Past events

11
Jul
2019

The Politics and Implications of Recent Life Writing

Life-writing is a broad genre encompassing all manner of ‘ego documents’ including autobiography, diaries, journals, letters, memoirs, and oral testimony. It...
27
Jun
2019

Ashley Barnwell: Keeping the nation’s secrets

Keeping the nation’s secrets: ‘colonial storytelling’ within and about Australian families Recent studies of the ‘genealogy craze’ focus on how family...
31
May
2019

Panel discussion: 'The new unlosable election' - the 2019 Federal election in historical perspective

The 2019 federal election result has already been the subject of intense discussion. Academics, journalists, political professionals and the public are asking...
30
May
2019

Gwenda Tavan: ‘Curse the Press!’

‘Curse the Press!’: Arthur Calwell’s battles with the Australian media and the perils of resentment politics Arthur Augustus Calwell was Australia’s Minister...
24
May
2019

'Objects’ other histories: Researching museum collections for new material histories of Australian-British encounters’

On 24 May 2019, Maria Nugent co-convened a seminar at the University of Cambridge Centre for Humanities and Social Sciences (CRASSH) with Dr Gaye Sculthorpe,...
22
May
2019

'The difference identity makes' - Lawrence Bamblett launches new book

The ANU School of History is pleased to be officially launching the book ‘The Difference Identity Makes’ edited by Lawrence Bamblett, Fred...

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