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National Library of Australia Fellowships open

The Library has a world-class collection and is a hub for research, intellectual and creative endeavour. The Fellowships and Scholarships stimulate sustained scholarly, literary and artistic use of the Library’s rich and varied collections and promote lively...

In the Shadow of Ebola – Exclusive Film Screening and Q&A

In the Shadow of Ebola (2015, 27 min) is an intimate story of a family and a nation torn apart by the Ebola outbreak.  Caught in an invisible war that is painfully reminiscent of the chaos and confusion they lived through during a fourteen-year civil war, a family and...

ICEHO Bulletin No. 4

The International Consortium of Environmental History Organizations Bulletin no. 4 is available now (PDF). It includes information about seminars, calls for papers, new books, conference reports, and other news in environmental history. This is the ICEHO’s first...

Hosting the 2019 World Congress of Environmental History

A Call for Proposals After two very successful international meetings (in Copenhagen and Guimarães, Portugal) the third World Congress for Environmental History is scheduled for 2019. The Site Selection Committee of the International Council of Environmental History...

New book – Endurance: Australian Stories of Drought

Deb Anderson, Monash University CSIRO Publishing Endurance presents stories of ordinary Australians grappling with extraordinary circumstances, providing insight into their lives, their experiences with drought and their perceptions of climate change. The book opens...

History Honours Workshop @ANU

Writing an honours thesis in the field of History? Want to meet honours students from other universities and discuss how to research and write your thesis? The School of History of the Australian National University invites you to an intensive History Honours Workshop...