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25
Nov
‘14

Congratulations to Professor Angela Woollacott

Congratulations to Professor Angela Woollacott who has been elected to the Australian Academy of the Humanities. This is a great honour and a recognition of Angela’s very significant contributions to Australian historical writing. For further...

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09
Dec
‘14

Congratulations to Dr Malcom Allbrook

Dr Allbrook's new book Henry Prinsep’s Empire: Framing a distant colony, Canberra: ANU Press, 2014 has been published. Henry Prinsep (1844 – 1922) is known as Western Australia’s first Chief Protector of Aborigines in the...

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16
Dec
‘14

Interview with Martin Thomas, author of 'Expedition into Empire'

Interview with Martin Thomas, author of Expedition into Empire Author Martin Thomas discusses his research and how his book, Expedition into Empire: Exploratory Journeys and the Making of the Modern World,  illuminates the whole notion of an...

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12
Jan
‘15

HDR student Scott Stephenson awarded 2015 Gollan Prize

Scott Stephenson has been awarded the 2015 Gollan Prize  for his article, “‘Ballot-Faking Crooks and a Tyrannical Executive’: The Australian Workers Union Faction and the 1923 New South Wales Labor Party Annual Conference...

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17
Mar
‘16

Press Release - Annual publication of ADB articles, March 2016

The Australian Dictionary of Biography (ADB) is the largest and most successful cooperative research enterprise in the humanities and social sciences in Australia. Hundreds of academics and other professionals give of their time freely to serve on...

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27
May
‘16

2016 Allan Martin Public Lecture: Child refugees and Australian internationalism: past, present, future

The 2016 Allan Martin Public Lecture was delivered by Professor Joy Damousi. Professor Damousi's lecture: Child Refugees and Australian Internationalism: Past, Present, Future is now available through the ANU College of Arts & Social...

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17
Mar
‘10

Indigenous fieldwork scholarship - Applications now open

The Minoru Hokari Memorial Scholarship has been established in honour of the pathbreaking scholar and inspiring colleague, Minoru Hokari (1971-2004) who made outstanding contributions towards ‘cross-culturalising' historical practice and...

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21
May
‘10

Journal of Aboriginal History

The journal Aboriginal History was founded in 1977. For over thirty years, it has been a flagship of the field of Australian Aboriginal history. Earlier this year, Dr Shino Konishi and Dr Maria Nugent, research fellows in the Australian Centre for...

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21
May
‘10

Honouring the career of Professor Desley Deacon

The School of History recently held a very symposium to honour the career of Professor Desley Deacon upon her retirement. Entitled Gender, Biography, Modernity & Film, these multiple themes still fell well short of covering the key topics...

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25
Aug
‘10

Professor Tom Griffith Upcoming Residency Overseas

Professor Tom Griffith's has been awarded a four-week Residency at the Rockefeller Foundation Centre in Bellagio, Italy.  The residency will allow Professor Griffith's to work on his ARC Discovery Project entitled 'Antarctica and Global...

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