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Past events and seminars

04
Jun
2014

ANU Language Teaching Forum - The Off-line Revolution?! – Using ePubs for content delivery

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Room W3.03, Level 3, Baldessin Precinct Building #110, ANU
Speaker: Dr McComas Taylor, College of Asia & the Pacific, ANU
Teaching on-line has certainly revolutionised content delivery, opening up many wonderful...

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21
May
2014

ANU Language Teaching Forum - Portuguese Online – a complex enterprise between Indiana and ANU

Event type: Forum
Venue: Room W3.03, Level 3, Baldessin Precinct Building #110, ANU
Speaker: Dr Vânia Castro, Indiana University, USA & Dr. Carlos Pio, SLLL, ANU
ANU’s recent decision to start offering Portuguese as an elective course in collaboration...

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07
May
2014

ANU Language Teaching Forum - Hindi teaching and the challenges of teaching on-campus and on-line

Event type: Seminar
Venue: Room W3.03, Level 3, Baldessin Precinct Building #110, ANU
Speaker: Dr Peter Friedlander, College of Asia & the Pacific, ANU
In this paper Peter Friedlander will argue that current developments in Hindi teaching on-campus...

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26
Mar
2014

Screening of the 2014 Oscar nominated documentary - ‘The Square’

Event type: Media
Venue: Al-Falasi Lecture Theatre CAIS
Speaker:
The Centre for the Arab and Islamic Studies and the ANU United Middle East Society (UMES) present...

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21
Mar
2014

Counter-revolution: The Resilience of Authoritarianism in the Wake of the Arab Spring

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Al-Falasi Lecture Theatre CAIS
Speaker: Dr Emile Nakhleh
Authoritarian governments and remnants of the old regimes that were toppled in Egypt, Yemen, Libya...

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19
Nov
2013

Why is the Arab Spring Turning to the Season of Arab Discontent?

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Al-Falasi Lecture Theatre, CAIS, Building 127, Ellery Cres., ANU.
Speaker: Professor Nazif Shahrani
At the dawn of the twenty first century the post-colonial Arab and non-Arab societies of the Muslim...

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08
Nov
2013

One Year of Muslim Brotherhood Rule in Egypt 2012-2013: Lost opportunities and tragic outcomes

Event type: Seminar
Venue: CAIS Lecture Theatre Building 127, Ellery Cres, ANU
Speaker: Adel Abdel Ghafar - CAIS Postgraduate Research Scholar
For more than 80 years the Muslim Brotherhood craved the possibility of ruling Egypt. This...

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07
Nov
2013

Afghanistan: From US-led intervention to self-reliance?

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Main Theatre, ANU Arts Centre, Union Court, ANU
Speaker: Genevieve Jacobs (ABC Canberra) with Professor Amin Saikal
Genevieve Jacobs (ABC Canberra) will facilitate a discussion with Professor Amin Saikal AM, FASSA...

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05
Nov
2013

Peace in the Middle East?

Event type: Lecture
Venue: CAIS Lecture Theatre, Building 127, Ellery Cres., ANU
Speaker: Dr Mustafa Barghouthi
Twenty years since the signing of the Oslo Accords, Dr. Mustafa Barghouthi explains what went wrong...

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18
Oct
2013

Treasures of the Tentmakers: Discovering Egyptian Khayamiya

Event type: Lecture
Venue: Law Link Theatre, Building 5, Fellows Rd., ANU
Speaker: Dr Sam Bowker
Khayamiya, or Egyptian Tentmaker Applique, is a spectacular art form in danger of extinction. The...

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