‘Before Mardi Gras: Gay+ in the 1970s’, 2019 ALGA History Conference CFP

Friday 15 and Saturday 16 November 2019, Australian National University, Canberra The Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives is pleased to announce that our next history conference will be held in Canberra in November 2019, supported by the ACT Government Office for LGBTIQ Affairs and the ANU School of History. This year’s conference takes place shortly Read more …

Oral History Interviewing: Old and New Challenges, Oral History Victoria Symposium 2019 CFP

16 June 2019, 10am-4pm, Museo Italiano, 199 Faraday St Carlton, Melbourne. Interviewing is at the core of oral history, and much has been written and debated about the challenges that oral historians face when interviewing their informants. In a rapidly changing and globalising world dominated by new media and technologies, these challenges become even more Read more …

‘The Female Frame: Biopolitics and Wellbeing in Australian and Global Perspective’ AWHN Symposium 2019 CFP

2 October 2019, Perth  The Australian Women’s History Network 2019 Symposium will focus on the female frame and contemporary approaches to wellbeing in local and global perspective. Convenors use the phrase “female frame” as a catalyst for discussion on the way bodies are socially constructed and gendered. The topic stretches from the individual subject to Read more …