Events

Upcoming Events
30
Aug
Book launch: Intimate Investments in Drag King Cultures: The rise and fall of a lesbian social scene
Who:Dr Kerryn Drysdale, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney
Venue:UNSW Bookshop, Quadrangle Building E15 College Rd, UNSW Kensington, NSW 2052
When:30 Aug 2019, 6pm - 8pm

Join us for the very special launch of Dr Kerryn Drysdale's new book, Intimate Investments in Drag King Cultures: The rise and fall of a lesbian social scene at the UNSW Bookshop.

4
Sep
Anonymous care: LGBTQ+ young people’s digital mental health support
Who:Dr Paul Byron, Swinburne University of Technology
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:4 Sep 2019, 3pm - 4pm

This seminar will discuss the intersecting negotiations of mental health and gender/sexuality diversities for many young people, and how digital media is used for peer support and knowledge sharing.

16
Oct
YouthSites: Urban youth arts, care and learning in the global city
Who:Associate Professor Stuart R. Poyntz, Simon Fraser University
Venue:Room 221/223, Level 2, John Goodsell Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:16 Oct 2019, 3pm - 4pm

This seminar examines how non-formal arts sectors contribute to young people’s well-being, as part of urban youth infrastructures in cities around the world.

21
Nov
17th Dangerous Consumptions Colloquium
Who:Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney
Venue:Kirby Institute Berg Seminar Room Level 6, Wallace Wurth Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
When:21 Nov 2019, 9am - 5pm
22 Nov 2019, 9am - 5pm

The Dangerous Consumptions Colloquium draws on social, cultural and critical theory to discuss research on any forms of ‘dangerous’, ‘risky’ and contested consumption.