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  1. Conserving Australia’s Cultural Record

    At the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, Western disciplines like chemistry, physics, art history and archaeology help us to analyse, understand, preserve and restore Australia’s …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/09/26/conserving-australias-cultural-record

  2. Refugees, Museums and the Digital Diaspora

    Two weeks after submitting her PhD on oral histories about Vietnamese refugee childhood and the digital diaspora, Anh Nguyen was invited to present a public lecture …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/09/16/refugees-museums-and-the-digital-diaspora

  3. Constructing Social Hierarchy: Conference Recap

    How do hate speech, slurs, and other speech acts contribute to and perpetuate oppression? What does it mean to be a ‘woman’ in today’s society? How …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/09/11/constructing-social-hierarchy

  4. repliCATS: Responding to the Replication Crisis in Science

    An interdisciplinary team of researchers across the School of Biosciences and SHAPS are working together to address one of the most pressing controversies of modern science …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/08/27/replicats-responding-to-the-replication-crisis-in-science

  5. Fighting for the Historical Record in the Age of Trump

    A group of organizations, the National Security Archive (NSA), Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), and the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/08/26/fighting-for-the-historical-record-in-the-age-of-trump

  6. Writing the History of Gender and Sexuality in Australia: An Interview with History Honours Students

    Queer history is a relatively new field of historical research that offers loads of untapped sources and stories. In this video, three History Honours students, Meghan …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/08/21/writing-the-history-of-gender-and-sexuality-in-australia-an-interview-with-history-honours-students

  7. Conservators at Work on Melbourne’s Metro Tunnel Project

    Emma Hayles, one of our recent graduates, is now working as an archaeological conservator, looking after items uncovered during the Metro Tunnel Project excavations. After doing …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/08/09/conservators-at-work

  8. From Melbourne to Hanoi via Sarajevo (and Everything In Between): Where a PhD Can Lead You

    After completing her PhD in History and Social Theory, Nicola Nixon has spent the last fifteen years working in international development, in a range of posts …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/08/07/from-melbourne-to-hanoi-via-sarajevo

  9. From the Field: SHAPS Students in the Southern Caucasus

    Staff and students from Melbourne University’s archaeology fieldwork intensive subject in Georgia were pleasantly surprised when the Australian Ambassador to Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan, Marc Innes-Brown, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/08/01/from-the-field

  10. Archaeologists at Work on Melbourne’s Metro Tunnel Project

    Archaeology PhD candidate Maddi Harris-Schober is one of a number of SHAPS students and alumni who have taken part in the archaeological digs in Melbourne’s CBD …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/shaps-research/2019/07/24/archaeologists-at-work

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