Throughout 2017 the School of Geography and Sustainable Communities offered seminars canvasing a variety of topics that are relevant to current discussions and research. These seminars usually take place on a Wednesdays at 12.30 pm - 1.30 pm, room location is next to each Seminar date.
As we work on our 2018 Seminar list, please see below for information on speakers and topics we had in the later part of 2017.
Associate Professor Jason W. Moore
Fernand Braudel Center, Binghamton University
Title: Capitalocene Geographies, or, Why the Geographical Imagination Needs World History
University of Sydney
Title: "Talk to your neighbour, live a little more”: Community and Renewal at the Garage Sale
Title: Yolŋu women’s keening of songspirals: centring Indigenous understandings to nourish and share people-as-place
University of Canberra
Title: Unsettling child-rabbit encounters: Staying with the trouble of invasive colonial legacies
Associate Professor David Bissell
The University of Melbourne
Title: Work mobilities for challenging times
A/Professor Tracey Skelton
National University of Singapore
Title: Hydrating Hyderabad: Rapid urbanisation, water scarcity and the difficulties and possibilities of human flourishing