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16 November 2021

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Online Reading Group

On Collective Critique – Starting as a space to foster community and discussion among IPCS members and friends, our Reading Groups continue in 2021 with in-person and online formats. In …


Muhib Nabulsi

29 November 2021

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A new social contract for food

Australian political culture encourages those of us who reside in cities to imagine farmers as a separate mob, ‘out there’. But as Gabrielle Chan puts it in her new book, Why You Should Give A F*ck about Farming, ‘there is no farmers and others. If you eat or wear clothes, the decisions you make influence farming’.  


Gabrielle Chan
Richard Cornish
Stefano de Pieri
Pete Mailler
Lauren Rickards

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11 Nov 2021

Work with us!

We are seeking an experienced, well organised, and energetic Managing Editor to oversee the editorial administration and workflows associated with ensuring high quality production and timely publication of our journal.

14 Sep 2021

Racial literacy in Australia

On 16 June, Lily Brown, Odette Kelada, Dianne Jones met with Mira Gunawansa to discuss their work on racial literacy in Australia.

9 Aug 2021

IPCS Reading Group

Starting as a space to foster community and discussion among IPCS members and friends, the IPCS Reading Group returns in 2021 with taking place on alternating weeks.

The Space

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Capacity: 12

The Edgar NG Gallery

The Edgar Ng Gallery is light-filled small room with a kitchenette that may be booked in addition to the Phillip Darby Room or the Ashis Nandy Room.

Venue outside
Capacity: 40

The Ashis Nandy Room

Named after a founding fellow of the Institute and prominent postcolonial scholar, the Ashis Nandy Room is the Institute’s main events space. During late Spring and Summer, it may be booked together with the Institute’s courtyard.