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Dr Tiffany Shellam, Dr Shino Konishi & Dr Maria Nugent’s New Edited Collection Released – Indigenous Intermediaries

Dr Tiffany Shellam (Deakin University), Dr Shino Konishi (ANU) & Dr Maria Nugent (ANU) have edited a recently published new monograph, titled: Indigenous Intermediaries: New Perspectives on Exploration Archives...

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Associate Professor Helen Gardner & Dr Patrick McConvell’s ‘Southern Anthropology’ Book Released

Associate Professor Helen Gardner (Deakin University) and Dr Patrick McConvell’s (Australian National University) new monograph has recently been published, titled: Southern Anthropology – A History of Fison and Howitt’s...

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Dr Samuel Koehne Presents at USHMM Summer Research Workshop

Deakin University Adjunct and member of the Contemporary Histories Research Group Dr Samuel Koehne recently took part in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Summer Research Workshop: ‘Religion, Fascism, Antisemitism,...

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Professor David Lowe elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia

Professor David Lowe has just been elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia. He was elected in the annual General Ballot by his peers on the basis of...

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Dr Filip Slaveski Discusses Renewed Ukraine Tensions on Sky News

Dr Filip Slaveski was interviewed on Sky News on 2 September 2015, joining Stan Grant to discuss renewed Ukraine tensions following recent protests. View the interview to learn more....

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Associate Professor Helen Gardner – Waigani Seminar Reflections

Associate Professor Helen Gardner, member of the Contemporary Histories Research Group, attended the Waigani Seminar (18-23 August) in Port Moresby for the 40th Anniversary of Papua New Guinea. Helen...

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CHRG Members Research Project – Scholarships and Connections

At the end of a major project looking at legacies of Australian-sponsored tertiary scholarships, CHRG members David Lowe, Jemma Purdey and Jon Ritchie have created a unique data base...

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Professor David Lowe’s New Article Published on The Interpreter

Professor David Lowe’s new article, ‘What Makes an Ideal Australian Ambassador to Washington?’ is now live on The Interpreter, published by the Lowy Institute for International Policy. David is the...

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The History of Australia’s Representation in the United States

The History of Australia’s Representation in the United States In October 2014 the CHRG hosted, with support from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and King’s College...

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Dr Bart Ziino Presenting at Melbourne Museum’s ‘War & Emotions’ Symposium

Dr Bart Ziino from Deakin University and member of the Contemporary Histories Research Group will be presenting at Melbourne Museum’s ‘War and Emotions’ Symposium on 17-18 September. The symposium...

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Jhoanna Cruz Presenting at Deakin University

Jhoanna Cruz, award-winning writer from the University of the Philippines Mindanao, is visiting Deakin University to present her recent work. Johanna will be appearing at the 2015 Melbourne Writers Festival in August. Jhoanna’s...

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Deakin University Fellow Dr Jonathan Ritchie – PNG in World War II

Dr Jonathan Ritchie is a Deakin University Fellow and Member of the Contemporary Histories Research Group. Dr Ritchie and is currently undertaking a major research project, PNG in World War...

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