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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 16:00
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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2015 Allan Martin Lecture: "Going Ballistic": A New History of Aggression

School of History - events - Fri, 2015-03-20 13:51
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 10:37
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 10:29
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 11:23
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 13:14
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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Image - Music - Text: An interdisciplinary symposium exploring media in Indigenous Histories

School of History - news - Mon, 2015-03-02 13:46

Image - Music - Text:

An interdisciplinary symposium exploring media in Indigenous Histories

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Rethinking Australia's 1980s

School of History - events - Tue, 2015-02-17 13:15
Date and time:  Wed, 25/02/2015 - 16:15 - 17:30 Venue:  McDonald Room, Menzies Library

School of History Seminar Series
Speaker: Frank Bongiorno, School of History, ANU

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History in Public: Manning Clark Centenary, 1915-2015

School of History - events - Mon, 2015-02-16 11:44
Date and time:  Wed, 04/03/2015 - 17:30 - 20:30 Venue:  Manning Clark Centre, Theatre 5

History in Public: Manning Clark Centenary, 1915-2015

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Congratulations to Dr Douglas Craig and Robyn Curtis from the School of History

School of History - news - Mon, 2015-02-09 11:51

Following the call for Expressions of Interest in the CASS/Indiana University Faculty Exchange 2014, Dr Douglas Craig from the School of History was successful and will be traveling to Indiana in the second half of this year.  He will be working on his next book - The Politics of the Great War in the United States, 1917-1929 – in the History Department.

Two PhD Students will visit Indiana on a $5,000 scholarship. Congratulations to Robyn Curtis from the School of History and Thomas Nulley-Valdes from the SLLL.

Get Ready for ANU Day

School of History - news - Fri, 2015-01-16 13:45

Hello Everyone,

Hope you all had a refreshing break and a relaxing start to 2015. Get Ready for ANU Day is now two weeks away, it has come around very fast indeed.

Academic Advice Day is now officially known as Get Ready for ANU Day.

The Student Experience team will be providing Subway lunch for all staff.

Signage for Get Ready for ANU Day will be same as Open Day 2014 and the same layout from Academic Advice Day 2014.

For more information relating to this event please refer to

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HDR student Scott Stephenson awarded 2015 Gollan Prize

School of History - news - Mon, 2015-01-12 10:37

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”, Labour History, no. 105, November 2013, pp.93-111.

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

School of History - news - Tue, 2014-12-16 15:00

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 expedition  to spark new and more critical dialog.

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Congratulations to Dr Malcom Allbrook

School of History - news - Tue, 2014-12-09 15:28

Dr Allbrook's new book Henry Prinsep’s Empire: Framing a distant colony, Canberra: ANU Press, 2014 has been published.

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