History Seminars

Contacts

Patrick Jory

Life, Generation and Spirit: Early Modern Science of Blood

5 October 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Dr. Karin Sellberg HPI / IASH

Legacies of 1968

12 October 2018 10:00am11:30am
50 years after the dramatic events of the 1968, what are the legacies of that year, not just for Europe, but globally?

Gender, Trauma, and Obstetric Violence: The History of Childbirth as a Case Study

20 September 2018 6:00pm7:00pm
Presenter: Associate Professor Paula Michaels, Monash University
Followed by a drinks reception.

A New Order History of Torture, Indonesia 1965-98

7 September 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Dr. Annie Pohlman SLC, HPI

Keynote of International conference on “The War with Japan and Social, Economic, and Political Transformations of Asia-Pacific”

25 August 2018 10:30am11:15am
Memory, History and Conflict in the Asia-Pacific: An Australian Perspective Associate Professor Martin Crotty
Chair: Associate Professor Morris Low

The 6th Chuan Han Sheng Lecture The Impact of 1930s World Depression on China’s Society, Economy and Sino-Japanese Relations

25 August 2018 9:00am10:30am
Presenter: Professor Tim Wright
Welcoming by: Professor Julie Duck, UQ Dean of Humanities & Social Sciences
Chairs: Professor Ricardo Mak and Dr Chi Kong Lai

The 6th Chuan Han Sheng Lecture: The Impact of 1930s World Depression on China’s Society, Economy and Sino-Japanese Relations

25 August 2018 9:00am10:30am
Presenter: Professor Tim Wright
Welcoming by: Prof. Julie Duck, UQ Dean of Humanities & Social Sciences

Conversation with Tim Wright - Author: The Political Economy of the Chinese Coal Industry: Black Gold and Blood-Stained Coal

24 August 2018 12:00pm1:45pm
Tim Wright - Professor of Chinese Studies, University of Sheffield

Neither “the periphery as the core” nor “the core as the periphery”: The Changing Role of Hong Kong in Modern Chinese History

22 August 2018 11:00am1:00pm
Prof. Man-Kong Wong
Co-hosted by: Griffith Asia Institute; School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, The University of Queensland; Research Cluster for Chinese Entrepreneurial Studies.

Gender, Trauma, and Obstetric Violence: The History of Childbirth as a Case Study

20 August 2018 6:00pm7:00pm
Associate Professor Paula Michaels, Monash University
WOMEN AND POWER NETWORK and MEDICAL HUMANITIES RESEARCH NETWORK
Followed by a drinks reception.

Olgem eestlased, aga saagem ka eurooplasteks!”: Estonia's Experience of European Integration

17 August 2018 2:00pm2:30pm
Harry Kriewaldt, PhD Confirmation Milestone

“It was a hideous time in Queensland politics”: Abortion Law Reform in the 1980s

10 August 2018 2:00pm2:30pm
Cassandra Byrnes - History - Confirmation of Candidature Milestone

Intergenerational cultural memory, pathways from Russia, Ukraine, and the Soviet Union to Australia

13 July 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Mr Kristian Ireland, PhD History, Confirmation milestone

History in Australia and New Zealand: The State of the Discipline

25 May 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Martin Crotty

The reconstruction of Berlin's city palace

11 May 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Andrew Bonnell

"Conversations in History": Yuval Noah Harari's Homo Deus: A Brief History of the Future (2017)

20 April 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presenters: Kriston Rennie (HAPI), Ian Hesketh (ARC Future Fellow, IASH) and Patrick Jory (HAPI)

An ‘industrious lot of men’: Indian convict Masculinities in the Straits Settlements, 1825-1873

16 March 2018 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Jessica Hinchy (Associate Professor, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)

Goenpul Ontology: Are our Cultural Epistemologies a Political Agenda or are they our Theological Beliefs

16 March 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Shane Coghill (PhD Confirmation milestone)

History Seminars

7 March 2018 10:15am11:15am

Monks and Stuff

22 September 2017 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Associate Professor Kriston Rennie

UQ and the Centenary of WWI: What have we learnt?

12 September 2017 2:00pm4:00pm
Research Week Event

Celebrating (or not) the Centenary of the Russian Revolution

7 September 2017 6:00pm7:30pm
PUBLIC LECTURE
Presented by Professor Sheila Fitzpatrick (The University of Sydney and the University of Chicago)

Look the other way: Dealing with child sexual abuse outside of institutions in 1980s Australia

18 August 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented by Dr Lisa Featherstone.

Lisa Featherstone is Senior Lecturer in History in the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry at the University of Queensland. She is a Australian historian who publishes on sexual violence and the history of sexuality. Her recent book, co-written with Andy Kaladelfos, is Sex Crimes in the Fifties (Carlton, Victoria: Melbourne University Publishing, 2016).

Social Work, Sweetness and Light: Culture for the Poor in Late-Victorian London

2 June 2017 3:00pm4:00pm
Geoff Ginn is senior lecturer in History at the University of Queensland, a former member of the State Library of Queensland and Queensland Museum Boards, and was recently a Visiting Fellow at the University of London where work for this project was completed. His research focuses on aspects of nineteenth-century society and culture in Britain and colonial Australia, and he has particular interests in public history and the history of heritage practice
John Maynard

The 1967 Referendum 50 years on: an Indigenous Reflection

25 May 2017 6:00pm8:30pm
"History Speaks: Humanity’s Challenges” Public Lecture Series Presents:
Professor John Maynard (University of Newcastle), introduced by Michael Aird (University of Queensland)
vietnam countryside, river; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

A Relation of Intransigence: Popular Culture, Memorialisation, and U.S. Policy Towards Vietnam, 1975-2007

5 May 2017 3:00pm3:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Michael Ricchetti
history banner, various historical images

Evolution and the Metaphysical Society, 1869–1880

21 April 2017 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Dr Ian Hesketh (IASH, UQ)
old lock on door; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

History Honours Thesis Seminars

20 April 2017 12:30pm3:00pm
Various presenters
embryo; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Generating Gender

31 March 2017 1:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Ann Paterson
history banner, various historical images

Women, Art, and Money in England, 1880-1914

17 March 2017 1:00pm2:00pm
Presented by Dr Maria Quirk
puppy in grass; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Humans, Animals, and Emotion in England (1680-1837)

24 February 2017 1:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Jennifer Jorm
woodcut of witch holding plant in one hand and fan in other; Image by Wellcome Images, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Anna Trapnel – Prophet or Witch? Witchcraft Discourse in England 1640-1660

21 October 2016 2:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Debra Parish
Hong Kong cityscape; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

The Rise of Hong Kong Identity and Political Conflicts in the Colony, 1949-1989: An Abstract

21 October 2016 1:00pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Kent Wan
Chinese lanterns, colourful; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Facing crisis at the wartime period (1937-1952): relocation, network, and business innovation

21 October 2016 12:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Chenchen Wang
old lock on door; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

History Honours Thesis Seminars

2 September 2016 10:00am12:30pm
Various presenters
buildings - traditional and modern

The Pacific Colonial Shadow: New Approaches - One-day Seminar

20 August 2016 9:00am4:30pm
Presented in conjunction with the UQ Solomon Islands Partnership
Various presenters
buildings - traditional and modern

The Pacific Colonial Shadow: New Approaches - Lunch Time Seminar

19 August 2016 12:00pm1:00pm
Presented in conjunction with the UQ Solomon Islands Partnership
Presented by Dr Morgan Brigg (UQ)
tombstones, Flanders; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

PD Workshop for Educators: Learning and unlearning about the Great War with...

28 July 2016 4:30pm6:30pm
Professional development session part of the 'Q ANZAC 100: Memories for a New Generation' program
Presented by Dr Mark Cryle
Japanese artwork ; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Time of Others: After Hours Talk - Shared Histories, Memory and Japan

6 July 2016 6:00pm
Part of a three-part series where special guests provide a tailored view of the 'Time of others' exhibition at GoMA
Presented by Associate Professor Morris Low
apple on tree; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Depraved Origins: Sin and the Origins of Society in Early Modern Political Thought

3 June 2016 12:00pm12:30pm
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Simon Kennedy
tea pot and cups, old and battered; Image via Pixabay, CC0 Public Domain

Non-Indigenous Domestic Service in Australia, 1914-1945: A British Migrant Servant’s Story

15 April 2016 10:00am10:30am
Confirmation milestone seminar presented by Elmari Whyte
Ian Kemish

Seminars on Australian International Diplomacy and Security

28 June 2013 10:30am12:00pm
Presented by Mr Ian Kemish AM
Ian Kemish

Seminars on Australian International Diplomacy and Security

14 June 2013 10:30am12:00pm
Presented by Mr Ian Kemish AM