Recalibrating ‘deep frames’ – setting the cognitive compass for the voyage across the 'Straits of Transition' to the unknown lands of 'Destination: Safe Climate'

Elizabeth Boulton
29 November 2018 - 11:00am

Seismic changes in the Earth’s natural systems, brought about by global warming and environmental change, present humans with a radically new physical environment. Successful navigation and survival in this terrain requires a new conceptual compass which is calibrated to its times.

Three Languages - Three Cultures: Narratives from the Middle East

Dr Stefano Carboni; Associate Professor Hakeem Kasem; Dr Ali Mozaffari; Dr Banu Senay; Dr Michael King; Dr Bahar Davary; Dr Aydogan Kars; Associate Professor Adrian Jones; Dr Majdi Faleh; Dr Yaghoob Foroutan; Dr Heydar Shadi; Dr Hamish McGregor
22 November 2018 - 8:30am

The Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies (CAIS) at the Australian National University (ANU) is proud to host the 2018 Conference, ‘

Gender café: Gender Institute end of year celebration and prize giving ceremony

Professor Brian Schmidt, AC FAA FRS; Professor Sharon Bell; Professor Elanor Huntington; Professor Steve Blackburn; Gender Institute prize winners
14 November 2018 - 9:30am

Please join us to celebrate another great year for the Gender Institute! So much skill, hard work and passion has gone into the research, workshops, lectures, dialogues and public outreach our Institute has generated in 2018.

International hierarchy, legitimacy, and the founding of Joseon Korea

Assistant Professor Ji-Young Lee; Professor Evelyn Goh
12 November 2018 - 3:00pm

How is hierarchy created and maintained in international politics?

Happy anniversary? Reflecting on marriage equality

Rosemary Auchmuty, University of Reading; Tiernan Brady, Marriage Equality Campaigner; Quinn Eades, La Trobe University; Anja Hilkemeijer, University of Tasmania; Carol Johnson, University of Adelaide; Gemma Killen - ANU;  Neha Madhok; David Paternotte
12 November 2018 - 9:00am

Coinciding with the first anniversary of the survey announcement in November 2017, this symposium engages with the legacy of the Australian, as well as international, campaigns for marriage equality.

Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity

Dr Fiona Jenkins, School of Philosophy, ANU
2 November 2018 - 5:30pm

Books that Changed Humanity is an initiative of the Humanities Research Centre (HRC), based at the Australian National University.

Countering violent extremism and national plans for women, peace and security

Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini
1 November 2018 - 6:00pm

Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the International Civil Society Action Network, spearheading the Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership with member organisations active in preventing violent extremism by promoting peace, rights and pluralism

Inspiring Women of ANU: Pauline Ridge

Professor Pauline Ridge
31 October 2018 - 4:30pm

The Financing of Religion: Exploring the legal questions raised by the financing of religion reveals universal themes concerning the right to freedom of religion, legal neutrality and gender.

In conversation with Elizabeth Kleinhelz

Dr Elizabeth Kleinhenz; Dr Chris Wallace
30 October 2018 - 6:00pm

Elizabeth Kleinhenz will be in conversation with Chris Wallace on Elizabeth's new book Germaine.The Life of Germaine Greer, arguably the most influential Australian woman of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century.


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