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Upcoming Event: Free Public Seminar – ‘Geelong Women & First World War’

‘Geelong Women and the First World War’ Deakin University Waterfront campus, Geelong Friday 29 April, 3.30-6pm. Join us at our upcoming event, a free public seminar sponsored by the...

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Dr Bart Ziino Presents: Gallipoli in Retrospect Seminar – 15 December 2015

Dr Bart Ziino – Gallipoli in Retrospect Seminar The first in a series of public events to mark the centenary of the First World War, ‘Gallipoli in Retrospect’ brought together three...

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Current Research Projects

The Contemporary Histories Research Group members work on a diverse range of research projects ranging from The Decolonisation of Melanesia, to Miyazaki Hayao as Reluctant Public Intellectual.  We are...

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2015 Round-Up

2015 was an exciting year for the Contemporary Histories Research Group with the continued development of our website and the launch of our own social media accounts on Twitter...

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Upcoming Event – Gallipoli in Retrospect

Sponsored by the Contemporary Histories Research Group at Deakin University, and the Australian Government’s Anzac Centenary Local Grants scheme. Tuesday 15 December 3:30-6:00pm The Gallipoli campaign ended in Allied...

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Dr Bart Ziino Reflects on Melbourne Museum’s War & Emotions Symposium

CHRG member Dr Bart Ziino recently co-convened the symposium ‘War and Emotions’, in association with Museum Victoria’s critically acclaimed World War I: Love & Sorrow exhibition (curated by Deborah...

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Dr Bart Ziino Speaks at National Museum of Australia on the First World War At Home

Dr Bart Ziino spoke in August at the National Museum of Australia’s ‘Life on the Homefront’ symposium, in connection with the exhibition, ‘The Home Front: Australia during the First...

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HDR Candidate Nathan Coffey Reflects on the ANU Summer Scholar Programme

Nathan Coffey is a Deakin University HDR Candidate and Member of the Contemporary Histories Research Group. Over the summer of 2014/5, Nathan participated in the Australian National University Summer...

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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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