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3 September 2015 6:45 PM to 7:45 PM



Hosted by the Faculty of Arts

The 2015 Walter Mangold lecture will discuss how language learning entails language ideologies, which influence diverse forms of learner habitus—a set of dispositions, habits, tastes, and desires related to language learning—as well as language education policies.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public. 




 
5 September 2015 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM



Hosted by the University of Melbourne Library

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public. 




 
8 September 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public



 
9 September 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM



Hosted by the Ian Potter Museum of Art at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public




 
15 September 2015 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Asia Institute, Faculty of Arts

Drawing on findings from his forthcoming book – Societies Under Siege: Exploring How International Economic Sanctions (Do Not) Work (Cambridge University Press) – Lee Jones argues that sanctions on Myanmar were marginal or even counter-productive.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
15 September 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public



 
16 September 2015 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the National Gallery of Victoria

This conversation invites eminent Australian women from business, arts and politics to share their stories, role models and ideas on leadership. Using Catherine as our guide and looking to the future, how can we encourage and foster women to lead?

Cost: Bookings required $16 M / $20 A / $18 C

Open to: alumni and general public




 
16 September 2015 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

This lecture will examine not only the different types of subjects connected with daily life that are illustrated on these vases, but will also note subjects not found, such as scenes of cooking or cleaning, activities probably left to slaves.



Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.



 
17 September 2015 6:15 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Centre for History of Emotions, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

This lecture investigates the contexts in which the image of a heart-shaped object could be used in order to evoke a range of different meanings.. 

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
17 September 2015 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Languages and Linguistics at the Italian Cultural Institute of Melbourne

This lecture will explore what it is that continues to attract Australian writers and artists to Italy in our contemporary times and which Italy is portrayed in their works.insert short description. 

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public




 
17 September 2015 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Culture and Communication

What does it mean to build a career as a professional curator working in the expanded field of contemporary art, art history and practices of art?

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
17 September 2015 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

For the urban historian, writing a new history of Melbourne is rich with possibilities and provocations.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
18 September 2015 9:40 AM to 19 September 2015 5:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Culture and Communication

This symposium celebrates 25 years since art curatorship was first offered as a degree at The University of Melbourne.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public




 
18 September 2015 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the School of Culture and Communication

How can curatorship engage global issues in a local context whilst recognising diversity?

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public



 
22 September 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
22 September 2015 6:45 PM to 7:45 PM



Hosted by the Faculty of Arts

This lecture gives an overview of what we can learn from modern studies, ethnography, archaeology, ancient texts, and art about ancient Near Eastern bees, honey, and beekeeping – in a journey that takes us from ancient Egypt to the realm of King Midas (of the Golden Touch), and ends in “the Land of Milk and Honey” (the land of Canaan).

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
28 September 2015 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Melbourne School of Government

In this year’s Annual Hamer Oration, Julian Burnside AO QC explores the true meaning of human rights and how Australia’s history and behaviour stands in strong contrast to its democratic beliefs. Once we get past political finger pointing, will we find we’ve only ourselves to blame?

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
28 September 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
29 September 2015 6:00 PM to 20 October 2015 8:15 PM



Hosted by the Faculty of Arts at the National Gallery of Victoria

The Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne proudly presents a four-part masterclass series in partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria's exhibition Masterpieces from the Hermitage: The Legacy of Catherine the Great.
Cost: $60 - $240

Open to: alumni and general public





 
4 October 2015 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM


Hosted by the Faculty of Arts at the Ian Potter Museum of Art

The Faculty of Arts presents a masterclass examining valuable items from the Ian Potter Museum of Art’s and Baillieu’s Library’s collections, including some original papyri from Roman Egypt, and will engage with the ways the texts have now been digitised texts and are available online.

Cost: $45 - $55

Open to: alumni and general public




 
8 October 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
12 October 2015 6:15 PM to 7:45 PM



Hosted by the Centre for the History of Emotions in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

This presentation will examine the consummate skill with which Goya represents emotions in his late private albums and some of the print series associated with these drawings.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
13 October 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Australian Centre in the School of Culture and Communication

This presentation examines indigenous contributions to London’s recent festival offerings, focusing mainly on live performances developed by Aboriginal and Maori artists and their collaborators.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
13 October 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the The University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art, the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
13 October 2015 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM



Hosted by the Spanish Consulate in Melbourne and the Faculty of Arts Asia Institute and School of Languages & Linguistics

It is no secret that China has long captured Europe’s imagination. In the Middle Ages, Prester John, Marco Polo, and John Mandeville were reputed to be the first Europeans to foray into the legendary Cathay.
Cost: Free

Open to:  alumni and general public.



 
14 October 2015 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

This lecture will present a community-engagement project which was focused on the development of the museological skills of volunteers running the LifeCare retirement village's War Museum.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
21 October 2015 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM



Hosted by the Ian Potter Museum of Art at The University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
21 October 2015 6:30 PM to 7:15 PM



Hosted by the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies

Why has Putin been welcomed by most Russians? What drives his policies in Russia and Ukraine?

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




 
26 October 2015 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM



Hosted by the School of Languages and Linguistics

The talk opens with an exploration of the (un)translatability of the concepts of world literature/littérature-monde/Weltliteratur

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public. 




 
29 October 2015 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM



Hosted by the The University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display. 
Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public




 
3 November 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the The University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public




 
10 November 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the University of Melbourne Library at the University of Melbourne

To accompany the Kerry Stokes Collection at the Ian Potter Museum of Art the University of Melbourne is offering a series of free public lectures and floor talks that will bring to life many of the extraordinary items on display.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public




 
10 November 2015 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM



Hosted by the Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences

This lecture examines the cultural afterlife of criminal evidence. It explores what happens to criminal evidence after the conclusion of the trial.

Cost: Free

Open to: alumni and general public.




  
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