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Film Screening & Talk: Kurosawa's 'The Lower Depths'

Film Screening & Talk: Kurosawa's 'The Lower Depths'

Join us for a screening of Akira Kurosawa's powerful, restrained film, an adaptation of the play by Maxim Gorky. Followed by a talk from Asst. Prof. Olga Solovieva (University of Chicago). Monday 19 December 2016, 1-4pm, at our new home in the Sir Roland Wilson Building.

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Enchanted Isles, Fatal Shores: Living Versailles

Enchanted Isles, Fatal Shores: Living Versailles

A two-day conference held in tandem with the National Gallery of Australia's blockbuster exhibition 'Versailles: Treasures from the Palace.' Held at the NGA, ANU, and the University of Sydney - 17-18 March, 2017.

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Books that Changed Humanity: Now on SoundCloud

Books that Changed Humanity: Now on SoundCloud

Missed an event? Catch up on the latest Books that Changed Humanity, as Emeritus Professor Elizabeth Minchin thoughtfully discusses Homer's Iliad, by tuning in to our free online recording.

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Conversations Series Podcasts

Conversations Series Podcasts

Conversations seeks to highlight the commonalities that exist across the university through TED-style talks. Our October event addressed the theme of 'evolution' and its intersection with biology, phylogenetics, migration, and communication. Listen online now.

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2016 Annual Report

The Year in Review

 

 

"2016 has been a year dedicated to building the capacity of the HRC, to extending its activities and horizons, and to raising its profile, both inside and outside the ANU."

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Shakespeare: Four Hundred Years On

The Head of the ANU Humanities Research Centre, Professor Will Christie, and Lecturer in English and Drama, Dr Kate Flaherty, discuss our enduring fascination with Shakespeare and explain why, four hundred years after his death, we continue to re-visit and perform his works.

Updated: 16 January 2017/ Responsible Officer:  Head, HRC / Page Contact:  HRC administration