Tess Lea (Gender and Cultural Studies) & Stuart Rollo (History) on the strategic implications of this deployment, its role in broader American military planning and its potential to bind Australian foreign policy and geographical assets to future American wars.
Natasha Wheatley awarded the 2016 Brandon Research Fellowship in International Law from the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law at the University of Cambridge
With the support of the fellowship, Dr. Wheatley will spend the lent term 2017 as a visiting fellow at the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law at Cambridge.
Natasha Wheatley’s paper, ‘Spectral Legal Personality in Interwar International Law: On New Ways of Not Being a State’ has been selected for the 2016 Law and Humanities Junior Scholars Workshop, to be held at UCLA in June.
Announcing the 2016 series of 'Cities' workshops to be held in Kevin Lee Room, Level 6, Lobby H, Quadrangle 5-7pm
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Aden Knaap awarded a Frank Knox Memorial Fellowship[4 April 2016]
Research Associate Aden Knaap has been awarded a Frank Knox Memorial Fellowship to complete a PhD in International and Global History at Harvard University, commencing September 2016.
Racial Conceptions in the Twentieth Century[30 March 2016]
On 5-7 April, Race and Ethnicity in the Global South, in conjunction with FAPERJ (Rio de Janeiro) and the Wellcome Trust, will host an international workshop in Rio de Janeiro: RACIAL CONCEPTIONS IN THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY: Comparisons, connections and circulations in the Portuguese-speaking Global South. The conference is convened by Warwick Anderson (University of Sydney), Ricardo Ventura Santos (Fundação Oswaldo Cruz and Museu Nacional/UFRJ), and Ricardo Roque (ICS, University of Lisbon).
SOPHI's Department of History express support for refugees[10 March 2016]
SOPHI's Department of History has expressed support for refugees, sending the messages 'Sydney University Department of History says Let them Stay' and 'Close the Camps' - a reference to the hashtags: #letthemstay and #closethecamps
Tracing the nation's remarkable record of safety in the skies[5 February 2016]
Dr Peter Hobbins to detail landmarks in key aviation era.