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Conference: History, Cinema and Digital Archives

Conference: History, Cinema and Digital Archives

23-25 July, 2014
Has the digital revolution affected the history of the visual culture of modernity, analogically or substantively? This and more questions will be discussed at an upcoming conference.

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Law and the Visual: Transitions and Transformations

Law and the Visual: Transitions and Transformations

This remarkable two day event brings together outstanding new research and an exceptional international line-up. Humanities Research Centre, 7 - 8 July 2014.

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Law in the flesh: A genealogy of the political unconscious with specific reference to Joshua Oppenheimer's 'The Act of Killing'

Law in the flesh: A genealogy of the political unconscious with specific reference to Joshua Oppenheimer's 'The Act of Killing'

Richard Sherwin, New York Law School, 14 July
A proper respect for civil order does not mandate the elision of political violence; indeed, it requires that we look for it.

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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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