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Conference | Imagineers in Circus and Science: Scientific knowledge and creative imagination

Date: 
3 April, 2018 - 09:00 - 5 April, 2018 - 17:00
Venue: 
Sir Roland Wilson Building

 

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The Humanities Research Centre at the Australian National University presents

Imagineers in Circus and Science: Scientific Knowledge and Creative Imagination

 

Tuesday 3 - Thursday 5 April 2018

 

Conference | The Uncanny City: Strangers and Strangeness in Urban Literature

Date: 
15 June, 2017 - 08:30 - 16 June, 2017 - 17:45
Venue: 
SRWB Theatrette, Sir Roland Wilson Building, ANU

 

 

15 - 16 June 2017

Sir Roland Wilson Building, Australian National University, Canberra.

 

Conference schedule

 

Conference // Oceanic Knowledges

Date: 
27 January, 2017 - 08:30 - 28 January, 2017 - 17:00
Venue: 
Hedley Bull Lecture Theatre 1

 

ANU Humanities Research Centre in association with the Centre for Collective Biography of Archaeology in the Pacific and ANU Pacific Institute

Oceanic Knowledges

Friday 27 January – Saturday 28 January

Hedley Bull Lecture Theatre 1, 
Hedley Bull Centre #130 
Crn Liversidge St and Garran Rd, 
Australian National University

Conference // Enchanted Isles, Fatal Shores: Living Versailles

Date: 
17 March, 2017 (All day) - 18 March, 2017 (All day)
Venue: 
National Gallery of Australia

 

Enchanted Isles, Fatal Shores: Living Versailles

17-18 March, 2017

 

 

National Gallery of Australia, the Australian National University
and the University of Sydney

 

Conveners

 

Mark Ledbury (University of Sydney)

Robert Wellington (Australian National University)

Conference | Politics, Emotions and the Periodical Press

Date: 
11 September, 2017 - 09:00 - 12 September, 2017 - 17:00
Venue: 
Theatrette, Sir Roland Wilson Building

Politics, Emotions and the Periodical Press, c.1780-1830

11 - 12 September 2017

 

Speakers

Jon Mee (University of York, UK)
Kevin Gilmartin (Caltech, US)
Kim Wheatley (College of William and Mary, US)
Joanne Wilkes (Auckland)

 

Business and the Humanities // 4 November

Date: 
4 November, 2016 - 09:00 - 14:00
Venue: 
Museum of Sydney

 

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A Conversation on Business and the Humanities

 

 

Justice & Police Museum
Cnr of Albert and Phillips Sts, Sydney

9am until 2pm
Friday 4 November 2016

 

A forum designed to advance the public’s understanding of the role of the humanities and to help overcome barriers between the humanities and the world of business, while asking what needs to be done to ensure that our young people are equipped with the skills and vision necessary to face the challenges of tomorrow.
 
Speakers include Jennifer Westacott (Chief Executive, Business Council of Australia), David Thodey (CEO, CSIRO), Genevieve Bell (Vice President and Fellow, Intel), and Tony Golsby-Smith (CEO and founder of management consultancy, Second Road).

 


 

Putin's Russia in the Wake of the Cold War Conference

Date: 
24 August, 2016 - 08:30 - 26 August, 2016 - 12:30
Venue: 
Australian Centre on China in the World

The primary aim of the conference is to help promote timely, sophisticated and wide-ranging engagement with the received wisdom about the nature and intentions of post-Soviet Russia under President Vladimir Putin.  Its aim too is to promote a transnational conversation inclusive of influential Russian and Russia-based researchers.

The Australian National University (ANU)’s Humanities Research Centre invites registrations for its landmark conference ‘Putin’s Russia in the Wake of the Cold War’.  The conference will be held on the 24th-26th August, 2016 and will be held at the Australian Centre on China in the World at the university in Canberra, Australia.

Moving Image Cultures in Asian Art // 26-28 August, 2016

 

Moving Image Cultures in Asian Art

26-28 August 2016

Australian National University, Canberra

 

Conference: 'Literature in the Global Context'

Date: 
6 May, 2016 - 08:30 - 17:30
Venue: 
HRC Conference Room A.D.Hope Building #14, ANU

 

'Literature in the Global Context'

Details and Audio Recordings

 

Putin’s Russia in the Wake of the Cold War

Date: 
24 August, 2016 - 09:00 - 26 August, 2016 - 13:00
Venue: 
Australian Centre on China in the World

Lonely Planet/Getty images

 

 


Putin’s Russia in the Wake of the Cold War

 

24 - 26 August 2016


 

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