Monks and Stuff

22 September 2017 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Kriston Rennie

The Dark Side

22 September 2017 3:00pm5:00pm

On Trinacrian Shores: The Mythological Landscapes of Sicily in Virgil’s Poetry’

6 October 2017 4:00pm
Presented by Dustin McKenzie (The University of Queensland)

Aphrodite and Arsinoë II: Laying the Keel for Understanding a New Goddess’

6 October 2017 4:30pm
Presented by Carlos Robinson (The University of Queensland)

Taiwan Film Festival

13 October 2017 9:30am14 October 2017 8:00pm
Lindos, Rhodes, Greece, Mediterranean sea; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

From Gods to Saints of Seafaring in the Ancient Mediterranean

18 October 2017 7:30pm
Solomos Society event
Presented by Dr Amelia Brown (UQ)

The Strategy of the Quasi-Cause

20 October 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Jason Cullen (UQ)


‘War, Wind, and Water: Maritime Religion in Herodotus’

15 September 2017 4:30pm
Presented by Nile de Jonge (The University of Queensland)

UQ and the Centenary of WWI: What have we learnt?

12 September 2017 2:00pm4:00pm
Research Week Event

What is it to Rethink the Enlightenment?: Between History and Philosophy

8 September 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Martyn Lloyd (University of Queensland)

Celebrating (or not) the Centenary of the Russian Revolution

7 September 2017 6:00pm7:30pm
Presented by Professor Sheila Fitzpatrick (The University of Sydney and the University of Chicago)

Dwelling in Carceral Space

1 September 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Lisa Guenther (Vanderbilt University)

Gold; Funeral Mask; Ancient

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

31 August 2017 6:00pm8:00pm
Public Lecture sponsored by the Queensland Friends of the AAIA. Presented by Visiting Professor James C Wright (Bryn Mawr College)

Why fish do not feel pain: insights from neuroscience

25 August 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Brian Key (School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Queensland)
Alexander the Great

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

18 August 2017 4:30pm
Presented by Dr Andrew Collins (The University of Queensland)
Book, Education, Knowledge, Learn

Two Sides of Positional Goods

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

Look the other way: Dealing with child sexual abuse outside of institutions in 1980s Australia

18 August 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Lisa Featherstone.

Lisa Featherstone is Senior Lecturer in History in the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry at the University of Queensland. She is a Australian historian who publishes on sexual violence and the history of sexuality. Her recent book, co-written with Andy Kaladelfos, is Sex Crimes in the Fifties (Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Publishing, 2016).
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)
Cro-Magnon Man Communicating

The Evolution of Non-Natural Meaning

15 August 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Josh Armstrong (University of California, Los Angeles)
(de) Wollstonecraft, Mary - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek - Austrian National Library - Public Domain -

Dignity, Cartesian Metaphysics, and Women’s Rights, 1650-1750

14 August 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Presented by Jacqueline Broad
(de) Hume, David - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek - Austrian National Library - Public Domain -

Hume on the Cultivation of Moral Capacities

14 August 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Presented by Anik Waldow (University of Sydney)

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

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

What can bouncing oil droplets tell us about quantum mechanics?

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

Žižek’s Dialectical Materialism – The Corollaries of Immanent Transcendence

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

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