History @ Newcastle
Research Seminar Series
Seminars are held in Cultural Collections @ Auchmuty Library (ground floor, through AIC), from 10am, and are followed by morning tea at 11am.
Semester Two, 2015
Friday 14 Aug.
|Ken Thornton – UoN
“The ‘Poles and Wires’ do not care who owns them. Should we? The rise of centralised coordination of electricity generation and transmission in New South Wales 1888-2003.”
Friday 28 Aug.
|Julie McIntyre – UoN
“Australia’s Atlantic: Trans-imperial encounters, exchange and entanglement”
Friday 11 Sept.
Friday 9 Oct.
|Chris Cuneen – Macquarie
“The ADB 50 Years On: updating Dangar, Dumaresq and co”
Friday 23 Oct.
|Jo May – UoN
“Headmistresses, Archives and Audit Selves: reflections on the first two female principals of Maitland Girls High School 1884-1887”
Friday 6 Nov.
|Michael Kilmister – UoN
‘Treading on Anzac’s Sacred Ground: Fight or Flight?’*
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*This paper is co-authored by Dr James Bennett and Dr Jennifer Debenham.