‘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 …

Does Law’s History Matter? The Politics of Disciplinary Practice: ANZLHS Annual Conference CFP

11-14 December 2019 Victoria University College of Law & Justice Campus, 295 Queen Street  Individual papers and/or panels on the theme, ‘Does Law’s History Matter? The Politics of Our Disciplinary Practices’, are welcome from any period, geographical area, and discipline including but not limited to law, history, indigenous studies, environmental studies, legal theory, and gender studies.  Please note presenters Read more …

History Teachers’ Association of Victoria CFP

The HTAV is inviting historians to share your knowledge with history teachers. While professional learning about teaching school-level history is led by our most experienced and expert teachers, you could share your historical knowledge, your energy and your passion. You could make it easy for teachers to learn more about the people, places and periods Read more …

History Teachers Association of Australia National Conference CFP

Loreto College, Adelaide 1-3 October 2019 The HTAA welcomes proposals on all aspects of the teaching of F-12 History, particularly new topic content, assessment, concepts & skills and approaches to programming. We also encourage presentations on a range of other topics, including but not limited to: teaching history in the digital age, Indigenous history, innovative Read more …

‘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 …

2019 History Teachers Association of NSW State Conference CFP

HTANSW State Conference, 26-27 July 2019, University of Sydney The HTANSW welcomes proposals on all aspects of the new NSW senior syllabuses, particularly new topic content, assessment, concepts & skills and approaches to programming. Convenors also hope to offer presentations on a range of other topics, including but not limited to: teaching history in the Read more …