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EMILY's list 2017 oration with Tanya Plibersek

Tanya Plibersek MP
16 August 2017 - 7:00pm

"I am a feminist because I know that having so much joy and satisfaction and at home and at work, it would be completely unacceptable to say to other women, the young women I meet, so full of potential, "you're on your own". Book now for the EMILY's List 2017 Oration with guest speaker Deputy ALP

Bayesian networks for decision making under uncertainty

Professor Ann Nicholson, Monash University
22 June 2017 - 6:00pm

Professor Nicholson will explore the applicability of Bayesian networks and describe some of the challenges in building these models and having them adopted by decision makers.

RSSS Public Lecture Series: Adverse Events - On bad affects and the antidepressant wars

Professor Elizabeth Wilson
5 June 2017 - 5:00pm

In this lecture Professor Wilson will address the issue of psychopharmaceuticals, harm and adverse effects.

On point with Dr Anne Aly MP

Dr Anne Aly MP; Louise Taylor, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Legal AID ACT
24 March 2017 - 6:00pm

Dr Anne Aly MP will present a keynote address on the topic of "how radical western feminism has been counterproductive for the rights of minority women".

Pamela Denoon lecture 2017: The importance of mothers and families in lowering the indigenous incarceration rate

Josephine Cashman
8 March 2017 - 7:00pm

This year's Pamela Denoon Lecture titled 'The importance of mothers and families in lowering the indigenous incarceration rate' will be delivered by Josephine Cashman.

Be bold for change: transform your future

Dr Kakenya Ntaiya
8 March 2017 - 5:30pm

To celebrate International Women's Day, Dr Kakenya Ntaiya will visit ANU to deliver a public lecture about her childhood in Kenya and the Kakenya Centre for Excellence, which she founded.

Peruvian Congressman Alberto de Belaunde on human rights (including LGBTI challenges) in Latin America

Congressman Alberto de Belaunde
22 February 2017 - 5:30pm

Peruvian Congressman Alberto de Belaunde, one of the few political figures defending LGBTI civil and gender identity rights in Peru, will discuss the question of human rights, including LGBTI challenges, in Latin America.

Fanny Reading Human Rights Lecture with Kim Rubenstein

Kim Rubenstein, ANU Professor of Law and Gender Institute
11 December 2016 - 7:30pm

Professor Kim Rubenstein (ANU Gender Institute and College of Law) will be giving this year's Fanny Reading Human Rights Lecture.

Primary Prevention of Family Violence: From Toleration to Rejection

Professor Sandra Walklate, University of Liverpool & Monash University Professor Elizabeth Sheehy, University of Ottawa Professor Jude McCulloch, Monash University Dr Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Monash University
9 December 2016 - 12:00pm

This panel of Australian and international experts examines the changing nature of responses to family violence and women’s security.

Divas down under: the gendered reception of European silent film stars in pre-WWI Australia

Professor Julie Allen, Brigham Young University
8 December 2016 - 5:30pm

One hundred years ago, female European silent film stars like Asta Nielsen and Henny Porten were a common sight on Australian cinema screens, delighting audiences in defiance of global political tensions.


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