War and Emotions

This two-day symposium will explore new perspectives and understandings of the emotional and physical impacts of the First World War, and how the war is remembered today. It will build on the themes of the highly-acclaimed ‘ World War I: Love & Sorrow’ exhibition at Melbourne Museum, which follows eight personal stories through the chronology Read more …

Afterburn

The screening of this documentary will be followed by a roundtable discussion featuring Moira Fahy (filmmaker and scriptwriter), Tom Griffiths (William Keith Hancock Professor of History ANU), Alex Lambert (Lecturer in Communication and Media, Monash University), and Ruth Wraith (Psychotherapist), and chaired by Grace Moore (Senior Research Fellow, Centre for the History of Emotions). This Read more …