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The Hero and the Organiser: E. P. Thompson, Raphael Samuel, and the Uses of Biography

School of History - events - Thu, 2015-05-21 14:05
Date and time:  Wed, 27/05/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series

Speaker: Sophie Scott-Brown, PhD Candidate, School of History and National Centre of Biography

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Channelling George? Coral Lansbury, the Australian Ethos, The Legend and Arcady

School of History - events - Fri, 2015-05-15 16:00
Date and time:  Wed, 20/05/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series
Speaker: Melanie Nolan, National Centre of Biography, School of History

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From Pardoning to Parole? Discretionary Justice in Progressive Era New York

School of History - events - Fri, 2015-05-08 14:24
Date and time:  Wed, 13/05/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series

Speaker: Carolyn Strange, School of History

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School of History Seminar: ‘Unnatural’: Pain and Childbirth, 1840s to the Present

School of History - events - Fri, 2015-05-01 12:59
Date and time:  Wed, 06/05/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series

Speaker: Joanna Bourke, Birkbeck College, University of London & ANU School of History Allan Martin Visitor 2015

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The Other Saudis: Shiism, Dissent and Sectarianism

CAIS - events - Thu, 2015-04-30 11:38
Event type:  Lecture Date and time:  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 18:00 - 19:00 Venue:  Law Link Theatre, Fellows Rd., Building 5, ANU, Canberra Speaker:  Dr Toby Matthiesen Research Fellow in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge

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National identity: ANUpoll launch

RSSS - events - Fri, 2015-04-24 12:54
Date and time Wednesday, 29th April 2015 - 8:00am - 8:45am ANUpoll launch: Australian attitudes towards national identity

Is speaking English an important part of being an 'Australian'?

Does being born overseas make you less 'Australian'?

Should the Queen still be our head of state?

Join us over breakfast as we examine the results of the latest ANUpoll on Australian attitudes towards 'what it means to be Australian'.

Panelists

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Historians and Lawyers—What Can We Learn from Each Other?

School of History - events - Thu, 2015-04-23 14:59
Date and time:  Wed, 29/04/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series

Speaker: Justice Richard Button, NSW Supreme Court

Wednesday 29 April 2015 4:15–5:30 pm

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Demystifying statistics - Crawford School of Public Policy | Executive course

RSSS - events - Thu, 2015-04-09 11:51
Date and time Tuesday, 12th May 2015 - 9:30am - 4:30pm

Statistical data is frequently used to measure performance or assess the effectiveness of government policy and services delivery. However, statistics cannot always be taken at face value. The assumptions and methods used to generate statistics potentially affect the conclusions that can be drawn from them.

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Enlightenment and Revolution

School of History - events - Wed, 2015-04-08 11:11
Date and time:  Wed, 22/04/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series
 

Enlightenment and Revolution: The Role of Enlightenment Ideas in Shaping the French Revolutionary Factions (1780–1830)

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Egypt: Perspectives on writing, popular culture and resistance

CAIS - events - Mon, 2015-03-30 12:31
Event type:  Lecture Date and time:  Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 15:00 - 17:00 Venue:  Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies, Ellery Cres, Building 127, ANU, Canberra Speaker:  A/Professor May Telmissany & A/Professor Walid El Khachab Register for this event Documenting Defiance: Women Writers and Filmmakers in Tahrir Square

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SOH Seminar Week 7: Discourses of Democracy: The Seizure of Speech in 1968

School of History - events - Fri, 2015-03-27 15:00
Date and time:  Wed, 01/04/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series
Speaker: Ben Mercer, School of History

 

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Report launch: Addressing entrenched disadvantage

RSSS - events - Fri, 2015-03-27 13:03
Date and time Tuesday, 21st April 2015 - 11:45am - 2:00pm

AusCen Deputy Director Dr Nicholas Biddle has contributed to a forthcoming report by the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) on the economics of disadvantage in Australia.

The report - Addressing Entrenched Disadvantage in Australia - will be launched in Melbourne on 21 April 2015.  For further details, contact CEDA directly.

Early childhood education and Indigenous children: Getting the measures (and the policy) right

RSSS - events - Fri, 2015-03-27 12:57
Date and time Wednesday, 8th April 2015 - 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Seminar by Dr Nicholas Biddle, Deputy Director (AusCen) and Fellow (CAEPR).

Hanna Neumann Building
Room G058 (near Degree Café and Manning Clark Centre)
The Australian National University

For seminar enquiries, contact the CAEPR Centre Administrator on (02) 6125 0587 or email: caepradmin.cass@anu.edu.au.

2015 Allan Martin Lecture: "Going Ballistic": A New History of Aggression

School of History - events - Fri, 2015-03-20 12:51
Date and time:  Tue, 05/05/2015 - 18:00 - 19:30 Venue:  Coombs Lecture Theatre, Coombs Building 9.

 

The 2015 Allan Martin Lecturer is Professor Joanna Bourke

Her Public Lecture "Going Ballistic": A New History of Aggression

is on Tuesday 5th May, 2015 from 6.00pm - 7.30pm followed by a reception.

Abstract:

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Exploring self, subjectivity and emotion in the social science archive

School of History - events - Thu, 2015-03-19 09:37
Date and time:  Fri, 20/03/2015 - 10:00 - 13:00 Venue:  Seminar Room B, Coombs Building no. 9

This Masterclass, led by Jon Lawrence, will entail prior readings, seminar discussion and workshop exercises.

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The Confectionery Kings: Robertson, Allen and Hoadley

School of History - events - Thu, 2015-03-19 09:29
Date and time:  Wed, 25/03/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series

 

Speaker: Jacqui Donegan, PhD Candidate, School of History

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Reconstructing the Politics of Everyday Life, 1945–1990

School of History - events - Thu, 2015-03-12 10:23
Date and time:  Wed, 18/03/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

Reconstructing the Politics of Everyday Life, 1945–1990

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Before the Astonished Gaze of Chooks: J.G. Crawford and a View of the World through Agriculture

School of History - events - Thu, 2015-03-05 12:14
Date and time:  Wed, 11/03/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series

Before the Astonished Gaze of Chooks: J.G. Crawford and a View of the World through Agriculture

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AusCen Event test

RSSS - events - Fri, 2015-02-27 14:52
Date and time Thursday, 16th April 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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