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Dr Askland part of research project to study advocacy coalitions

Dr Askland part of research project to study advocacy coalitions

Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Member of the Centre for 21st Century Humanities, anthropologist Dr Hedda Askland, is part of a new $418,828 multi-institutional research project led by Dr Alfonso M. Arranz at the University of Melbourne, which aims to better understand and utilise the mechanics of “advocacy coalitions” for low-carbon technologies.

Mining Voids: Extraction and emotion at the Australian coal frontier

Mining Voids: Extraction and emotion at the Australian coal frontier

Friday, 3 April 2020

Anthropologist with the School of Humanities and Social Science and member of the Centre for 21st Century HumanitiesDr Hedda Askland, has published a journal article with Cambridge University Press entitled Mining voids: Extraction and emotion at the Australian coal frontier.

Massacre Map Presentations to Canberra Audiences

Massacre Map Presentations to Canberra Audiences

Thursday, 19 March 2020

Professor Lyndall Ryan, the leader of the team behind the Colonial Frontier Massacres Map has recently delivered several presentations in Canberra.

Listening across difference in feminist digital spaces

Listening across difference in feminist digital spaces

Thursday, 12 March 2020

Is it possible to listen across difference in feminist digital spaces? That is the question being investigated by School of Humanities and Social Science researcher and member of the Centre for 21st Century HumanitiesDr Julia Coffey.

Discover the stories behind the stories: Newcastle Writers Festival 2020

Discover the stories behind the stories: Newcastle Writers Festival 2020

Friday, 6 March 2020

With another amazing line up of authors, academics, commentators and journalists, including a wealth from our University, tickets to this year’s Newcastle Writers Festival, on April 3-5, will be in hot demand!

Centre Director convenes third international wine studies conference during Fulbright program

Centre Director convenes third international wine studies conference during Fulbright program

Friday, 21 February 2020

Dr Julie McIntyre, an environmental historian and interim Director of the Centre for 21st Century Humanities, recently spent 3 months at the Shields Library, University of California in Davis to trace binational innovations in modernising wine production as part of the Fulbright Scholarship she was awarded.

Classics and Ancient History PhD Travel Scholarship Awarded to Tanika Koosmen

Classics and Ancient History PhD Travel Scholarship Awarded to Tanika Koosmen

Friday, 14 February 2020

PhD student Tanika Koosmen has been awarded the inaugural Odyssey Travel Scholarship.