Category Archives: LECTURES

16 Feb
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Bob Carr shares vision of dystopian future at first Affinity Lunchtime Lecture of 2018

On Wednesday 14 February, Affinity launched its year of programs with a Lunchtime Lecture involving former Australian Foreign Minister and NSW Premier, Hon Bob Carr. Affinity’s first official event of 2018 saw an impressive turnout of more than 70 guests, ...

09 Feb
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March 28 – Middle East Panel with Dr Rodger Shanahan and Dr Julian Droogan

About the speakers: Dr Rodger Shanahan: Dr Rodger Shanahan is a Research Fellow at the Lowy Institute. A former army officer, he had extensive service within the Parachute Battalion Group (PBG) and has had operational service with the UN in ...

07 Feb
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Lunchtime Lecture with Professor Gary Bouma – Wednesday 18 April

About the speaker: Gary D Bouma AM is the UNESCO Chair in Intercultural and Interreligious Relations – Asia Pacific,  Emeritus Professor of Sociology at Monash University, Australian node of the Religion and Diversity Project, University of Ottawa, Acting Director of the ...

01 Feb
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Fountain Magazine Panel with Professor Paul Weller, Professor Sophia Pandya and Tim Costello

  About the speakers: Professor Sophia Pandya Professor Sophia Pandya specialises in women, religion, and globalisation. She received her B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley in Near Eastern Studies/Arabic, and her M.A. and Ph.D. from U.C. Santa Barbara in ...

01 Feb
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Lunchtime Lecture with Professor Paul Weller

About the speaker: Professor Paul Weller has been at the University of Derby since 1990. His role at the University involves strategically and operationally leading and managing research in the Faculty of Education, Health and Sciences, which is the University’s largest ...

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