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World Philosophy Day 2016

17 November 2016 12:00pm8:00pm
Philosophy as a Way of Life
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Dr Who, facebook, and Kim Kardashian!

17 November 2016 12:00pm1:30pm
A symposium on pop culture and philosophy
Part of World Philosophy Day 2016
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'Sacrifice in Wartime' a symposium

11 November 2016 9:00am1:00pm
This symposium is hosted by the UQ School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry with financial support from the Queensland Anzac Centenary Grants Program
Hannah-Arendt Strasse; By Reda benkhadra (Own work), CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Tastes of Arendt: A Symposium

8 November 2016 12:00pm4:00pm
An interdisciplinary event hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
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Spinoza on human freedom: deliberation and the delusion of free will or choice

4 November 2016 1:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Jason Tillett
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Book launch: 'Transnational Protest, Australia and the 1960s: Global Radicals'

3 November 2016 5:00pm
Launch of Dr Jon Piccini's new book
Launched by Emeritus Professor Peter Spearritt
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If we could get an ought from an is, could we get a must from an ought

3 November 2016 1:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Peter Shaw
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Moreton Bay (Quandamooka) and Catchment Forum 2016

1 November 2016 8:00am3 November 2016 7:00pm

Saturnalia: How the Romans Give Exhibition Opening

28 October 2016 6:00pm8:30pm
RD Milns Antiquities Museum event
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Questions and Connectives

28 October 2016 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Dr Roderic Girle (UQ)
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Honours Information session 2016

28 October 2016 11:00am12:00pm
Information session for prospective Honours students
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Ethical Dimensions of Research workshop

28 October 2016 8:30am5:00pm
Presented by Andrew Crowden and Sue Jenkins-Marsh
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We need to talk about... Trump V Clinton

26 October 2016 12:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Chris Dixon
Part of the ‘We need to talk about . . .’ informal conversation series held by the UQ Art Museum
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Venus 'Genetrix': the Power of Ancestry in the Rise of Caesar

21 October 2016 4:00pm4:30pm
Thesis review seminar presented by Catherine Smallcombe
Roman Forum; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Tyrants and Tyrannicides in Roman Declamation

21 October 2016 3:30pm4:00pm
Thesis review seminar presented by John Hajek
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You say potato, I say potato: can definition debates be worthwhile?

21 October 2016 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Dr Toby Meadows (UQ)
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The Evangelical Church and Homosexual Practice

21 October 2016 3:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Dr Dean Smith
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Anna Trapnel – Prophet or Witch? Witchcraft Discourse in England 1640-1660

21 October 2016 2:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Debra Parish
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Apologetics and the Visual Arts

21 October 2016 2:00pm3:00pm
Presented by Dr Wendi Sergeant
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The Rise of Hong Kong Identity and Political Conflicts in the Colony, 1949-1989: An Abstract

21 October 2016 1:00pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Kent Wan
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Facing crisis at the wartime period (1937-1952): relocation, network, and business innovation

21 October 2016 12:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Chenchen Wang
Professor Lars Hertzberg

Master Class presented by Professor Lars Hertzberg: "Language is Things We Do"

20 October 2016 1:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Professor Lars Hertzberg (Åbo Akademi University), Atkins Visiting Professor in Philosophy 2016
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Ethics as We Talk it

14 October 2016 3:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Professor Lars Hertzberg (Åbo Akademi University), Atkins Visiting Professor in Philosophy 2016
Professor Lars Hertzberg

Master Class presented by Professor Lars Hertzberg: "Language is Things We Do"

13 October 2016 1:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Professor Lars Hertzberg (Åbo Akademi University), Atkins Visiting Professor in Philosophy 2016
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The Herodes Atticus Affair

7 October 2016 4:00pm4:30pm
Presented by Dr Jennifer Manley (UQ)

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