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New puppet theatre launches following humanities startup workshop

New puppet theatre launches following humanities startup workshop

Monday, 18 September 2017

A potential business idea pitched at the recent Humanities Startup Workshop held by the Centre for 21st Century Humanities has been launched as mobile puppet theatre. Frank’s Fantastic Fairytale Theatre is the brainchild of a group of ten people from Maitland who range in age from 19-74.

Professor Haskins to take up Visiting Fellowship at Birkbeck

Professor Haskins to take up Visiting Fellowship at Birkbeck

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Member of the Centre for 21st Century Humanities and Co-Director of Purai Global Indigenous and Diaspora Research Studies Centre, Professor Victoria Haskins has been successful in an application for a Visiting Research Fellowship position at the Birkbeck Institute for the Humanities.

Connecting the humanities with business to build commercial opportunities in Maitland

Connecting the humanities with business to build commercial opportunities in Maitland

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

The Centre for 21st Century Humanities, Maitland City Council, and The Business Centre are working together to help build business capability in Maitland.

New research project examines the complaints of a culture past

New research project examines the complaints of a culture past

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

What does the poetry of the disadvantaged people of the Renaissance tell us about the culture of that time?

Atolls, Arkansas and how the place you live shapes your language

Atolls, Arkansas and how the place you live shapes your language

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

How does the physical environment you live in impact on the language you use to describe it?

Putting literary analysis to work in the software startup world

Putting literary analysis to work in the software startup world

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Credited with an important Shakespeare discovery, UoN alumni and conjoint member of the Centre for Literary and Linguistic Computing, Dr Jack Elliott is now putting his computational stylistics skills to use for a software startup.

Entangled Histories Conference: Inspiring historians to create connections

Entangled Histories Conference: Inspiring historians to create connections

Wednesday, 16 August 2017

For an Early Career Researcher like Dr Kate Ariotti of the Centre for the History of Violence and Centre for 21st Century Humanities, the Australian Historical Association Conference is an annual opportunity to be inspired, network with Australia’s leading historians and create connections in the world of Australian historical research.

Bringing the Humanities into the digital age

Bringing the Humanities into the digital age

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

The recent launch of the Colonial Frontier Massacres Map, an online tool which maps the Aboriginal massacres that occurred across colonial Australia, saw a huge influx of visitors to the Centre for 21st Century Humanities (C21CH) website to view the map.