Prof John Maynard, Assoc Prof Kathleen Butler & Dr Greg Blyton were part of a successful consortium bid for ARC Special Research funding to establish NIRAKN

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National Indigenous Research and Knowledges Network (NIRAKN)

John MaynardProfessor John Maynard, Associate Professor Kathleen Butler and Dr Greg Blyton were part of a successful consortium bid for ARC Special Research Initiative funding to establish the National Indigenous Research and Knowledges Network.

The network will be a  multidisciplinary 'hub and spokes' model network of Indigenous researchers at various stages of their career from AIATSIS, Batchelor Institute, more than 20 universities and 5 partner organisations.

Professor Maynard will lead the Yuraki – History, Politics and Culture Node, which will map historical and contemporary Indigenous advocacy through oral and documentary sources within Australia and the USA, countries with different political structures whose histories have produced similar Indigenous political movements.

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