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  1. The 2021 International Summer School in Transnational History, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

    Since 2018, the Universitas Gadjah Mada has hosted an annual International Summer School in Transnational History, bringing together students from across Southeast Asia to live and …

  2. The Symbolism of Australia’s Southern Cross

    Australia’s Southern Cross has been used on flags and coats of arms since the early colonial period but, despite its endurance, it’s a very difficult emblem …

  3. 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 …

  4. Discovering the ‘Mess and Stink’ of Romeo Lane

    A video recording of Professor Janet McCalman’s presentation to the SHAPS Fellows & Associates Seminar (July 2021).

  5. 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 …

  6. 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).

  7. Editing the Adams Family Papers: An Interview with Sara Martin

    After completing her PhD in History at the University of Melbourne, Sara Martin went on to pursue a career in Public History and is currently Editor …

  8. 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 …

  9. Stalin in the Summer of 1941: A Drama in Three Acts

    A video recording of a special lecture by Professor Mark Edele to mark the 80th anniversary of Hitler’s invasion of the Soviet Union on 22 June 1941.

  10. Reflections on the Last Two Decades of Indigenous Histories

    A video-recording of the 2021 Kathleen Fitzpatrick Lecture, delivered by Professor Lynette Russell.

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