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Contemporary Histories Blog – Dr Sarah Pinto: ‘On Greer and her Archive’

Contemporary Histories Blog ‘On Greer and her Archive’ Dr Sarah Pinto   Melbourne is a city with a critical mass of historians spread across (and beyond) its eight universities....

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Dr Carolyn Holbrook: ‘Woolworths and Coles: An Anzac Tale’

Contemporary Histories Blog Woolworths and Coles: An Anzac Tale Dr Carolyn Holbrook   A couple of weeks ago, as I was pulling out my credit card to pay for...

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Professor Klaus Neumann – “A ‘Precision of Language and Facts'”

Contemporary Histories Blog A “Precision of Language and Facts” Professor Klaus Neumann “Pope likens migrant holding centres to ‘concentration camps,’” Reuters reported on the weekend. First responses ranged from...

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Dr Carolyn Holbrook: ‘The Australian Federation of the Mind’

The Contemporary Histories Research Group is pleased to share our new series; a blog dedicated to exploring contemporary histories and history-making. Today’s entry is from Dr Carolyn Holbrook:   The...

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Dr Alyson Miller & Dr Cassandra Atherton: ‘Pika-Don: Re-Imagining Hiroshima’

The Contemporary Histories Research Group is pleased to share our new series; a blog dedicated to exploring contemporary histories and history-making. Today’s entry is written by Dr Alyson Miller and...

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Dr Mathew Turner: ‘A “Blueprint” for History?’

The Contemporary Histories Research Group is pleased to share our new series; a blog dedicated to exploring contemporary histories and history-making. Today’s entry is from Dr Mathew Turner:   A...

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Associate Professor Helen Gardner: ‘The Other Tanna’

The Contemporary Histories Research Group is pleased to share our new series; a blog dedicated to exploring contemporary histories and history-making. Today’s blog is written by Associate Professor Helen...

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Professor David Lowe & Dr Filip Slaveski: ‘Good Deals, Bad Deals’

The Contemporary Histories Research Group is pleased to share our new series; a blog dedicated to exploring contemporary histories and history-making. Today’s blog is a discussion between Professor David...

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Contemporary Histories Blog – Professor Klaus Neumann: ‘Denmark’s Unfinished Business’

The Contemporary Histories Research Group is pleased to share our new series; a blog dedicated to exploring contemporary histories and history-making. Our first entry is from Professor Klaus Neumann:...

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Coming Soon…The Contemporary Histories Research Group Blog

We are pleased to announce our upcoming new feature that will commence very soon – the Contemporary Histories Research Group Blog. Contemporary histories are histories of the present. They...

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