Emmanuel Papers

The Emmanuel Papers are a series of papers devoted to topics of broad interest in areas of law, education, history, politics, science and religion. They are copies of speeches delivered at a variety of dinners and events at the College, such as the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinners, Medical Dinners, Convocation Services, and Philanthropy in Education Lectures.

Number 25 – August 2017 – download

Indigenous Justice — Five Reasons We Fail
Magistrate Cathy McLennan

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 3 August 2017

 

Number 24 – May 2017 – download

What Value does Australia Place on its Schools?
Professor Brian J Caldwell

Delivered at the School Principals Dinner – 18 May 2017

 

Number 23 – September 2016 – download

Legal Issues of Brexit
The Honourable Justice James Edelman

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 1 September 2016

 

Number 22 – August 2015 – download

Qualification for Judicial Office: A Democratic Imperative
The Honourable Justice Hugh Fraser

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 13 August 2015

 

Number 21 – August 2015 – download

Philanthropy in Education
Mr John Wylie AM

Delivered at the Philanthropy in Education Lecture – 6 August 2015

 

Number 20 – October 2014 – download

Philanthropy in Education
Mr John H McCall MacBain

Delivered at the Philanthropy in Education Lecture – 29 October 2014

 

Number 19 – May 2014 – download

The Gibbs Imprint at the Queen Elizabeth II Courts of Law
The Honourable Justice Paul de Jersey AC

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Lecture – 2 May 2014

 

Number 18 – November 2013 – download

Philanthropy in Education
Sir John Hood

Delivered at the Philanthropy in Education Lecture – 11 November 2013

 

Number 17 – September 2012 – download

Philanthropy in Education
Mr Rupert Myer AO

Delivered at the Philanthropy in Education Lecture – 5 September 2012

 

Number 16 – May 2012 – download

Reasons for Judgment: Objects and Observations
The Honourable Justice Susan Kiefel AC

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 18 May 2012

 

Number 15 – September 2011 – download

Education and Transformation
Reverend Professor James Haire AC KSJ

Delivered at the Centenary Founders’ Day Service – 11 September 2011

 

Number 14 – August 2011 – download

Philanthropy in Education
Mr John B Reid AO

Delivered at the inaugural Philanthropy in Education Lecture – 10 August 2011

 

Number 13 – August 2011 – download

Trusting One’s Judgement
Professor John Pearn AM

Delivered at the Medical Dinner – 5 August 2011

 

Number 12 – May 2011 – download

Teaching Scientifically
Professor Susan Hamilton

Delivered at the School Principals’ Dinner – 12 May 2011

 

Number 11 – February 2011 – download

The Spirit of Caledonia in the Formation of The University of Queensland
Mr John D Story AO
Delivered at the Convocation Dinner – 20 February 2011

 

Number 10 – August 2010 – download

Jurisdiction and Power: The Language of the Law
The Honourable David Jackson AM QC

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 13 August 2010

 

Number 9 – March 2010 – download

Food for Thought
Professor Susan Hamilton

Delivered at the Academic Awards Dinner – 18 March 2010

 

Number 8 – February 2010 – download

The One who Dies with the Most Toys Wins?
Dr Bruce Winter

Delivered at the Convocation Service – 21 February 2010

 

Number 7 – August 2009 – download

Can Doctors Change the World?
Professor Ranjeny Thomas

Delivered at the Medical Dinner – 28 August 2009

 

Number 6 – March 2009 – download

Final Courts
The Honourable Justice Ian Callinan AC

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 27 March 2009

 

Number 5 – June 2008 – download

The Chief Justice and Mr Justice Murphy: Leadership in a Time of Crisis
The Honourable Justice Roslyn Atkinson AO

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 16 May 2008

 

Number 4 – April 2008 – download

Whither Universities?
Sir Brian Heap CBE FRS

Delivered at a dinner – 22 April 2008

 

Number 3 – September 2007 – download

Cancer Prevention in the 21st Century
Professor Ian Frazer AC

Delivered at the inaugural Medical Dinner – 21 September 2007

 

Number 2 – September 2007 – download

Sir Harry Gibbs — A Firm yet Gentle Force for Right
The Right Honourable Sir Ninian Stephen AK

Delivered at the Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 17 August 2007

 

Number 1 – September 2006 – download

Why Have Law at All?
The Honourable Mr Justice Bruce H McPherson CBE

Delivered at the inaugural Sir Harry Gibbs Law Dinner – 25 August 2006