Issue 15
Monday, 29 August 2016
Charles Darwin University

Experts on the Go

Alice Springs Pride Carnivale
Who: Dr Stephen Kerry, Lecturer in Sociology
When: September 1-3
Where: Alice Springs
More: Dr Kerry will present preliminary findings of research into the lives of transgender and sex/gender diverse people living in the Northern Territory.

Science and Technology by Other Means (4S/EASST) Conference
Who: Dr Michaela Spencer, post-doctoral fellow
When: September 2
Where: Barcelona, Spain
More: Dr Spencer will co-present “Landscapes of democracy: cultures, systems, and the politics of movement” in which they examine two parliamentary settings: the plenary hall of the German Bundestag and a ceremony ground of the Yolngu Nation’s Assembly in northern Australia. These settings bring to life particular landscapes of democracy, which point at differences beyond political cultures and legal systems.