The Institute of Advanced Studies hosts a selection of public lectures by prominent local, national and international speakers.
Many of our lectures are recorded, visit our Past Lectures Page to listen to our stellar line up of local and visiting scholars discussing their research.
2017 Public Lectures
|8 August||Luther’s Image and the First Media War||Dr. Susanne Meurer, School of Design, UWA|
|29 August||In Absentia: The Politics of Cameraless Photography||Professor Geoffrey Batchen, Art History, Victoria University|
|30 August||Migrating ‘ndrangheta: Cultural bias and cultural differences in the policing of the Calabrian mafia between Italy and Australia||Dr Anna Sergi, Lecturer in Criminology, Department of Sociology, University of Essex, UK|
|12 September||Luther and the Devil||Professor Jacqueline Van Gent, School of Humanities, UWA|
|11 October||The 2017 Ian Constable lecture: Genome research produces new anti-malarial drug targets||Professor Simon Foote - Director of TheJohn Curtin School of Medical Research at The Australian National University|
|31 October||Myth, Memory, and the Making of History||Dr. Kirk Essary, School of Humanities, UWA|