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Where Are We? Visual Cultures of Place-making

Where Are We? Visual Cultures of Place-making

This conference draws attention to the paradoxes and complexities in people’s experiences of places in the present.

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Law and Love. A one day Colloquium

Law and Love. A one day Colloquium

In our social imaginary, love has become the major existential goal of our times. In our political imaginary, law has become our highest political ideal.

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HRC Director nominated on Harvard Institute Board

HRC Director nominated on Harvard Institute Board

The Harvard Institute for World Literature nominates Debjani Ganguli,on their advisory board for the next 3-years.

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The Value of the Humanities: a Colloquium

The Value of the Humanities: a Colloquium

This two day colloquium discussed the current state of global humanities through the question of value.

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ANU PhD scholars to participate in global humanities collaboration

ANU PhD scholars to participate in global humanities collaboration

CASS PhD students Emily Soper and Annemarie McLaren have been chosen to participate in a new project aimed at increasing collaboration in the humanities.

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ANU EMERITUS FACULTY BIANNUAL LECTURE

ANU EMERITUS FACULTY BIANNUAL LECTURE

Professor Helen Small,Oxford University. Professor Small, intends that her recent book, “may improve the way ‘we’ as society debate the public good of the humanities” ...

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Welcome to the Humanities Research Centre

The Humanities Research Centre was established in 1972 as a national and international centre for excellence in the Humanities and a catalyst for innovative Humanities scholarship and research within the Australian National University. The HRC interprets the "Humanities" generously, recognising that new methods of theoretical enquiry have done much to break down the traditional distinction between the humanities and the interpretive social sciences; recognising, too, the importance of establishing dialogue between the humanities and the natural and technological sciences, and the creative arts.  » read more
 

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