Tag Archives: Media Music Communication and Cultural Studies

Dr Rowan Tulloch

Optus Future Makers

No notes, no power point slides and a strict three minute time limit – welcome to the Optus Future Makers pitch day.

Premier Wen Jiabao dons a traditional hat given to him by Indian youths at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. The group was on a 10-day visit as part of the Year of China-India Exchange. [Photo by Feng Yongbin/China Daily]. 2011.

The Soft Power Advocacy and Research Centre

The Soft Power Advocacy and Research Centre continues to enrich the study and practice of soft power and public diplomacy. It also quietly nurtures relationships between Australia, China and India.

Early Career Researcher of the Year Award – Social Sciences, Business & Humanities (Highly Commended 2014)

Dr Tom Murray’s research addresses the aspirations of Indigenous communities to overcome historical injustice and contemporary inequality, and provides a forum for non-indigenous understanding of indigenous cultural and political perspectives.

Professor Joseph Pugliese

State Violence and the Execution of Law

This research exposes how the institution of law was, in the waging of the War on Terror, perverted in order to legitimate, officially, a range of violent practices that contravened US law, international law and international treaty obligations.

Arts - respectful relationships

Respectful Relationships program

Professor Catharine Lumby works in an active research partnership with the National Rugby League on ethics based education programs for elite and junior players, grounded in extensive research into male sporting culture and off-field behaviour.

Karen Steains, reproduced with permission

Meetings at the Table of Time

Building understanding and cooperation through musical dialogue. Dr Sandy Evans combines Carnatic and Jazz musics into an intercultural ensemble featuring mridangam virtuoso Guru Kaaraikkudi Mani.

Arts                                                 Duis erat nulla                                                                                                      How do judges evaluate remorse in court? Dr. Kate Rossmanith looks at how courtroom contrition is enacted, how it is assessed and the implications on sentencing.

Assessing an offender’s remorse

How do judges evaluate remorse in court? Dr. Kate Rossmanith looks at how courtroom contrition is enacted, how it is assessed and the implications on sentencing.