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Calling all History Honours Students!

The Contemporary Histories Research Group at Deakin calls all History (and cognate disciplines) Honours Students! Friday 18 August 2017 at Deakin’s Waterfront Campus – History by the Beach! Want to write...

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Dr Bart Ziino’s New Article on ‘Anzac: Her Story’

Dr Bart Ziino‘s recent article, ‘Ellie Wharton Kirke: Serving the Cause’, is now available on Professor Victoria Haskins’ ‘Anzac: Her Story’ site (University of Newcastle). This article addresses patriotic women...

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Call for Papers: War’s End, or War Without End? Reflections on a Century Since the Great War

War’s End, or War without End? Reflections on a century since the Great War The Contemporary History Research Group, Faculty of Arts and Education, Deakin University, Geelong, is hosting...

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Welcome to Our New Member: PhD Student Rebecca Filling

Welcome to our new member Rebecca Filling whose PhD is titled ‘Remembering Australia’s Vietnam War’. Her thesis will trace the production of memory of the Vietnam War within Australia. It...

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Dr Kristine Moruzi – (Re)Examining Historical Childhoods Conference

Dr Kristine Moruzi is a lecturer and ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher in the School of Communication and Creative Arts. Her monograph, Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850-1915 (Ashgate, 2012) was a semi-finalist...

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Dr Bart Ziino Researches Australian Children’s Understanding of War

Dr Bart Ziino presented at the recent Deakin University hosted (Re)Examining Historical Childhoods Conference on the topic of Australian children’s understanding of war. You can read more about Dr...

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History Seminar Series: Panel Discussion Number Three

Contemporary Histories Seminar Series: Trimester Two, 2016 – Panel Three Panel Three: Telling the Past That is Still with Us: The Historiographical and Literary Challenges Posed by Contemporary Histories...

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Dr Bart Ziino Reflects on “Geelong Women and the First World War”

In April, the Contemporary Histories Research Group and the Australian Government’s Anzac Centenary Local Grants sponsored a public seminar held at Deakin University’s Geelong Waterfront campus: Geelong Women and...

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Remembering Associate Professor Michele Langfield

On 26 July, David Lowe, Helen Gardner, Donna-Lee Frieze, Bart Ziino & Pam Maclean attended a memorial service for the late Associate Professor Michele Langfield, who passed away on...

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Contemporary Histories Seminar Series: Trimester 2, 2016

Panel 1: Winning the War and Losing the Peace: The Challenge of Post-conflict Transitions Across Europe and Asia in the 20th Century With Filip Slaveski, Bart Ziino and Roy...

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History Seminar Series: First Panel Discussion Starts Tomorrow

The first panel discussion in the History Seminar Series begins tomorrow: Winning the War and Losing the Peace: The Challenge of Post-conflict Transitions Across Europe and Asia in the...

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Gallipoli in Retrospect: Audio Files Now Available

The first in a series of public events to mark the centenary of the First World War, ‘Gallipoli in Retrospect’ brought together three Deakin scholars to examine the Gallipoli...

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