Event

‘Not OK’ Screening + Q&A (Melbourne, 1 Dec 2019)

Please join the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalization at Kino Cinema, 45 Collins Street, Melbourne, from 4:30-6pm on Sunday December 1 for a screening of 'Not OK: A little Movie about a Small Glacier at the End of the World', followed by a...

Quantum Words Perth

Quantum Words Perth is Western Australia’s first writers’ festival dedicated specifically to writing about science, creativity and the spaces in which they intersect. Join us at the State Theatre Centre from 8 to 10 November, when we bring together outstanding thinkers, scientists and creators from...

In the Making: A Symposium on Poetry and Poetics

Please join us for the symposium ‘In the Making: On Poetry and Poetics’ on Friday, 29 November 2019, from 9.30am to 4pm in E011 A3, Arts Lecture Theatre 3.  The event is free and open to the general public. Please send an abstract of 250 words...

Relevance: Museum Conference Tartu Estonia 5-7 May 2019

RELEVANCE 60th Annual Conference of the Estonian National Museum 5.-7. May 2020 in Tartu, Estonia Organiser: Estonian National Museum Keynotes: Jette Sandahl (Denmark), Nancy Proctor (USA) Conference Webpage: http://enmconferences.ee/relevance-2020 A good museum is one which I come out feeling better than when I went in. Kenneth Hudson This quote from Kenneth Hudson sets...

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE & ARTS PRACTICE: WORKSHOP WITH JONI ADAMSON

Environmental Justice 16 and 17 November 2019, 10 am - 4 pm Narrandera Arts and Community Centre, Narrandera, New South Wales Join the Cad Factory, in partnership with the National Museum of Australia, for an interactive workshop exploring how the concept of environmental justice relates to art practice...

Unsettling Ecological Poetics, Sydney, 24-25 October 2019

Sydney Environment Institute University of Sydney October 24 - October 25 RD Watt Seminar Room Further information: http://sydney.edu.au/environment-institute/events/unsettling-ecological-poetics/ A symposium and workshop sponsored by the Sydney Environment Institute in collaboration with the Visiting Indigenous Writers Program. Poetry is the way we help give name to the nameless so it can...

Unbuilding multispecies violence in storied place: a triptych art-academic event

Unbuilding multispecies violence in storied place: a triptych art-academic event CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS Abstracts due 5 pm, Friday August 30th This is an invitation for artist-researchers and academics to participate in a triptych art-academic event comprised of a collaborative workshop, a three-day writing retreat, and a one-day Symposium. This may...

New Environmental Thinking, Melbourne

A One-Day Symposium Monday 9th September, 10am - 4pm Deakin Downtown, Level 12 Tower 2 -727 Collins St, Melbourne The Humanities have been making a valuable contribution to thinking about the environment for many years.  This one-day symposium presents some recent thinking about the natural and cultural environments...

History’s Terrain: Locating Memory, Understanding Landscape

This public symposium will explore how place and memory shape the way we think about landscapes, the past and the present. Drawing together scholars and practitioners, the symposium showcases new research into encounters with place, collecting cultures, natural history and nature writing, and sites of...