its kind, Gender in Southeast Asian Art Histories brings together a range of scholars working on the pre-modern, modern, and contemporary to consider how we might reassess art historical narratives through the lens of gender.