Events

Events: Date from: 15-09-2017
27
Oct
Solo Performance Making 2017
Who:Theatre & Performance students
Venue:Io Myers Studio
When:27 Oct 2017, 7pm - 9pm

Anything could happen! UNSW performance students explore contemporary performance practice.

30
Oct
Story-telling, diaspora identities, trauma and memory
Who:Hosted by: The Grand Challenge, Refugees and Migrants, the Forced Migration Research Network and UNSWriting
Venue:Cinema 327, Robert Webster Building
When:30 Oct 2017, 10am - 12pm

A roundtable featuring prominent playwrights and filmmakers.

9
Nov
Moving On: UNSW End of Year Dance Show 2017
Who:Dance students, invited choreographers and dance artists
Venue:Io Myers Studio
When:9 Nov 2017, 7:30pm - 9pm
10 Nov 2017, 7:30pm - 9pm

Two nights of short performances and dance films celebrating dance at UNSW.

15
Nov
Investigating the deaths of intellectually disabled people: reflections from the #JusticeforLB campaign
Who:Dr George Julian
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:15 Nov 2017, 4pm - 5:30pm

This talk will introduce JusticeforLB, highlight some of the campaign methods used and it’s progress to date. It will situate JusticeforLB within a broader context of UK families’ experiences of health and care providers when their relatives die.

16
Nov
Emergent Sexualities: New languages, taxonomies and categories of gender, sexual identity and relationships among young people online
Who:Associate Professor Rob Cover, University of Western Australia
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:16 Nov 2017, 4pm - 5pm

Examining interview data from an ARC Discovery Project on queer youth support and belonging across two generations, this presentation accounts for the digital emergence of “micro-minority” taxonomies of sexual/gender identity, theorising new social practices in terms of digital affordances, while presenting a framework for understanding the implications of new, meaningful languages of identity categorisation for social theory.

20
Nov
FASStival
Who:UNSW Arts & Social Sciences
Venue:Leighton Hall, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW, Kensington
When:20 Nov 2017, 2pm - 4:30pm

UNSW Arts & Social Sciences faculty showcase.

23
Nov
The 2017 Nancy Hillier Memorial Lecture
Who:General public
Venue:Parliament of NSW Jubilee Room, 6 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000
When:23 Nov 2017, 6pm - 8pm

"Sydney: a city worth fighting for?"

13
Dec
Young people and sexual health: Working across cultures
Who:Dr Sarah Bernays, University of Sydney and Jessica Botfield, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:13 Dec 2017, 3:30pm - 5pm

Dr Sarah Bernays and Jessica Botfield present on young people, sexual health and factors that influence sexual health education when working across different cultures.