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 2015 Lectures page to listen to our stellar line up of local and visiting scholars discussing their research.
|9 Mar||Looking Back To Go Forward: why marine management needs lessons from the past||Kathleen Schwerdtner Máñez, Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology|
|10 Mar||Taking a Shortcut Through the Long Grass: The 2016 Grace Vaughan Memorial lecture
||Dorinda Cox, Project Officer, Keeping Kids Safe Project, Women’s Council for Domestic and Family Violence Services WA|
|17 Mar||Critically Engaged Medical Humanities: the model of Life of Breath||Jane Macnaughton, Professor of Medical Humanities, Durham University, UK|
|21 March||Where Do We Find Hope When Facing A Terminal Illness?||Päivi Hietanen, oncologist and psychotherapist, Helsinki|
|22 Mar||What Egyptian Mummies tell us about the History of the Nile||Christophe Lécuyer, Laboratoire de Géologie de Lyon - Terre Planètes, Environnement, Université Claude Bernard Lyon, France and 2016 UWA Gledden Visiting Fellow.|
The Beginning of String: Part of the 'A History of the World in 100 Objects' lecture series
|Jane Balme, Associate Dean (Research) Faculty of Arts and Archaeology Discipline Chair, UWA|
A History of Emotions in 100 Objects: Part of the 'A History of the World in 100 Objects' lecture series
|Susan Broomhall, ARC Future Fellow, Centre for the History of Emotions, UWA|
A Short History of Images in Islamic Art: Part of the 'A History of the World in 100 Objects' lecture series
|Stefano Carboni, Director of the Art Gallery of Western Australia and Adjunct Professor of Islamic Art, UWA|