Time and date: 4:30pm-6:30pm Thursday 14 November 2019
Location: The Edge, State Library of Queensland
Overview: Every year the Australian Academy of the Humanities invites a Fellow to deliver the annual Academy Lecture. Since 1970, this tradition has demonstrated the extraordinary breadth and depth of our Fellows’ contribution to the Australian and international humanities community, and to enriching the cultural life of the nation.
The 50th Academy Lecture — Being Humane: A contested history — will be presented by Academy President Professor Joy Damousi FASSA FAHA.
The lecture will be followed by a reception.
Registration: This is a free public event, open to all. Register here.