The IAS Masterclass provides an opportunity for postgraduate students and early career researchers to meet and discuss their research with a distinguished scholar who is visiting UWA.

Participants will discuss their research within the framework of the stated topic, which will then be opened for discussion by the group.

IAS Masterclasses are cross-disciplinary and submissions are welcome across all relevant disciplines. Interested postgraduate students, early career researchers and academics from all Perth universities are invited to attend.

Masterclasses are free, but registration is essential. To register, select the masterclass listed below that you wish to attend.

Masterclasses in 2018

DateEvent TitleSpeaker/s
18 JulyAby Warburg and Bracha Ettinger: Or Pathosformel and Matrix as Theoretical Models in feminist art historical and contemporary art studiesGriselda Pollock, Professor of Social and Critical Histories of Art and Director of the Centre for Cultural Analysis, Theory and History (CentreCATH), University of Leeds.
25 JulyThe Science of Telling Better StoriesNat Kendall-Taylor, Chief Executive Officer at the FrameWorks Institute.
9 AugDeepening the Time of History?Ann McGrath AM, the Kathleen Fitzpatrick ARC Laureate Fellow and Distinguished Professor,  School of History, Australian National University.
14 AugMining Memory: Ingrid Pollard’s photographic formationsAnna Arabindan-Kesson, Assistant Professor of Black Diasporic Art, Princeton University.