Expressions of Interest: Sara Ahmed Masterclass 2019

Professor Sara Ahmed
5 December 2019 - 10:00am

In December 2019, the ANU will welcome Professor Sara Ahmed on a short visit sponsored by the Humanities Research Centre.

Call for Papers: Queer Displacements - Sexuality, Migration & Exile

1 September 2019 - 5:00pm

Questions of sexuality and refugee or migration status remain on the margins of queer and refugee movements, policy and support services.

GIs and Jeep Girls: Sex and American Soldiers in Wartime China

Dr Zach Fredman, Duke Kunshan University
19 August 2019 - 4:00pm

This talk examines how sex affected the larger politics of the Sino-US alliance during the Second World War.

Narrating the Women, Peace and Security Agenda

Professor Laura J. Shepherd, University of Sydney
12 August 2019 - 2:00pm

With the subsequent adoption of eight further resolutions, Women Peace and Security now represents a significant and well-established thematic agenda for the Council, and its relevance as an area of political practice extends well beyond the Council Chamber at United Nations Headquarters (UNHQ) in New York.

Bullying and Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession

Professor Sally Wheeler OBE; The Honourable Chief Justice Helen Murrell, ACT Supreme Court; Kieran Pender; Emerita Professor Margaret Thornton FASSA FAAL; John Wilson; Prue Bindon; Emerita Professor Patricia Easteal AM
5 August 2019 - 5:00pm

The landmark report analyses data collected from the largest-ever global survey on the prevalence, nature and impact of bullying and sexual harassment in the legal profession

Prejudice vanquished: Championing inclusive and respectful workplaces

Jessica Halem MBA, Harvard University
25 July 2019 - 5:30pm

What would working in our medical schools and hospitals be like if we cared for one another as if the lives of our patients depended on it?

2019 Jack Smart Lecture with Frances Kamm

Professor Frances Kamm
19 July 2019 - 4:30pm

In the last part of volume 3 of On What Matters, Derek Parfit argues against the moral relevance of such deontological distinctions as harming versus not aiding, harming persons as a mere means versus as a side effect, and others.

Female board appointments and share market response in Australia – an event study

Nicholas Bayly
19 July 2019 - 9:30am

Many countries have now mandated minimum representation of women on the boards of public companies. Although claims are regularly made in the popular press that increased female board representation drives greater profitability, the findings in the literature are mixed.

Climate change, human rights and poverty

Professor Philip Alston, New York University
18 July 2019 - 12:30pm

Climate change will have particularly devastating consequences for hundreds of millions of poor people and will bring a radically decreased standard of living for billions.

Indigenous Women in International Law

Veronica Fynn Bruey
18 July 2019 - 12:00pm

The respect for human rights in international law entails a basic principle for our existence in a globalised world where socio-legal, economic, cultural and physical boundaries are polarised and fluid.


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