Public lectures

There’s always something happening at ANU. Our research is breaking new ground and we want to tell you about it. Take a look at some of the public lectures coming up.

Joan Leach
29
May

JCSMR Director’s Public Lecture: Comic Medical Science - Introducing Big Medical Research in the 1960s »

5.30–6.15pm
The 1960s were a heady decade for 'selling' Big Science to global publics....
Book cover of The Pleasures of Leisure
29
May

Robert Dessaix and Nicholas Brown in conversation  »

6–7pm
ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Robert Dessaix will be in...
Professor David Armitage, FAHA
30
May

Civil Wars: A History in Ideas  »

5.30pm
The 2017 Allan Martin Lecture Please join the ANU School of History in...
Duck floating
30
May

Dead duck or just resting: has economic liberalism run into a dead end? »

5.30–6.30pm
Former Prime Minister Paul Keating recently declared that liberal economics no...
30
May

Chloe Shorten in conversation with Anna-Maria Arabia »

6.30–7.30pm
ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Chloe Shorten will be in conversation...
A headshot of Evan Franklin.
31
May
Mt Stromlo 74" Telescope at Night
02
Jun

Mt Stromlo Public Astronomy Night »

7–9pm
Mount Stromlo Observatory in conjunction with the Canberra Astronomical Society...
Bookcover of Depends What You Mean By Extremist
07
Jun

John Safran in conversation with Kim Huynh »

6.30–7.30pm
ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT John Safran in conversation with Kim...
Madeleines
09
Jun

Books that Changed Humanity | Marcel Proust, À la recherche du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time) »

5.30pm
Books that Changed Humanity is an initiative of the Humanities Research Centre...
Image by linuskendall on Flickr
13
Jun

OECD’s economic outlook »

10.30am–12pm
The OECD prepares outlooks four times a year for the global economy, individual...
The Hon. James R. Clapper, former U.S. Director of National Intelligence
13
Jun

The future of Australia’s American alliance: James R. Clapper in conversation with Kim Beazley »

6–7pm
In an era of global uncertainty, debate has deepened in Australia about the...
Senator Patrick Dodson
16
Jun

ANU Mabo Commemoration Oration delivered by Senator Patrick Dodson  »

5.30–6.30pm
Senator Patrick Dodson will deliver this year's 2017 ANU Mabo Commemoration...
Helen Clark
18
Jun

The leadership we need - sustainable development challenges »

3–4.30pm
J.G. Crawford Oration 2017 Former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark will...
Emma Sky and Gen. Ray Odierno, Multi-National Force - Iraq commanding general, walks through a local market in Khalis, Iraq, with Soldiers from 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Jan. 24. (28 January 2009)
21
Jun

The Iraq war and the end of Pax Americana  »

5.30–7pm
What were the reasons for the 2003 invasion of Iraq; why Iraq disintegrated...
Anna Krien
21
Jun

Anna Krien in conversation with Will Steffen »

6.30–7.30pm
ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Anna Krien will be in conversation with...

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