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

14 August 2017 10:00am12:00pm
Presented by Jacqueline Broad
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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
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
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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)

Philosophy Seminars

30 May 2017 12:30pm1:30pm
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In Defence of Tropes as Abstract Particulars

26 May 2017 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Anthony Fisher (University of Manchester)
Lord Shiva statue, yoga; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Theory and Practice of Yoga in the Mahābhārata Epic

26 May 2017 3:00pm3:30pm
Thesis review milestone seminar presented by Chris Gibbons
tree in soil in broken sphere; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Exploring Salvationist dimensions of holiness in the Anthropocene

26 May 2017 2:30pm3:00pm
Thesis review milestone seminar presented by Matthew Seaman