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.
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.
The West Verandah: The Life and Work of Les Murray
Rescheduled to February 2017. Date to be confirmed.
Common Room, University House
This event will feature a poetry reading by legendary poet Les Murray.
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.