Monthly Archives: February 2015

Human Complexity and the Thread of Life

Freeman was invited to participate in the Joske Colloquium at the University of Tasmania, 6-8 February, 2015. The biannual event is an interdisciplinary colloquium, and this year’s theme was Human Complexity. Freeman delivered a paper on the significance of the past for understanding human complexity in Richard Wollheim’s philosophy, and in particular in his masterpiece, The Thread of Life.

  • To read the paper, click here.

High Court Celebrates Governor-General’s Prize

In his capacity as Director of the Governor-General’s Prize, Freeman presided over a cocktail reception in the Great Hall of the High Court of Australia to celebrate the tenth year of the Governor-General’s Prize on 10 February, 2015, at which Their Excellencies the Governor-General and Lady Cosgrove were the guests of honour.

  • To read a report of the event, click here.
  • To read the Governor-General’s keynote address at the event, click here.
  • To read Freeman’s remarks, click here.