HDR Key Thinkers and Concepts Lecture Series Videos

This series introduces HDR students to key theorists and concepts of central importance to sociocultural thought. With presentations from experts from within the Institute for Culture and Society and beyond, each session involves a one hour lecture followed by 30 minutes of questions and discussion.

Below are recordings of past Key Thinkers and Concepts Lectures.

Stuart Hall and Cultural Studies

Presented by Distinguished Professor Ien Ang

Michel Foucault: Knowledge/Power, Culture/Society

Presented by Professor Tony Bennett


Presented by Dr Penny Rossiter

Space and Place

Presented by Professor Donald McNeil


Presented by Associate Professor Alana Lentin

Environmental Humanities

Presented by Josh Wodak