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B List Special: Bri Lee and Rick Morton

Tuesday
Tue 7 Dec 2021
  • series: The B List bookclub

Join us for a very special B List to mark the end of the 2021 season.

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Freedom of speech for whom?

Thursday
Thu 9 Dec 2021

Special Address for PEN Sydney by Dr Mehreen Faruqi, NSW Senator.

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Curator’s choice — Maps of the Pacific

Thursday
Thu 3 Feb 2022
  • series: Curator Talks

Join Maggie Patton and Alice Tonkinson, curators of the fabulous Maps of the Pacific exhibition, as they share their favourite items and some of...

Maggie Patton and Alice Tonkinson standing at the Maps of the Pacific exhibition
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Mapping a Pandemic: Lessons for COVID-19

Thursday
Thu 24 Feb 2022
  • series: Scholar Talks at Six

The Scholar Talks at Six series celebrates maps and mapping, held in the Library’s beautiful Map Rooms.

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From the First Fleet to the Harbour Bridge

Thursday
Thu 17 Mar 2022
  • series: Scholar Talks at Six

The Scholar Talks at Six series celebrates maps and mapping, held in the Library’s beautiful Map Rooms.

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Sydney’s waterfront in late-19th century suburban borough maps

Thursday
Thu 21 Apr 2022
  • series: Scholar Talks at Six

The Scholar Talks at Six series celebrates maps and mapping, held in the Library’s beautiful Map Rooms.

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