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Menzies seminar: Popular culture + book launch
Wed 14 December 2016, 18:00 – 21:00 GMT
As part of the Menzies Centre’s programme of public activities, the annual seminar series helps to produce a comprehensive and balanced perception of Australia’s past, present and future across a variety of topics.
The theme for the Centre’s 2016-17 seminar series is Screening Australia: Australian Culture and Screen Media in Context.
- Sarah Wishart - It bears repeating: connection and care in The Castle
- Kali Myers - The Piccaninny as Cute Grotesque: Australian Popular Culture and Aesthetics in Destiny Deacon’s Adoption and Tracey Moffatt’s Invocations
- PLUS: Book launch and reception of Katherine Gallagher's Acres of Light: New Poems (Arc Publications, 2016). This reception will follow the Popular Culture seminar at 7:15pm.