The Institute for Culture and Society hosts a range of events throughout the year from international conferences to seminars, workshops and book launches. Due to COVID 19 ICS is endeavouring to provide online events for all to access, please see below.

Upcoming Events

ICS Seminar Series

The ICS Seminar Series presents an exciting breadth of social and cultural research from the Institute’s renowned staff and doctoral candidates as well as a range of national and international visiting scholars.

The next seminar will be held online via Zoom on Thursday, 24 September 2020.

Find out more about the ICS Seminar Series.

Australian Culture, Inequalities and Social Divisions: Class, Politics and Taste

10 September 2020

A online panel presentation by members of ACF research team as part of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia's 2020 Social Sciences Week. The presentation will draw upon research from the newly published Routledge book 'Fields, Capitals, Habitus' arising from the Australian Cultural Fields ARC Discovery Project.

Find out more about this event.

Social Sciences Week

7-13 September 2020

Western Sydney University researchers and experts will participate in national Social Sciences Week 2020 by hosting a series of online events that will highlight the University’s leading and multidisciplinary social science research.Topics include issues around COVID-19, conspiracy theories, Australian culture and inequalities, freedom of speech, plus myth busting with BLab Coats Podcast.

Find out more about this event.


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