History @ Newcastle
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