FASS Events

Upcoming Events

  • School of Arts Research Symposium (SOARS): World Literatures

    Date Thursday 14 - Friday 15 November 2019
    Time 9am (Thursday 14 November) - 5pm (Friday 15 November)
    Location J.G.17 for presentations; J.G.20 for morning/afternoon tea and lunch

    The first School of Arts Research Symposium will be taking place at the University of Waikato and will feature a special visit by SISU English Academics. The symposium is open…

  • Anthropology Conference (ASAA/NZ Conference 2019)

    Date Thursday 28 - Saturday 30 November 2019
    Location Whāingaroa (Raglan), Waikato, New Zealand

    An Anthropological conference organised by The University of Waikato When: November 28th – November 30th 2019 Where: Whāingaroa (Raglan), Waikato, New Zealand This year’s annual Association of Social Anthropologists of…

Past Events

  • Guest Public Lecture: Dr Samuel Wolfman

    Date Wednesday 13 November 2019
    Time 12pm - 1pm
    Location University of Waikato (S.G.02)

    The Language Gap between Psychiatry and the Judiciary in the matter of Involuntary Detention of the Mentally Ill Bioethical Dilemmas in the area of Mental Health Care and Law: Involuntary…

  • Public Lecture - Women Mean Business: Colonial Businesswomen in New Zealand

    Date Monday 11 November 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location University of Waikato (S.1.01)

    In the nineteenth century, we are told, a woman’s place was in the home. But take a look beyond the public rhetoric and women can be found engaged in commercial…

  • ALPSSGRAD 2019 - Graduate and Postgraduate Conference

    Date Thursday 7 - Friday 8 November 2019
    Time 8:30am (Thursday 7 November) - 5pm (Friday 8 November)
    Location University of Waikato - S Block (S.G.01)

    Come along to the ALPSSGRAD 2019 Graduate and Postgraduate Conference where students from across New Zealand come together to share their ideas and research in a supportive, professional and congenial…

  • Philosophy/ Screen & Media Seminar: Imagining Cinema

    Date Tuesday 22 October 2019
    Time 3:10pm - 4:30pm
    Location University of Waikato - I.1.09

    Imagining Cinema: Notes on the Embodied Imagination Imagination has been the focus of much philosophical and aesthetic inquiry in recent decades. Theorists have investigated its perceptual, emotional, cognitive, creative, and…

  • Philosophy & Screen and Media Studies Seminar: Robert Sinnerbrink (Macquarie) - Imagining Cinema

    Date Tuesday 22 October 2019
    Time 3pm - 4:30pm
    Location I.1.09

    All are welcome to attend the following seminar, jointly presented by Philosophy & Screen and Media Studies, to be held in I.1.09 from 3:10pm to 4:30pm on Tuesday 22 October…

  • NIDEA Seminar Series (22 October 2019)

    Date Tuesday 22 October 2019
    Time 1:10pm - 2:10pm
    Location University of Waikato - I.1.09

    Securitised citizenship: How investors bought a stake in the welfare state presented by Tom Baker By turning social services into products for private investment, Social Impact Bonds are the latest…