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  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 8 July 2015
    6.30pm - 7.30pm
    L.Sussex

    Dr. Lucy Sussex on: Fergus Hume and "The Mystery of a Hansom Cab"

    Before Arthur Conan Doyle there came Fergus Hume and his “Mystery of the Hansom Cab”, the biggest selling crime novel of its time.

    Dr Lucy Sussex will consider the genres of The Hansom Cab and reveal the nefarious secrets behind the novel and Hume’s own connection to Sydney.

    #RareBooks

  • 9 July 2015
    6.00pm - 8.00pm
    Tactical Imaginary hero image

    TACTICAL IMAGINARY: OPENING

    Tactical Imaginary is an active inquiry into the relationship between documentary practices in contemporary art and culture, and the further production of meaning through theoretical inquiry.

  • 10 July 2015
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Possum Tails

    Discover more about Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi culture in the Macleay Museum.

  • 10 July 2015
    11.00am - 5.00pm
    Tactical Imaginary

    TACTICAL IMAGINARY

    Tactical Imaginary is an active inquiry into the relationship between documentary practices in contemporary art and culture, and the further production of meaning through theoretical inquiry.

  • 13 July 2015
    6.00pm - 7.15pm
    kelly

    Post Conflict Gender Justice - Extraordinary Attention, Extra and Ordinary Lack of Progress

    The University of Sydney Law School and UTS Cosmopolitan Civil Societies is hosting this public lecture in conjunction with King's College London, University of Cape Town and ActionAid Australia. Presented by Associate Professor Rita Shackel with Keynote Speaker Dr Kelly Askin

  • 14 July 2015
    8.15am - 6.00pm
    Soil

    2015 Research Symposium - Soil to save our planet

    2015 Research Symposium: Soil to save our planet. All terrestrial life depends on soil, and because of its fundamental role, soil can save our planet. Celebrate and commemorate the International Year of Soils in 2015 with this one day Symposium at the University of Sydney.

  • 14 July 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    Fruit and vegetables

    Effects of dietary modification of sodium and potassium intake on vascular function

    Observational evidence suggests dietary potassium is associated with reduced cardiovascular risk, but intervention studies are limited and less clear. The primary aim of Dr Lister's research was to determine the effects of dietary interventions that increase potassium intake on vascular function.

  • 15 July 2015
    12.00pm - 1.30pm
    National Party Congress

    Seminar: New Emerging Leaders in China: Who’s Who

    In this lecture, the speaker will provide a basic framework for understanding China’s political transition and forecast possible personnel changes at the forthcoming 19th National Party Congress.

  • 15 July 2015
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Pediashaikhet

    Inventing Egypt: modern fantasies of the ancient world of the pharaohs

    Ancient Egypt has long attracted what archaeologists and historians describe as "the lunatic fringe" (with a subset sometimes called "pyramidiots"). This illustrated talk considers how and why ancient Egypt has stimulated (and continues to inspire) such invented pasts.

  • 16 July 2015
    12.00am - 12.00am
    Verge Gallery Exhibition

    ‘Doing Time’ visual art exhibition at Verge Gallery

    ‘Doing Time’ represents a new interdisciplinary initiative, being the first time for the Sydney Law School and the Sydney Institute of Criminology to collaborate with visual artists to present a nuanced, creative and academically informed response to imprisonment.