SOPHI News and Events
The Department of Archeology is playing host to a number of events in this year's National Archaeology Week. Check the calendar for information on the full program.
Tess Lea (Gender and Cultural Studies) & Stuart Rollo (History) on the strategic implications of this deployment, its role in broader American military planning and its potential to bind Australian foreign policy and geographical assets to future American wars.
Associate Professor Tess Lea will be appearing for the defense in a debate on the .
Co-presented by the Marie Bashir Institute of Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity and HARN: Human Animal Research Network
Announcing the 2016 series of 'Cities' workshops to be held in Kevin Lee Room, Level 6, Lobby H, Quadrangle 5-7pm
Anna Hickey-Moody on the first 'plus size' male models[11 April 2016]
Dr Anna Hickey-Moody talks to ABC RN's Life Matters program to about plus-size modelling for men. We're seeing more images of bigger blokes in our magazines, billboards and in advertising. But is the label 'plus-size' even relevant when most Aussie blokes weigh over 85kg?
A group of speakers, including the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies' Kane Race, came together to discuss drugs in the LGBTI community in Sydney.
Racial Conceptions in the Twentieth Century[30 March 2016]
On 5-7 April, Race and Ethnicity in the Global South, in conjunction with FAPERJ (Rio de Janeiro) and the Wellcome Trust, will host an international workshop in Rio de Janeiro: RACIAL CONCEPTIONS IN THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY: Comparisons, connections and circulations in the Portuguese-speaking Global South. The conference is convened by Warwick Anderson (University of Sydney), Ricardo Ventura Santos (Fundação Oswaldo Cruz and Museu Nacional/UFRJ), and Ricardo Roque (ICS, University of Lisbon).
SOPHI's Department of History express support for refugees[10 March 2016]
SOPHI's Department of History has expressed support for refugees, sending the messages 'Sydney University Department of History says Let them Stay' and 'Close the Camps' - a reference to the hashtags: #letthemstay and #closethecamps
The sex myth buster[3 March 2016]
Meet Rachel Hills, the Gender and Cultural Studies graduate shattering stereotypes about sex.
SOPHI Magazine launched[4 February 2016]
Download the first edition of the new SOPHI Magazine. Find out about our research, our students, the career potential of an Arts degree and much, much more! Issued twice each year, SOPHI Magazine will keep you up-to-date with what's happening across the School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry (SOPHI).