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Dark humour in dark times

2018 Simone Weill Lecture on Human Value – Dark humour in dark times: The sustaining virtue of laughter The Institute … Learn more

'Neglected texts' workshop and book launch

Neglected texts examined at the Institute On Monday and Tuesday 25-26 June the Program in Biblical and Early Christian … Learn more

Connecting Gospels: Beyond the Canonical / Non-Canonical Guide

IRCI Researcher Sarah Parkhouse and Professorial Fellow Francis Watson publish a new edited collection titled ‘Connecting Gospels: Beyond the … Learn more

IRCI's renowned philosopher Robert Audi returns to Melbourne

Robert Audi, the John A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame (USA) and … Learn more

IRCI welcomes new philosopher

Welcome to Dr Stephanie Collins, who has joined the Institute from the University of Manchester. Her research primarily concerns the philosophy … Learn more

A Dialogue on Death

“A Dialogue on Death”: Atheism and Christianity Panel Forum Australian Catholic University, 3 April 2018 Death confronts us … Learn more

Australian Research Council Successes

Congratulations to Matt Crawford and Steve Matthews for their success in the highly competitive 2018 Australian Research Council grant round. Learn more

Humanities Future Leader Prize

Congratulations to Laura Rademaker, who has won the 2017 Council for the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CHASS) prize for a … Learn more