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Listen and learn – Melbourne is home to universities and groups offering lectures and talks on mind-expanding topics.
Corruption, Rule of Law and Governance in India - Monday 13 February 2017, 6:30pm to 8pm - Talks & workshops

Corruption, Rule of Law and Governance in India

13 Feb 2017, Yasuko Hiraoka Myer Room, Level 1, Sidney Myer Asia Centre
In this public lecture, Professor Kumar will outline the problem of corruption in India, which has affected all institutions of Indian democracy.
David Adjaye in Conversation with Michael Williams - Monday 13 February 2017, 7pm to 8pm - Talks & workshops

David Adjaye in Conversation with Michael Williams

13 Feb 2017, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
Eminent, and widely respected as a leading architect of his generation, British architect Sir David Adjaye OBE is coming to MPavilion.
Jan Gehl: A Tale of Three Cities - Friday 10 February 2017, 6pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Jan Gehl: A Tale of Three Cities

10 Feb 2017, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
Leading Danish architect, urban designer and writer Jan Gehl chats about his fundamental desire to design cities for people.
Aric Chen: Design and Architecture from an Asian Perspective - Tuesday 07 February 2017, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

Aric Chen: Design and Architecture from an Asian Perspective

7 Feb 2017, MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens
Led by Aric Chen, lead curator for design and architecture at M+ Hong Kong, this talk focuses on the design and architecture in the Asian museum.
The Last Man Hanged in Australia - Monday 06 February 2017, 6pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

The Last Man Hanged in Australia

6 Feb 2017, State Library of Victoria
Join State Library Victoria for a panel discussion to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the hanging of Ronald Ryan, Australia’s last execution.
Jan Gehl Stories: People, Places and Cities - Thursday 09 February 2017, 5:30pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Jan Gehl Stories: People, Places and Cities

9 Feb 2017, The University of Melbourne
Urbanist, architect and humanist Jan Gehl discusses his observations of public life and how cities can be made more liveable, humane and happier.
Graphic Novel Book Club - Monday 27 February 2017 to Monday 26 June 2017 - Talks & workshops

Graphic Novel Book Club

27 Feb 2017 - 26 Jun 2017, City Library
If you love comics and graphic novels, come and join this graphic novel book club at City Library.
Powering Up – Southbank - Thursday 09 February 2017, 6:30pm to 7:30pm - Talks & workshops

Powering Up – Southbank

9 Feb 2017, Southbank Library at Boyd
As part of the 2017 Sustainable Living Festival, the City of Melbourne is hosting three public information sessions on community energy.
Powering Up – Docklands - Tuesday 14 February 2017, 6:30pm to 7:30pm - Talks & workshops

Powering Up – Docklands

14 Feb 2017, Library at The Dock
As part of the 2017 Sustainable Living Festival, the City of Melbourne is hosting three public information sessions on community energy.
Powering Up – Carlton - Sunday 12 February 2017, 10:30am to 11:30am - Talks & workshops

Powering Up – Carlton

12 Feb 2017, Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre
As part of the 2017 Sustainable Living Festival, the City of Melbourne is hosting three public information sessions on community energy.

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