The Origins and Persistence of Possibilism

26 February 2021 2:00pm3:00pm
Possibilism is widely defined to be the thesis that there are — in the broadest sense — things that do not exist, or that are not actual. Actualism is the denial of this thesis. In this talk I will discuss the historical origins of modern possibilism and address an important challenge to the coherence of the possibilism-actualism distinction.

HDR Research Showcase

6 November 2020 2:00pm4:00pm

Memories and Narratives, an ongoing reflection

23 October 2020 1:00pm2:00pm
The University of Queensland’s School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry invites you to virtually attend ‘Memories and Narratives, an ongoing reflection’, presented online by Professor Lynette Russell. All are welcome.

Race, Religion & Culture Film Series - Film 2

23 September 2020 1:00pm3:00pm

Music of Spheres: In-conversation

18 September 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Join Music of Spheres student curator Elena Dias-Jayasinha in conversation with ARC Fellow at UQ School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry Dr Peter Evans as they explore how the Pythagorean concept of 'music of the spheres' applies to modern Physics, Shakespeare and UQ Art Museum’s current exhibition.

WHAT'S MY NAME: Muhammad Ali - Part 1

9 September 2020 1:00pm3:00pm

Friends of Antiquity Sunday Series: Dr. Kit Morrell (UQ, Susan Blake Lecturer in Roman History)

5 July 2020 2:00pm3:00pm
‘Exemplary Reformers: Scaevola, Rutilius, and the Governance of Asia’

Webinar - After the Plague: Insights from Ancient, Medieval and Early Modern History

10 June 2020 6:00pm7:00pm
As we look towards our post-COVID-19 society, we are likely to see more than just a recovery of the 2019 world, but something completely new. UQ historians will come together to discuss what has come after plagues throughout ancient, medieval and early modern history and what it may mean for our world today.

Webinar - After the Plague: Insights from Ancient, Medieval and Early Modern History

10 June 2020 6:00pm7:00pm
Each pandemic throughout history has brought suffering and civil unrest, but in their wake has come a blossoming of art, literature and new ideas. These upheavals have forced people to rethink the world around them, leading to some of history’s most influential and challenging cultural works. As we look towards our post-COVID-19 society, we are likely to see more than just a recovery of the 2019 world, but something completely new. UQ historians will come together to discuss what has come after plagues throughout ancient, medieval and early modern history and what it may mean for our world today.

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: Dr. Janette McWilliam: (UQ, R.D. Milns Antiquities Museum)

Cancelled
7 June 2020 2:30pm3:30pm
‘Museum-Based Courses and Programs at the R.D. Milns Antiquities Museum for UQ Students’

CANCELLED Friday Seminar Series: Katherine Prouting (UQ) (MPhil Confirmation Milestone)

Cancelled
22 May 2020 4:00pm4:30pm
‘Domestic Violence in the Athenian Law Courts: Frameworks and Methodologies’

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: Alex Kondos Memorial Lecture A/Prof. Tom Stevenson (UQ)

Cancelled
20 May 2020 7:00pm8:00pm
‘Melina Mercouri and the Parthenon Frieze’

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