History Seminars 2013

History @ Newcastle

Research Seminars

ALL WELCOME!!    Seminars take place in Cultural Collections @ Auchmuty Library (ground floor, through AIC) are followed by morning tea and start at 10am unless specified otherwise.

Semester One, 2013.

Friday March 8th

Mark Dunn, University of NSW
Exploring Connections: Bungaree in the colonial Hunter Valley

Friday March 22nd 2013 WELCOME to Honours & RHD students 9.45am start

Emma Hamilton, PhD Student, University of Newcastle
Masculinities in American Western film, 1950-1972: A Hyper-Linear History

Friday April 12th

Dr Sacha Davis, University of Newcastle
Becoming a Diaspora: Transylvanian Saxons, German nationalism and National Socialism, 1919-1933

Friday April 26th

Dr Shirleene Robinson, Macquarie University
The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) in Australia, 1990-1993

Friday May 10th

Dr Robert Mason, University of Southern Queensland
Dr Mason researches the legacies of violence in relation to regional and multicultural Australia.

Friday May 24th

History Discipline Writing Workshop; chaired by Professor Philip Dwyer
By invitation (register your interest using email address below)

Friday June 7th

Dr Lisa Featherstone, University of Newcastle
The one single primary cause”: Divorce, the family and heterosexual pleasure in postwar Australia

For more information contact julie.mcintyre@newcastle.edu.au or visit our History @ Newcastle facebook page.

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