Past events

18
Oct
2019

Imagining Asian Australia: Constructions of ‘Asian Religion’ and Australian Federation

2019 Hans Mol Memorial Lecture Australia’s conscious ‘engagement with Asia’ is usually traced to Prime Minister Paul Keating’s (1991-1996) reorientation of...
15
Oct
2019

How does Modern China Remember its Past? The Remote and the Recent

China’s emerging status as a global power cannot be understood without a deep comprehension of how its past shapes Chinese visions of national identity. In...
11
Oct
2019

Conversations Across the Creek: Landscape Regeneration in Australia and Beyond

Conversations Across the Creek is an initiative by the Humanities Research Centre (HRC) and the Research School of Chemistry (RSC) to provide a space for...
08
Oct
2019

The Degeneration of War, 1914-24

This seminar examines the civilianization of war in the period 1914-24.  I argue that in that period the practice of war changed in such a way as to erode and...
01
Oct
2019

Indigenous Diplomacy and British Romanticism During the Removal Crisis

On July 8, 1829, just months before Andrew Jackson announced to Congress the Indian Removal policy that would lead to the Trail of Tears, the Cherokee...
27
Sep
2019

Books that Changed Humanity | Gulliver's Travels

Books that Changed Humanity is an initiative of the Humanities Research Centre, based at the Australian National University. The HRC invites experts to...
13
Sep
2019

An Investigation in Digital Humanities: Analysis and Visualization of the 山海经 (Shanhaijing)

Conversations Across the Creek is an initiative by the Humanities Research Centre (HRC) and the Research School of Chemistry (RSC) to provide a space for...

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