Events from 20 October, 2018

  • Date
  • 29th October, 2018
    2:00pm – 4:00pm

    Archive that Comrade! Left Memory Politics, Toxic Fame and the Populist Archive

    Join Department of Sociology and Social Policy in a seminar with Phil Cohen (University of East London) to discuss the left memory politics, toxic fame and the populist archive. Phil will address to these by looking at some recent controversies surrounding public memorials, monuments and archives in both the UK and USA and by arguing for an alternative democratic politics of the archive.

  • 22nd November, 2018
    6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Outside the Square | Stories and Racism in Australia: What if you’re not white?

    Join the discussion with a panel of experts including Prof. Sujatha Fernandes, as they dismantle the harmful narratives that purport to represent Indigenous and refugee communities in Australia, offering in their place powerfully transformational stories from non-white story-tellers.