History Seminars 2014

History @ Newcastle

Research Seminar Series

ALL WELCOME!! Seminars are held in Cultural Collections @ Auchmuty Library (ground floor, through AIC), from 10am, and are followed by morning tea at 11am.

Semester One, 2014

Week 1 – Friday 7 March

Dr Shigeru Sato, The University of Newcastle
“Reinterpreting World War II”

Week 3 – Friday 21 March

Dr Nancy Cushing, The University of Newcastle
“Eating the Natives: The impact of European food choices in Australia, 1788 – 1850”

Week 5 – Friday 4 April

Prof Ann Curthoys, University of Sydney
“Australian history and E.P. Thompson: The Making of the English Working Class and its influence on Australian historiography”

Week 7 – GOOD FRIDAY – No presentation
Week 9 – Friday 16 May

Assoc Prof Wayne Reynolds, The University of Newcastle
“To the Brick of Manufacture: Australia’s policy on the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty”

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE FOLLOWING SEMINAR IS IN WEEK 12 AS THE INTERNATIONAL PRESENTERS ARE AVAILABLE AT THAT TIME

Week 12 – Friday 6 June

Prof Nicholas Terpstra, University of Toronto
Prof Gary K. Waite, University of New Brunswick
“Feeling Reformation: Emotion and the Age of Reform”

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

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