HISTORY IN PRACTICE: Visual Culture and Media

HISTORY IN PRACTICE: Visual Culture and Media

A series of practical Higher Degree Research workshops that will explore how today's historians are using visual culture and the media, both as historical evidence and to communicate their research. Workshops will provide the opportunity to hear from leading scholars in the field and include discussion of examples from the work of current HDR candidates at the ANU School of History.

Each workshop will be conducted in a hybrid mode, attendees will have the option of attending online, or in person at the Level Two Seminar Room (#2.56), RSSS Building (#146), Australian National University, Acton.

In-person participation will be strictly limited on a first-come basis; Zoom participation will be limited to 20 participants. Please indicate your preference when booking.

 

DAY ONE: Historians and the Media: Sources, Problems and Performance

10.30AM-4PM AEDT Monday 16 November 2020

Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley, Centre for Media History, Macquarie University

Professor Clare Wright OAM, ARC Future Fellow, La Trobe University

Michelle Grattan AO, Professorial Fellow,  University of Canberra

 


DAY TWO: Visual Culture as Historical Evidence

10.30AM-4PM AEDT Wednesday 18 November 2020

Professor Jane Lydon, Wesfarmers Chair in Australian History, University of Western Australia

Professor Desmond Manderson, Centre for Law, Arts and the Humanities, Australian National University

Dr Keren Hammerschlag, Centre for Art History and Theory, Australian National University

 

BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT via www.eventbrite.com.au/e/history-in-practice-visual-culture-and-media-tickets-125273342941

Please direct enquiries to Shane.Breynard@anu.edu.au or Joshua.Black@anu.edu.au

 

Workshop flyer and further details below. 

Date & time

Mon 16 Nov 2020, 10.30am–4pm

Location

RSSS Building, Level 2, Room 2.56

Speakers

Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley, Centre for Media History, Macquarie University
Professor Clare Wright OAM, ARC Fellow, La Trobe University
Michelle Grattan AO, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra

School/Centre

School of History

Contacts

Shane Breynard

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