SOPHI News and Events
Laureate Research Program in International History wins UK AHRC grant with UCL and Birkbeck on Trafficking, Smuggling, and Illicit Migration in Gendered and Historical Perspective, c 1870-2000.
A search for a rumoured grotesque statue by Dr Colin Clark's granddaughter led to a serendipitous meeting with a researcher of the Colin Clark papers in Fryer Library's Reading Room last Saturday.
For the first time in its history, Crossroads in Cultural Studies is coming to the southern hemisphere. The 11th Association for Cultural Studies “Crossroads in Cultural Studies” conference will be held in Sydney, Australia, from the 14-17 December, 2016. Hosted by the University of Sydney and Western Sydney University, Crossroads 2016 will bring scholars together in the beautiful summertime setting of Sydney University to engage with the past, present and future of cultural studies scholarship.
Announcing the 2016 series of 'Cities' workshops to be held in Kevin Lee Room, Level 6, Lobby H, Quadrangle 5-7pm
Scholarships: Master of Peace and Conflict Studies[30 May 2016]
The Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies is currently offering $5000 partial scholarships for a Master of Peace and Conflict Studies.
World's oldest axe fragment found in Australia[11 May 2016]
A fragment of the world's oldest known ground-edge axe has been found in the remote Kimberley region of northern Australia.