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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.

New monthly radio spot features creative ageing researcher Dr Helen English

New monthly radio spot features creative ageing researcher Dr Helen English

Friday, 14 February 2020

School of Creative Industries lecturer and Centre for 21st Century Humanities member, Dr Helen English will join ABC Radio Newcastle Mornings presenter Kia Handley in a monthly radio interview about her research that is focused on understanding the benefits of engagement with creative activities, such as in music, dance or art, for older members of society.

History of Gay and Lesbian Rights Features in Waiting for Equality Exhibition

History of Gay and Lesbian Rights Features in Waiting for Equality Exhibition

Friday, 14 February 2020

The University of Newcastle’s criminology program has contributed to the Waiting for Equality Exhibition currently on display at Watt Space Gallery until March 4.

DECRA success for Dr Kate Ariotti

DECRA success for Dr Kate Ariotti

Monday, 9 December 2019

Early career researcher with the Centre for 21st Century Humanities, Dr Kate Ariotti has received $379,405 to enable her to conduct research into the history of the war corpse.

Digital Humanities Symposium brings together top stylometry experts

Digital Humanities Symposium brings together top stylometry experts

Thursday, 5 December 2019

A three-day symposium called ‘Digital research across the humanities’, at New Space was held on 28 to 30 November 2019, and was highly successful.