Žižek’s Dialectical Materialism – The Corollaries of Immanent Transcendence

28 July 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Christopher Boerdam (Confirmation)

What can bouncing oil droplets tell us about quantum mechanics?

4 August 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Peter Evans (The University of Queensland)

Undoing Bayle’s Scepticism: Astell’s Critique of the Pensées Diverses

11 August 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Jacqueline Broad (Monash University)
Fortitudo, Spinoza

Imagining Fortitudo

17 August 2017 4:00pm5:00pm
Joint event with the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, presented by Susan James (Birkbeck College)
Book, Education, Knowledge, Learn

Two Sides of Positional Goods

18 August 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Daniel Halliday (University of Melbourne)

From Man to God: Understanding Alexander the Great’s Divinity’

18 August 2017 4:00pm
Presented by Dr Andrew Collins (The University of Queensland)

‘From Emblem to Epic: Mycenaean Art and Mycenaean Society’

31 August 2017 4:00pm
Public Lecture sponsored by the Queensland Friends of the AAIA. Presented by Visiting Professor James C Wright (Bryn Mawr College)


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World Religions Symposium 2017

12 July 2017 9:30am2:00pm
Annual symposium for Year 11 students
Peter Hobson discipleship

The Grammar of Followship

16 June 2017 3:00pm4:00pm
Presenter: Dr Peter Hobson

Truth, synthesis and unity

9 June 2017 10:00am11:00am
Presenter: Alain Guillemain (Milestone)

Social Work, Sweetness and Light: Culture for the Poor in Late-Victorian London

2 June 2017 3:00pm4:00pm
Geoff Ginn is senior lecturer in History at the University of Queensland, a former member of the State Library of Queensland and Queensland Museum Boards, and was recently a Visiting Fellow at the University of London where work for this project was completed. His research focuses on aspects of nineteenth-century society and culture in Britain and colonial Australia, and he has particular interests in public history and the history of heritage practice
red tricycle; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Ghosts of Eugenics’ Past: Some Discourses on “Childhood” and Race

2 June 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Joanne Faulkner (University of New South Wales)