Newcastle 2017 – conference news

A highlight of the conference program is the keynote presentation by Professor Christina Twomey, Head of History, Monash University, on the timely topic ‘When the War is Over: Australian Entanglement with Asia’ . Don’t miss it: 9:00 – 10:30am,  Wednesday 5 July 2017 in the Harold Lobb Concert Hall. Find out more about Christina’s research journey on her AHA Read more …

AHA Conference Newcastle 2017 – social events

A number of social events have been organised for the post-conference evenings, including ECR and postgrad drinks, a Drinking Newcastle Walking Tour, the launch of a Radical Newcastle Museum exhibit by the Newcastle People’s Chorus choir and an evening in conversation with Lyndall Ryan and Rebe Taylor. On the afternoon of Friday 7 July there is a guided history Hunter Read more …

AHA Conference Newcastle 2017 – still time to present – late call for abstracts

The almost-final program has eight panels with only two speakers each. In order to fill those panels, the organisers would be happy to consider late abstracts that coincide with one of those themes. Please let your colleagues know that there is still an opportunity to present at Newcastle 2017 and contact the organisers as soon Read more …

AHA Conference Newcastle 2017 – Final Program

The final program is now available on the conference website. The organisers have attempted to accommodate all the requests that have been made over the last couple of weeks. As a result, changes have been made, including some movement between panels within conference days, and a few changes between days. We would greatly appreciate it if you Read more …