We are excited to learn that our former student Dr Grace Gassin (PhD 2016: “I was a good-time Charlie: social… Read more Grace Gassin
The theme for the (SOAC2019) is: Australian Cities and Regions in an Era of Disruption and Innovation. Disruption and… Read more SOAC2019 Call for Abstracts
James Lesh : PhD Completion seminar 10 am. Thursday 14 June 2018, 363 Arts West , University of Melbourne This… Read more Heritage preservation, urban transformation and everyday life in the twentieth-century Australian city.
Congratulations to Lauren Piko for her PhD completion seminar today — Milton Keynes, Decline & the English landscape. Lauren’s project traces… Read more Los Angeles (Bucks)
At the end of the eighteenth century in Paris, a new architectural form was developed. Glass-roofed pedestrian passageways lined with… Read more In Arcadia: A tour through the shopping arcades of nineteenth-century Europe
Six of our students and eight former students presented papers at the recent Australian Historical Association Conference at Federation University in… Read more AHA presentations
Terrific Australian Historical Association plenary panel on 6 July with Simon Sleight (King’s College, London), Lisa Murray (City of Sydney)… Read more Centering the city: spaces of practice in Australian urban and regional history
The Digital GLAM symposium will bring together cultural institutions, historians, heritage practitioners, researchers and digital designers to discover new practices in… Read more Digital GLAM
Former PhD student Barbara Nichol (2012, ‘The breath of the wok: Melbourne’s early Chinese restaurants. Community, culture & entrepreneurialism in… Read more ‘Chinese restaurants in Australia documented for posterity by historians’
Great to MC a recent Melbourne Conversations on the social history, heritage and horticulture of the Domain Parklands precinct.