Law events

The School of Law and Justice hosts of a suite of events each year, including public lectures and seminars, events for high school students, professional development workshops and research seminars.

We publish information about all events organised by the School and also those to which our staff contribute on our Facebook page, Eventbrite, and our Research Blog

2018 events

A group of students on the Lismore campus

19th Annual HSC Legal Studies Day

24 August - 24 August, 2018, 08:30 AM - 02:30 PM
Feminist engagements with fragmented international law: the case of jus post bellum

Feminist engagements with fragmented international law: the case of jus post bellum

28 August - 28 August, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
SLJ Seminar Series - Details Soon

Professor Irene Watson - Pro Vice Chancellor: Aboriginal Leadership and Strategy/Professor of Law, University of South Australia

6 September - 6 September, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Professor Heather Douglas, TC Beirne school of Law, University of Queensland

Using Law and Leaving Violence

4 October - 4 October, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
SLJ Seminar Series - Professor Renata Salecl

Professor Renata Salecl, Ignorance in Times of Post-Truth

25 January - 25 January, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Gregory Durston, An Overview of the Admiralty Sessions 1536-1834

Gregory Durston, An Overview of the Admiralty Sessions 1536-1834

8 February - 8 February, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Alexander McCall Smith

The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency creator, Alexander McCall Smith

9 March - 9 March, 2018, 06:00 PM - 07:15 PM
SLJ Seminar Series - Professor Willilam MacNeil

Professor William MacNeil, Waldo’s Beautiful Things: Possessing & Possession in Laura

5 April - 5 April, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Dr Nicole Graham, Property and Proportionality, SLJ Seminar Series, 3 May 2018

Property and Proportionality, Dr Nicole Graham, University of Sydney Law School

3 May - 3 May, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Mr Lionel Murphy (image from filmartmedia.com)

Film Screening and Q&A - Mr Neal is Entitled to be an Agitator, a film about Justice Lionel Murphy

9 May - 9 May, 2018, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Justice Michael Kirby (image from Film Art Media filmartmedia.com)

Film Screening and Q&A – Michael Kirby: Don’t forget the Justice Bit

16 May - 16 May, 2018, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Tort Law’s place in Australian history: different views, different stories, Professor Mark Lunney, UNE School of Law

Tort Law’s place in Australian history: different views, different stories, Professor Mark Lunney, UNE School of Law

24 May - 24 May, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
 Dominion: documentary film screening, School of Law and Justice at SCU

Film Screening and Q&A: Dominion (2018), an Australian documentary.

12 June - 12 June, 2018, 05:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Cristy Clark

Race, austerity and water justice in the US: Fighting for the human right to water in Detroit and Flint, Michigan

5 July - 5 July, 2018, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Law Winter School 2018

Law Winter School - LAW73051 Global Legal Pluralism

4 July - 7 July, 2018, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Law Winter School 2018

Law Winter School - LAW30003 International Humanitarian Law. The Past, Present, and Future of the Law of Armed Conflict

4 July - 7 July, 2018, 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM

The Materiality of Connection: Walking, Place, Law. In Conversation: Vanessa Berry and A/Prof John page

19 July - 19 July, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2018 Kirby Lecture

2018 Michael Kirby Lecture

27 July - 27 July, 2018, 04:15 PM - 05:30 PM
Several Bees or a Full Swarm? Dr Edward Mussawir, Griffith Law School, Griffith University

Several Bees or a Full Swarm?

2 August - 2 August, 2018, 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
The Greta Bird Lecture in Legal Theory and Critique

Greta Bird Lecture in Legal Theory and Critique

12 November - 12 November, 2019, 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM