Public lectures

The State of Indonesia: A Post-Election Panel

Wednesday 01 May 06:00pm

The road ahead for the elected president and Indonesia itself.

Kissinger, Zhou Enlai and emotional diplomacy

Thursday 02 May 12:30pm

Join for a history seminar with Professor Barbara Keys on the subject: 'Do diplomats fall in love? Kissinger, Zhou Enlai, and Emotional Diplomacy'.

Post-truth politics: make your vote count

Thursday 02 May 06:30pm

Join us on the evening of Thursday 2 May, as our expert panel of reporters, campaigners and politicians debate the media coverage of the hottest issues ahead of the Federal Election. Help make your vote count.

Can we win the war against hate? Tackling online hate and extremism after Christchurch

Thursday 02 May 05:30pm

In this public talk, jointly presented by La Trobe LawTech, the IEEE Society on the Social Implications of Technology and the IEEE Computer Society, Dr Andre Oboler from the La Trobe Law School and CEO of the Online Hate Prevention Institute examines the threat of online hate and extremism and the technology, policy and law responses to combat it. Guests are welcome to arrive from 5:30pm, the talk will start at 6pm and will be followed by Q&A and refreshments. Tickets are free, but bookings are essential as space is limited.

Living with Disability Research Centre May 2019 Seminar

Wednesday 08 May 03:00pm

Jade McEwan explores 'What is good service quality? Day service staff's perspectives on what it is and how it should be measured'. Tessa-May Zirnsak looks at 'Understanding systemic and cultural violence against the cognitive disability community: A new theoretical model

Violet Vines Marshman Rural Health Initiative Public Lecture – Dr Christina West

Friday 10 May 04:30pm

Dr Christina West presents Exploring Illness through the Expressive Arts: New Possibilities for Healing in Families.

LGBT Conversion therapy: Sex, Religion and Human Rights

Wednesday 22 May 01:00pm

You're invited to this public seminar as part of the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society (ARCSHS) seminar series, presenting Dr. Timothy Jones (La Trobe University)

Human rights engagements with economic inequality at the UN

Thursday 23 May 12:30pm

Join us for a history seminar with which Julia Dehm on the subject: 'Righting inequality? A brief history of human rights engagements with economic inequality at the UN'.

Living with Disability Research Centre June 2019 Seminar

Wednesday 12 June 03:00pm

Dr Tal Araten Bergman on Models for Forming and Supporting Circles of Support for People with Intellectual Disability. Dr Robyn O'Halloran on why ​hospitals don’t measure the patient experience of patients with communication disability?

Living with Disability Research Centre July 2019 Seminar

Wednesday 10 July 03:00pm

Associate Professor Karen Soldatic (WSU) & Dr Michelle Fitts: Sorting myself out of the system: Social Sorting and the Disability Income Support System for Indigenous Australians living with Disability. Plus Dr Ilan Wiesel (TBC)

Julian Burnside AO QC - Fairley La Trobe Lecture

Wednesday 17 July 07:00pm

Each year the Fairley Foundation partners with La Trobe University to present a free public lecture from a prominent Australian. We are delighted that Julian Burnside, human rights lawyer and author, will present the 2019 lecture, which promises to be a very interesting talk.



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