Ursula Hoff Annual Lecture 2014
The Ursula Hoff Annual Public Lecture on "Aboriginal Art Centres - The Good, The bad and the Ugly" 2014 held at RMIT Storey Hall on 16 September explored the role of curators and business in Aboriginal art. With speakers: RMIT Gallery Director Suzanne Davies (introduction); Exhibition curator Dr Jacqueline Healy (Warlayirti: The Art of Balgo at RMIT Gallery 16 September - 8 November; Professor Ian McLean– academic and author; and Sister Alice Dempsey, who played a key role in establishing the
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The Hon Catherine Branson in conversation with Rob Hulls
RMIT University celebrates the legacy of politician and chief justice George Higinbotham, through an annual public lecture which explores topical legal issues and in particular the interaction between the law and society. The guiding principle for the series is enhancing our understanding of the law and the role of legal and political innovation in helping create a more just society. This year, the Hon Catherine Branson, Former President of the Australian Human Rights Commission presented the 20
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Microsoft tech troubleshooter extraordinaire Gov Maharaj and I help walk you through troubleshooting solutions to your tech support problems. If you have a problem you want to send us, you can use the Problem Step Recorder in Windows 7 (see this for details on how) and send us the zip file to DefragShow@microsoft.com. We will also be checking comments fo
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To welcome freshmen to their Houses, upperclassmen joined them in Harvard Yard to celebrate and demonstrate House spirit. Read more on the Harvard Gazette (http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2015/03/day-of-destiny/) and check out the Storify at https://storify.com/harvard/harvard-college-housing-day-2015.
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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • recognise and discuss selected library texts from the Renaissance to the present

  • approach literary texts in terms of genre, gender and the canon

  • engage in close analysis of narrative and poetic language and apply technical analytical terms

  • engage in comparative work, draw general conclusions and use textual evidence to argue a case

  • understand and use academic convention
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Harvard psychology professor, Steven Pinker, presents a talk on his latest book, The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature.
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Matthew Bellamy - Best Lecturer Finalist - on A Watershed Moment: Canada and the Second World War
Matthew Bellamy from the History department at Carleton University in Ottawa delivers his competition lecture entitled "A Watershed Moment: Canada and the Second World War".
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Liaquat Ahamed on his book Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World
The author of Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who Broke the World, Liaquat Ahamed, discusses the connections between the world's financial decision makers in the period leading up to the Great Depression and their counterparts in the current global financial crisis.
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Best Lecturer 2010 nominee Rupinder Brar
Rupinder Brar from the Faculty of Science at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology presents his competition lecture entitled Exoplanets: The Search For Other Earths.
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Presented in conjunction with MoMA's exhibition "One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North," the Poetry Suite includes readings of new poems written in response to Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series from 10 highly esteemed contemporary poets, who were selected by poet and essayist Elizabeth Alexander. Terrance Hayes is Professor of English at Carnegie Mellon University. He was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2014 and is the winner of the Nation
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Duncan Morrow shares his experiences of working in the community, including as Chief Executive Officer of the Northern Ireland Community Relations Council, which funds and develops inter-community relations practice and policy in Northern Ireland.
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Professor Andrew Plummer, Director of the Centre for Power Transmission and Motion Control, discusses recreating earthquakes in a laboratory to test how buildings perform under extreme conditions.
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Dr James Martin, founder of the James Martin 21st Century School at the University of Oxford, explain why decision-makers need to look at the global big picture to avoid world catastrophe.
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Art history: modern and contemporary
Baffled by modern art and architecture? You’re not alone! This collection gives new insight into today’s shifting kaleidoscope of visual culture by placing it in the context of the developments of the 19th and 20th century. In the mid 19th century there was a growing realisation that everything had changed. Industry was booming, and the speed of life increasing. Artists, thinkers and architects strove to find new ways of encapsulating this new world … and modernism was born. The coll
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The Berkley Center Lectures: Muslim Minorities in Western Europe (with Tariq Ramadan)
Tariq Ramadan, professor of Theology at Oxford University, discusses Muslim minorities in Western Europe.
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