- Date Tue, 28 Mar 2017Time 18:00 – 19:30Location Queensland Multicultural Centre, 102 Main St, Kangaroo Point
Presented by Halim Rane, BHSc, M Arts, PhD
Dr Rane is Associate Professor, School of Humanities at Griffith University. His research expertise includes political Islam, the Israel-Palestine conflict, media framing of Muslims, and contextualisation and higher objectives (maqasid) in Islamic thought. His current teaching areas are Islam in the modern world; Islam, media and conflict; advanced Islamic studies; Muslim world study tour; and...
- Date Tue, 04 Apr 2017Time 18:30 – 20:00Location Pig ‘n’ Whistle, Riverside Centre, 123 Eagle St, Brisbane
The international relations trivia night is an opportunity for anyone with an interest in the field to join together and test their knowledge.
AIIA will partner with Pig ‘n’ Whistle’s weekly trivia night and host a round of questions relating to the subject matter of International relations and global affairs.
Cost: $5per person. Payments accepted online or at the door on the eveningMore >
- Date Tue, 11 Apr 2017Time 18:00 – 19:30Location Queensland Multicultural Centre, 102 Main St, Kangaroo Point
Presented by Dr Peter Layton
The media headlines are dominated by talk of China’s island building in the South China Sea and whether Australia should join in Freedom of Navigation operations with the US Navy. In truth though these issues are mere sideshows for a rather different ‘battle’ under way. This is not a battle in the form of some...More >
- Date Wed, 26 Apr 2017Time 18:00 – 19:30Location Queensland Multicultural Centre, 102 Main St, Kangaroo Point
Preseted by Professor Mark Beeson
The election of Donald Trump has sparked an overdue debate about Australia’s defense policies generally and about Australia’s alliance with the United States in particular. This presentation explores these issues and questions the received wisdom. Not only are massively expensive investments in new weapons systems difficult to justify and arguably unnecessary, but the continuing support...More >