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The Australian National University


Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 13:00 to 14:00


China In the World Auditorium
Fellows Lane, building 88
Australian National University

The Herbert and Valmae Freilich Foundation at the ANU presents

The Annual Lecture in Bigotry and Tolerance 2016

How do we define Racism in Modern Australia? A panel discussion

September 21st 1pm- 2pm
Venue: China in the world auditorium
Registration Required


Dr Tim Soutphommasane (Race Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission)

The continuing issue of free speech


Dr Maria Hynes (Sociology ANU)

Understanding indirect racism


Dr Scott Sharpe (Geography UNSW Canberra)

The role of humour


Professor Michael Platow (Psychology ANU)

Lay beliefs, social identity, social norms and social influence


Facilitator Professor Marnie Hughes-Warrington

Deputy vice-chancellor education ANU

Freilich Foundation chair


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