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Lectures & talks

Listen and learn – Melbourne is home to universities and groups offering lectures and talks on mind-expanding topics.
Meatonomics - Tuesday 09 May 2017, 6:30pm to 8pm - Talks & workshops

Meatonomics

9 May 2017, Melbourne Law School
Meatonomics - the true costs of factory farming. This lecture will examine the real costs of animal agriculture.
Health, Law & Sexuality - Thursday 04 May 2017, 5:30pm to 6:45pm - Talks & workshops

Health, Law & Sexuality

4 May 2017, NGV International
This special Bold Thinking Series event at the NGV's Great Hall features a keynote address by The Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG.
Science for Science Fiction: A Writers' Conference - Sunday 30 April 2017, 8:30am to 5pm - Talks & workshops

Science for Science Fiction: A Writers' Conference

30 Apr 2017, The Royal Society of Victoria
Learn valuable writing techniques and draw inspiration from real science to hone your craft at this conference for authors of science fiction.
Professor Wallace Kirsop on Gabriel de Foigny - Thursday 06 July 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

Professor Wallace Kirsop on Gabriel de Foigny

6 Jul 2017, Leigh Scott Room, Level 1, The Baillieu Library
Join Professor Wallace Kirsop for a talk on Gabriel de Foigny's novel La Terre Australe connue.
Tour of the Map Collection - Thursday 18 May 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

Tour of the Map Collection

18 May 2017, Map Collection, Level 4 ERC Library
Join David B.Jones for a tour of the Map Collection in conjunction with the exhibition, 'Plotting the Island: dreams, discovery and disaster'.
Indigenous Rock Art and Printmaking - Monday 08 May 2017, noon to 1pm - Talks & workshops

Indigenous Rock Art and Printmaking

8 May 2017, The University of Melbourne
The richness and diversity of rock art is celebrated through this illustrated lecture covering creative responses through the medium of print.
Books and Bites - Thursday 18 May 2017 to Thursday 03 August 2017 - Talks & workshops

Books and Bites

18 May 2017 - 3 Aug 2017, City Library
Books and Bites is a weekly social reading group that encourages people to share and enjoy stories together.
Discover Plant Names - Tuesday 15 August 2017, 5:30pm to 6:30pm - Talks & workshops

Discover Plant Names

15 Aug 2017, Royal Botanic Gardens
Learn about the history and process of botanic nomenclature from Roger Spencer, resident Senior Horticultural Botanist.
Madrid: Cities of Architecture - Monday 19 June 2017, 5pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Madrid: Cities of Architecture

19 Jun 2017, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
ACCA presents a new series of talks exploring the recent architectural, urban and cultural history of some of the world's most inspiring destinations.
Houston: Cities of Architecture - Monday 15 May 2017, 5pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Houston: Cities of Architecture

15 May 2017, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
ACCA presents a new series of talks exploring the recent architectural, urban and cultural history of some of the world's most inspiring destinations.

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