Past events

06
May
2024

Together, Apart: Transnational Family Separation in the PALM Scheme

The recent expansion of regional guestworker migration schemes has altered the political economy of the South Pacific, creating a ‘permanent labour reserve’ (...
23
Apr
2024

Public Lecture by Prof Mike Savage: The Racial Wealth Divide, Elites and Tax Justice 

Deep dive into exploding wealth inequality, its impact on society, and legal loopholes used by the ultra-rich at this eye-opening event! Over the past decade...
18
Mar
2024

Technology and the Future of Work: A Sceptical View of the Impending Job Apocalypse

It seems that the emergence of each new technology sets off a new panic about an impending job apocalypse. The rapid disappearance of jobs is expected to...
12
Mar
2024

Masterclass: The changing landscape of academic publishing

You are invited to a special masterclass with Professor Jerry A. Jacobs, to reflect on the intersections of your research with the sociology of work and...
04
Mar
2024

Teaching in the climate crisis: Reflections from the humanities and social sciences

In 2022, a group of researchers and educators from the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at La Trobe University came together to explore our pedagogical...
26
Feb
2024

Digital (in)justice?: Lay users and the technological transformation of the court system

Abstract: England and Wales, like many other countries, are currently undergoing enormous technology-driven changes to their justice system. These changes,...
19
Feb
2024

The Road to Batemans Bay by Alastair Greig - Book Launch

Join us for snacks and drinks in the RSSS Foyer as Emeritus Fellow Alastair Greig launches The Road to Batemans Bay (ANU Press, 2024). The book will be...

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