‘Beyond Borders: Health and Medicine in Historical Context,’ ANZSHM Biennial Conference CFP

3-7 December, Auckland New Zealand. Whilst New Zealand is far removed geographically from the epicentre of many significant past medical developments, the Australian and New Zealand Society of the History of Medicine believe it is important to view the history of health and medicine in a broad international perspective, with ideas and systems taking on Read more …

‘Local Communities, Global Networks’: Australian Historical Association 2019 Conference: CFP Extended

8-12 July 2019, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba How have the local and the global intersected, inspired and transformed experiences within and from Australia’s history? How do the histories of Indigenous, imperial, migrant and the myriad of other communities and networks inform, contest and shape knowledge about Australia today? The conference theme speaks to the Read more …

Congratulations to Michelle Arrow for the publication of ‘The Seventies: The Personal, the Political and the Making of Modern Australia’

Congratulations to Michelle Arrow for the publication of her new book The Seventies: The Personal, the Political and the Making of Modern Australia (NewSouth, 2019). The book examines not just how activists made the personal political, but it also considers how this idea reshaped Australian politics, in the 1970s and beyond. The Seventies was the Read more …