Olgem eestlased, aga saagem ka eurooplasteks!”: Estonia's Experience of European Integration

17 August 2018 2:00pm2:30pm
Harry Kriewaldt, PhD Confirmation Milestone

Schopenhauer and the Unconscious

10 August 2018 3:00pm5:00pm
Stephan Atzert (University of Queensland)

“It was a hideous time in Queensland politics”: Abortion Law Reform in the 1980s

10 August 2018 2:00pm2:30pm
Cassandra Byrnes - History - Confirmation of Candidature Milestone

Reggio Emilia inspired philosophical teacher education: the family (tree)

10 August 2018 1:30pm2:45pm
Presenter: Karin Murris (University of Cape Town) - Atkins Visiting Professor in Philosophy

This is a joint seminar held by the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry and School of Education.

Experimenten: the Star Surgeon (2016)

8 August 2018 4:00pm5:00pm
Directed by Bosse Lindquist
This ground-breaking documentary investigates the star surgeon Paolo Macchiarini’s claims to have invented a ground-breaking method to create new organs, revealing fraud, misrepresentation and illegal human experiments.

Professional Pathways 2018 - Debate: Truth, Post-Truth and Alternative Facts

31 July 2018 6:00pm8:30pm
What is ‘truth’ in the post-Trump and post-Brexit Western world? Have we redefined
what it means to speak about ‘facts’, ‘events’ and ‘history’? Come along to this
friendly debate, where these issues will be examined and discussed, featuring three
expert speakers:

Professor Fred D’Agostino (Office of the Vice-Chancellor)
Dr Tricia Ross (Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities)
Dr Alex Bevan (School of Communication and Arts)

Socratic Guises and Epistemic Biases

27 July 2018 3:00pm5:00pm
Bob Pasnau (University of Colorado)

World Religions Symposium 2018

18 July 2018 9:30am2:00pm
Studies in Religion at UQ is again sponsoring its annual World Religions Symposium for Year 11 Students in 2018.

Intergenerational cultural memory, pathways from Russia, Ukraine, and the Soviet Union to Australia

13 July 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Mr Kristian Ireland, PhD History, Confirmation milestone

Some Sabbath Literary Sources Available to Luke

1 June 2018 3:00pm3:30pm
Anthony Kent PhD thesis review

Spinoza on Harmony and Concord, or, why "the absence of war is not the same as peace"’.

1 June 2018 3:00pm5:00pm
Challis Professor of Philosophy, Prof. Moira Gatens (University of Sydney)

Living to 100 years of Age: Birthdays, Age Centenarians in Roman History

25 May 2018 4:00pm5:00pm
Presented by Professor Ray Laurence (Macquarie University)

Inaugural Lecture by Professor Megan Cassidy-Welch

25 May 2018 4:00pm5:00pm
Remembrance Projects: Remembering the Crusades from the Middle Ages to the Present
This lecture looks at why and how the Crusades have been remembered as useful and meaningful events in a variety of historical contexts. From the First Crusade in the eleventh century to the use of crusading imagery by modern alt-right movements today, the Crusades have long provided opportunities to assert grander ideas about current interests and agendas. As this lecture will show, such ideas are linked to changing understandings of time and identity, both of which dictate the terms of historical remembrance.

Educating Leaders for Christian Eco-Mission

25 May 2018 3:00pm4:00pm
Presented by Clive Ayre

History in Australia and New Zealand: The State of the Discipline

25 May 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Martin Crotty

IASH/History Documentary Series 2018: Give Us the Money (2012, 58 mins)

23 May 2018 4:00pm5:30pm
Written & Directed by: Bosse Lindquist

Bosse Lindquist's film tracks the history of this project, as well as the idea behind it. It shows the journey of a campaign with a lot of promise, but very little tangible result. A band of musicians set out to change the world" Lindquist says "and now the time has come to ask: What did they achieve, and is celebrity politics the right way of combating world poverty?"

Paniyiri 2018 - Book Launch by Dr Amelia Brown and Talk by Emeritus Professor R.D. (Bob) Milns

19 May 2018 12:30pm20 May 2018 3:30pm
Paniyiri 2018
Saturday 2:00pm - 3:00pm - Book Launch by Dr. Amelia Brown, Senior Lecturer in Greek History & Language at UQ, of her new book: Corinth in Late Antiquity: A Greek, Roman and Christian City.
Sunday 11:00am - 12:00noon - Talk by Emeritus Professor R.D. (Bob) Milns. "King Philip II – Greatest of the
Macedonian Kings?"
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Developing thinking capacity in children: the role of Philosophy for Children

18 May 2018 3:00pm5:00pm
Keith Topping (University of Dundee)
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Developing Thinking Capacity in Children: The role of Philosophy for Children

18 May 2018 3:00pm5:00pm
Public lecture by Professor Keith Topping, from the University of Dundee. Organised in collaboration with the UQ School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry and the UQ School of Education.

Thessalonike: Capital of Medieval Macedonia

16 May 2018 7:30pm8:30pm
Presented by: Dr Amelia R. Brown