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Monday 21 October 2019
UTZON lecture series 2019 Donald K Turner address and AIA Gold Medal lecture: Hank Koning and Julie  
Join us for another lecture in the UTZON lecture series - 2019 Donald K Turner address and AIA Gold Medal lecture: Hank Koning and Julie Eizenberg.
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Time: 6:00pm-8:15pm Oct 21 Cost: $25 General Admission/Free UNSW Student ,Staff or AIA Member
Venue: Leighton Hall, Leighton Hall, Leighton Hall, John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW Sydney, Kensington
Submitted by: UNSW www.be.unsw.edu.au/event/utzon-l..
Enquiries: 02 9385 0838   BE.events@unsw.edu.au
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Wednesday 23 October 2019
The Language of Madness  
Acclaimed British novelist and former mental health nurse Nathan Filer re-imagines care, calling for a radical rethink of mental health labels and anti-stigma campaigns. Filer's new book, The Heartland, has been praised as an “entertaining and absorbing” narrative and historical exploration of schizophrenia. (The Guardian).
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Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm Oct 23 Cost: $15/$10 +BF
Venue: Lower Town Hall - Sydney Town Hall, entrance via Druitt Street., Sydney
Submitted by: Insight Communications www.thebiganxiety.org/events/nat..
Enquiries: 02 8936 0619   festival@thebiganxiety.org
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Saturday 26 October 2019
The witches' houses of Annandale  
Beverley Walsh and Ann Reynolds relate how Annandale came into being and the vision of its founder, John Young. See images of the houses, hear about the women associated with them and efforts to save some houses from demolition. Sir Henry Parkes was living at Kenilworth when he died.
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Time: 10:15am-12:00pm Oct 26 Cost: Free
Venue: hall, Herb Greedy Hall, 79 Petersham Rd, Marrickville
Submitted by: Marrickville Heritage Society www.marrickvilleheritage.org.au
Enquiries: (02) 9557 3823   marrickvilleheritagesociety@outlook.com
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Monday 28 October 2019
How the Waterfront dispute changed industrial relations in Australia  
Join labour expert Professor Shae McCrystal, Deputy Head of School and Deputy Dean of University of Sydney Law School and an expert on labour, industrial and workplace laws; and Walkley Award-winning journalists Pamela Williams and Quentin Dempster, for a conversation about the nature of work in Australia.
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Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm Oct 28 Cost: Free
Venue: CPC auditorium, Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney, Camperdown
Submitted by: The University of Sydney sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/sydne..
Enquiries: (02) 9351 2943   sydney.ideas@sydney.edu.au
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Giving Voice to the Word  
SAMAG presents Giving Voice to the Word, in partnership with Westwords and UNE. How can our stories be used to challenge perceived ideas of what it means to be from Western Sydney? Our panel: Dr Felicity Castagna,Sunil Badami, Troy Wong and Aishah Ali.
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Time: 6:45pm-7:00pm Oct 28 Cost: $10/ $20
Venue: UNE Parramatta, 232 Church Street, Parramatta
Submitted by: Sydney Arts Management Advisory Group (SAMAG) www.samag.org/sydney-arts-event/..
Enquiries: 0418264755   info@samag.org
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Thursday 31 October 2019
Thomas Keneally AO: Kep Enderby Memorial Lecture  
Topic: The Moveable Feast – Australia and race hate as experienced in the lifetime as an observer. Thomas Keneally AO is one of Australia's best known writers. He was born in 1935 and has written close to 60 books. He won the Booker Prize in 1982 for Schindler’s Ark.
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Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm Oct 31 Cost: Free
Venue: Barnet Long Room, Customs House, 31 Alfred St, Sydney
Submitted by: Australian Human Rights Commission www.eventbrite.com.au/e/5th-annu..
Enquiries: (02) 9284 9600   events@humanrights.gov.au
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Friday 8 November 2019
Reza Aslan: World Without Religion  
Modernity and prosperity were supposed to be the end of religion. In fact, while religion has almost disappeared from some parts of the world, in others it has redoubled its strength. What next? Reza Aslan, gives us as guided tour of the future. Chaired by Julia Baird.
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Time: 8:15pm-9:15pm Nov 08 Cost: Standard – $29 + booking fee | UNSW Student & Under 18s – $23 + booking fee
Venue: Carriageworks, 245 Wilson Street,, Sydney
Submitted by: UNSW Centre for Ideas www.centreforideas.com/unthinkab..
Enquiries: 02 9385 9844   centreforideas@unsw.edu.au
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Saturday 9 November 2019
Ashton Applewhite: Age Pride  
We all want long lives, so why are we so afraid of growing old? Anti-ageism campaigner Ashton Applewhite works to dismantle the ageism that is woven into our societies. Chaired by Caroline Baum.
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Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm Nov 09 Cost: Standard – $29 + booking fee | UNSW Student & Under 18s – $23 + booking fee
Venue: Carriageworks, 245 Wilson Street,, Sydney
Submitted by: UNSW Centre for Ideas www.centreforideas.com/unthinkab..
Enquiries: 02 9385 9844   centreforideas@unsw.edu.au
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Thursday 14 November 2019
2019 City of Sydney Peace Prize Lecture and Award Ceremony  
Global women-led movement against sexual violence and harassment Me Too has won the 2019 Sydney Peace Prize. The movement's founder Tarana Burke will deliver the Lecture, and will be awarded the Prize alongside Tracey Spicer and the awarding by Lord Mayor Clover Moore! To buy tickets, stickytickets.com.au/SPP
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Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm Nov 14 Cost: 35$ for adult, 25$ for concession, 45$ for peacemaker
Venue: Sydney Town Hall, 483 George Street, Sydney
Submitted by: Sydney Peace Foundation www.sydneypeacefoundation.org.au/
Enquiries: (02) 9351 4468   katie.gabriel@sydney.edu.au
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