Max Hartwell Scholar-in-Residence Lectures

Trump Voters and Greyhound Bans: Meet the Real 'Deplorables' of the US and OZ
16 March 2017 6:00PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie Street, Sydney, Australia

Most explanations offered for Donald Trump’s ‘inexplicable’ victory in the American Presidential election  have resorted to crude stereotypes about the opinions and attitudes of the ‘Deplorables’ – the AKA ‘low information’ voters’ who voted #1…

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MELBOURNE - The Doctor Will See You Now: In Conversation with Dr Theodore Dalrymple
21 April 2016 5:45PM
Rydges on Swanston, 701 Swanston Street, Carlton, Australia

We are excited to announce details for Dr Theodore Dalrymple’s visit to Melbourne as part of his visit as our Max Hartwell Scholar-in-Residence throughout April this year. The well-known British writer, social critic, psychiatrist and…

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SYDNEY - Theodore Dalrymple: Is Society Broken? SOLD OUT
18 April 2016 6:00PM
Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney, Australia

“If the history of the 20th Century proved anything, it proved that however bad things were, human ingenuity could usually find a way to make them worse." – Theodore Dalrymple A (now-retired) prison doctor and psychiatrist, Theodore Dalrymple challenges liberal mainstream views…

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BRISBANE - The Doctor Will See You Now: In Conversation with Dr Theodore Dalrymple
14 April 2016 5:45PM
The Edge (State Library of Queensland), Stanley Place, Southbank, Australia

We are excited to announce details for Dr Theodore Dalrymple’s visit to Brisbane as part of his visit as our Max Hartwell Scholar-in-Residence throughout April this year. The well-known British writer, social critic, psychiatrist and…

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Why Freedom is not for Sissies: Taking Responsibility Back from Governments MELBOURNE EVENT Thursday 30th April, 6:00PM - 7:30PM
30 April 2015 5:30PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

Join the Centre for Independent Studies and Tom Palmer in his only Melbourne public appearance at the Dan O’Connell Hotel on Thursday, 30 April 2015.

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Democracy & Dinner: An Evening with US Libertarian Dr Tom G. Palmer, BRISBANE, TUESDAY 5 MAY, 6:30PM START
22 April 2015 10:00AM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

Democracy & Dinner: An Evening with US Libertarian Dr Tom G. Palmer The Centre for Independent Studies and Liberty on the Rocks are pleased to co-host an evening with inspiring and gregarious freedom fighter Dr…

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THE MORALITY OF CAPITALISM, THURSDAY 23 APRIL 2015 6:00PM - 7:30PM
15 February 2015 3:00PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

In his first event as CIS Scholar-in-Residence for 2015, Dr Palmer will give capitalism an image makeover and explain why it is still the world’s best hope for lifting millions out of poverty and establishing…

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Nanny State Totalitarians - A Brisbane Friedman Dinner featuring Brendan O'Neill SOLD OUT! 10 APRIL 2014 at 7:00PM
10 April 2014 7:00PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

Brisbanites - listen up! spiked editor Brendan O'Neill will be visiting soon for a one-night-only appearance on 10 April...

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SOLD OUT. Nannies, Nudgers & Naggers: The New Enemies of Freedom MELBOURNE TUESDAY 29 APRIL 6:00PM - 8:00PM
30 March 2014 1:00PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

Join the CIS and special guest Brendan O'Neill for drinks and pizza as we discuss where the threat to freedom is coming from in the 21st century.

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What's the Point of the ABC? Is There a Case for Public Investment in Broadcasting? TUESDAY 15 APRIL 06:00PM - 08:00PM
25 March 2014 12:00PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

Join us in this free flowing discussion with special guests Nick Cater, Brendan O'Neill, Paul Kelly and Andrew West.

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Nannies, Nudgers and Naggers: The New Enemies of Freedom by Brendan O'Neill SYDNEY EVENT, FULLY BOOKED, THURSDAY 3 APRIL AT 6:00PM
13 March 2013 5:00PM
The Centre for Independent Studies, Level 1, 131 Macquarie St, Sydney, Australia

Join the CIS and special guest Brendan O'Neill for drinks and pizza as we discuss where the threat to freedom is coming from in the 21st century.

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