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  1. An Interview with Associate Professor Catherine Kovesi

    Catherine Kovesi researches discourses surrounding luxury and consumption in early modern Italy; Florentine and Venetian family history; and Australian religious history. She is Chair of the …


  2. Equality and Fairness: Vaccines Against this Pandemic of Mistrust

    The COVID crisis has laid bare a crisis of trust. In many Western nations there’s a small but significant minority refusing to follow distancing guidelines, wear …


  3. Why Study Ancient Languages? An Interview with Dr Edward Jeremiah and Dr Andrew Turner

    We are excited to announce the appointment of Dr Edward Jeremiah and Dr Andrew Turner as Teaching Specialists in ancient languages. Andrew and Edward play key …


  4. Confronting Racism in the Sciences: A Resource Set for Scholars

    Dr Eden Smith is a Research Fellow in the History and Philosophy of Science (HPS). Alongside their focused research, Eden has been collating resources on key topics …


  5. New Media Conservation Fellowship

    In early 2021 Jesse Dyer was the recipient of the first Time-Based Media Conservation Fellowship, offered in partnership by the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation …


  6. Welcome Dr Julia Bowes, New Hansen Lecturer in US History

    Dr Julia Bowes joined SHAPS as Hansen Lecturer in US History on 1 July 2021 and will be teaching HIST20071 American History: 1945 to Now in …


  7. A Historical View on Physiotherapy at the University of Melbourne

    Since retiring from a distinguished career in physiotherapy, Professor Joan McMeeken AM has devoted much time to researching the history of physiotherapy at the University of …


  8. Peter Yule on Vietnam Veterans and the Victorian Bar

    A video recording of Peter Yule’s presentation to the SHAPS Fellows & Associates seminar (June 2021).


  9. Beyond ‘Statue Shaming’: Grappling with Australia’s Legacies of Slavery

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are advised this article contains distressing images and names and/or images of people who have passed away. As countries around …


  10. Control & the Imagery of Power: The Case of Emperor Augustus

    Episode 1 in the 2021 SHAPS ‘Control’ Podcast Series: Dr Roslynne Bell (Classics & Archaeology).


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