Events

Upcoming Events
22
Feb
Refugee Alternatives Conference
Who:Refugee Council of Australia
Venue:Ainsworth Building, UNSW Kensington
When:23 Feb 2017, 8:30am - 5pm

The Refugee Council of Australia's Inaugural Refugee Alternatives Conference, hosted by UNSW Australia, is a two day event focusing on improving policy, practice and public support for refugee and asylum seeker issues.

7
Mar
Preventing torture: Operationalising systemic theories in the real world
Who:UNSW Practical Justice Initiative
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington
When:7 Mar 2017, 5pm - 6:30pm

Professor Danielle Celermajer, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Sydney, draws on recent work conducted with security sector organisations in Nepal and Sri Lanka to focus on the question of how best to operationalise systemic analyses of injustice.

10
Mar
Tangents
Who:Tangents – performance + Q&A with the artists
Venue:Webster Studio 334
When:10 Mar 2017, 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Tangents is a Sydney-based quintet that melds electronic production, experimental rock and free improvisation. 2016 marked the release of Stateless on NY label Temporary Residence. This intimate concert also acts as a preparation for the band's debut at WOMADelaide in March.

23
Mar
Qualitative data analyses unwrapped
Who:Professor Jo Neale, King’s College London, UK
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington
When:23 Mar 2017, 1pm - 2pm

In this seminar, Professor Jo Neale will discuss a simple but rigorous and transparent technique for analysing qualitative textual data.

24
Mar
Gamelan Concert
Who:The UNSW Balinese Gamelan directed by Manolete Mora
Venue:Io Myers Studio, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:24 Mar 2017, 6pm - 7:30pm

The UNSW Balinese Gamelan directed by Manolete Mora

28
Mar
Encountering crows: Enacting multispecies democracies
Who:UNSW Practical Justice Initiative
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington
When:28 Mar 2017, 5pm - 6:30pm

Dr Thom van Dooren, School of Humanities and Languages, UNSW Arts & Social Sciences, discusses the complex histories and futures of human/crow interactions in Brisbane with a focus on ‘community’.

28
Mar
From welfare state to investment state
Who:Professor David Stoesz, Flinders University
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington
When:28 Mar 2017, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Professor David Stoesz discusses the evolution of the welfare state. 

29
Mar
Cosmopolitan Queer
Who:Alison Whitaker, novelist Anna Westbrook in conversation with Peter Polites
Venue:Io Myers Studio, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:29 Mar 2017, 6:30pm - 8pm

Alison Whitaker, novelist Anna Westbrook in conversation with Peter Polites