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20 October, 2014 - 26 October, 2014 Sort by: TIME  |  TITLE  |  TYPE
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EXHIBITION
Designing Craft / Crafting Design: 40 Years of JamFactory
Thursday, 25 September 2014 - Saturday, 1 November 2014
ANU School of Art Gallery, Ellery Crescent, ANU
Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of Jam Factory will illustrate the critical role that JamFactory has played in nurturing and promoting contemporary craft and design in Australia.
EXHIBITION
Designing Craft/Crafting Design: 40 Years of Jam Factory
Thursday, 25 September 2014 - Saturday, 1 November 2014
ANU School of Art
This exhibition presents new work by 40 selected artists, craftspeople and designers who have had a significant involvement with the JamFactory during its 40-year history and who are presently producing work of outstanding quality.
EXHIBITION
Helen Fuller
Friday, 3 October 2014 - Sunday, 9 November 2014
Drill Hall Gallery, Kingsley Street, ANU
Helen Fuller is a painter, sculptor, installation artist and a strikingly original ceramicist. The decorative qualities of Cycladic, Islamic and Aboriginal art and the still-life objects painted by Ben Nicholson, Pablo Picasso and Margaret Preston are among the multitude of inspirations that converge in these wonderfully surprising inventions.
EXHIBITION
The World is not a Foreign Land
Friday, 3 October 2014 - Sunday, 9 November 2014
Drill Hall Gallery, Kingsley Street, ANU
This exhibition takes the notions of collaboration, dialogue and influence as its departure point. It involves Indigenous Australian artists working within localised histories of widely separated areas of 'remote' Australia. Their work stakes a claim for renewal and change by making a feature of artistic relationships previously unrepresented, bridging 'untraditional' media and eclectic traditions.
EXHIBITION
Life|Death - A Photographic Exhibition
Monday, 20 October 2014 - Saturday, 25 October 2014
ANU Shcool of Art PhotoSpace, Childers Street, ANU
Life|Death is an intimate art exhibition featuring the works of 10 local photographic artists who focus on the vast themes surrounding existence and mortality. Opening night 23rd of October 6pm.
SEMINAR
'Religion and Late Labour Movements'
Monday, 20 October 2014 at 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Conference Room, Level 2, A.D. Hope Building #14, ANU
This paper is, among other things, a preliminary discussion of declining religious on labour movements in Britain and in other countries during what we might call the early and modern era (1600-1900) and specifically their decline relative to what has essentially replaced them - which, by and large, have been secular mass movements of organized Labour.
OTHER
ANU Anime and Gaming Society Monday Gaming
Monday, 20 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Manning Clarke Centre
The ANU Anime and Gaming Society welcomes all members of the ANU and ACT communities to attend our weekly Console Gaming Night from 6:00-11:00pm where we will be gaming on the big screen!

PUBLIC LECTURE
Milestones in Music - Guilty Pleasures: Richard Strauss @ 150
Monday, 20 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
ANU School of Music, Level 5, Lecture Theatre 3, William Herbert Place, ANU
While Strauss could hardly be described as a 'neglected composer', this lecture argues that by failing to appreciate the depth of Strauss's intellect we have nevertheless grossly underestimated the significance of his musical achievements.
SYMPOSIUM
Finding the genes that protect us from infection
Monday, 20 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The Australian Academy of Sciences Shine Dome, Gordon Street, Acton
Professor Beutler is an immunologist and geneticist from the University of Texas South Western Medical Center, USA, and is in Canberra as part of an international symposium.
SEMINAR
The rationality of terror
Monday, 20 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Haydon-Allen Tank, Copland Courtyard, ANU
Woroni has assembled a panel of distinguished and accomplished individuals in various fields of expertise to discuss the social, religious, legal and security issues surrounding the Islamic State.
SYMPOSIUM
Research School of Asia & the Pacific Annual Symposium
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Auditorium, Centre on China in the World, Building 188, Fellows Lane, ANU
Landscapes of Sovereignty in Asia and the Pacific: the 2014 symposium of the ANU Research School of Asia and the Pacific brings together scholars from Asia, Australia, Europe and North America to discuss the meanings and practices of sovereignty from the perspective of the changing state system, human rights advocacy, and the implications of economic globalisation.
SYMPOSIUM
RSAP 2014 Symposium: Landscapes of Sovereignty in Asia and the Pacific
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 - Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Main lecture theatre, Australian Centre on China in the World, Building #188, Fellows Lane, The Australian National University
The 2014 symposium of the ANU Research School of Asia and the Pacific brings together scholars to discuss the meanings and practices of sovereignty from the perspective of the changing state system, human rights advocacy, and the implications of economic globalisation. Keynote address by ANU Chancellor Gareth Evans.
OTHER
Open Access 101 - Webinar
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Online
Explore the basics of open access. Discover what is meant by green, gold and hybrid open access publishing. The differences between Accepted Version an Publisher version will be described. Discover how to determine green open access rules for prominent journals in a given field.
SEMINAR
The politics of co-optation in Myanmar's Hluttaw
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
PSC Reading Rm, 4.27 Hedley Bull Centre, cnr Liversidge Street and Garran Road, ANU
When it began in January 2011, most agreed that Myanmar's parliament (the Hluttaw) would be a rubber stump because of the majority of representatives from the pro-military party and the military itself. Yet the Hluttaw has emerged as a reform-minded body as well as a forum for oversight of the executive.
CONCERT
Lunchbox Concert
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Larry Sitsky Recital Room, ANU School of Music
CHAMBER MUSIC The long running concert series favourite is back! Curated by Dr Erin Helyard.
INFORMATION SESSION
Science Graduate Studies Webinar in Life Science and Health
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online
To find out more about our 2015 graduate offerings in science and to speak directly to program convenors online.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Exploring the global history of homicide and massacre
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Conference Room, Sir Roland Wilson Building (120), McCoy Circuit, ANU
Professor Pieter Spierenburg challenges the current view that our modern world is more lethal than ever. Professor Spierenburg's presentation explores the evidence and the explanations that animate this crucial debate about the long-term trends in violence.
PUBLIC LECTURE
FH Gruen Public Lecture
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Hedley Bull Centre (130), Lecture Theatre 1
Welfare Reform: Lessons from Large Scale Experiments
OTHER
A Night with the Pacific Climate Warriors
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Haydon Allen Tank, ANU
This October, 30 Pacific Climate Warriors will journey to Australia. They bring with them an important message: 'the Australian fossil fuel industry, with the support of our governments and big lenders, are planning to build gigantic new coal mines that would double Australia's coal exports. This fuels climate change, it fuels the destruction of Pacific.' The Warriors are here to fight peacefully for their future. This free event, a night with the Pacific Climate Warriors, will be part story-telling, part performance and a call to action.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Prospects for moderate and progressive government in Malaysia
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ANU Engineering Lecture Theatre, University Avenue, ANU
The public lecture aims to provide insightful political views on the current state in Malaysia.
INFORMATION SESSION
ANU IT OMG and LITSS Meeting
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Innovations Theatre, Innovations Building 124, Eggleston Street, ANU
The ANU IT OMG and LITSS meeting is open to all IT staff across the University. Attendees are encouraged to raise topics of interest or concern to either be addressed at the time, or for an investigated response if required.
SEMINAR
Reducing incarceration using Justice Reinvestment: an exploratory case study
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Hanna Neumann Building, Room G058, (near Student Union), ANU
http://caepr.anu.edu.au/Seminars/14/Seminar-Topics%E2%80%94Series-2/22_10_Seminar.php
OTHER
Funder open access policies and reqirements
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Online
Explore Open Access policies worldwide. Get updates on NH&MRC and/ or ARC policies around Open Access, including requirements for data management and sharing plans in grant applications. Explore the use of grant money to pay APCs (article processing charges).Get a look at government data and publication Open Access policies.
PUBLIC LECTURE
Art Forum: Debra Myers
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
School of Art lecture theatre, Building 105, The Australian National University
Debra Myers is currently the Creative Producer of the Yijala Yala Project with the arts and social change organisation Big hART. The Yijala Yala Project works inter-generationally using arts and digital media skill-building to engage and inspire young people that are often outside education and in the juvenile justice system. The outcomes of these workshops are high quality artworks (films, music, theatre, digital storybooks and comics) that tell the story of the community including: Neomad interactive comic for iPad, the theatre work Hipbone Sticking Out and the compilation album and concert Murru.
OTHER
Understanding Publisher Agreements
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Online (see website below)
Explore the world of publisher agreements, what the agreements usually ask for and permit. Discuss what's actually required - a license to publish. Explore alternative copyright options including Creative Commons and copyright addenda. Discover what authors can do about negotiating alternatives with publishers and how libraries can support this.
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