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SydneyTalks is a free service listing interesting talks in Sydney.  Our list is updated regularly to ensure you receive the most accurate information entered by the organisers, but we recommend that before attending you confirm details with them.

Highlights

Beyond the Miniatures: The Real World of Jane Austen

Visiting American lecturer Collins Hemingway talks about the political and social issues of embedded in Jane Austen's novels, from the war with France to the early developments of the Industrial Revolution.
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Gorbachev's Legacy

On March 11, 1985 Mikhail Gorbachev became the leader of the Soviet Union. Burkhard Jahnicke discusses what has become of Gorbachev's political legacy when he left office after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991.
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Going off the Grid with Mike Haydn

Learning about different solar panels and batteries can be confusing and so is knowing what is best for you and your situation. Hear from Mike Haydn about sizing your load, understanding how your appliances work and selecting the right products for your lifestyle, battery technology and hands-on installation of a system.
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Meredith Burgman on Green Bans Red Union

Meredith Burgman discusses the significance of the iconic Green Bans movement of the 1970s, which saved many significant buildings from purely speculative development and stopped Australian cities turning into concrete jungles.
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