Australian Historical Association Regional Conference
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia - 4–8 July 2011
Deadline: 28 February 2011
CONFERENCE THEME: HISTORY at the EDGE
First Call for Panels and Papers
The AHA is seeking submissions of:
panels consisting of related papers with a nominated chair
individual papers (20 minute presentation plus 10 minutes for questions).
DEADLINE for submission of abstracts is 28 February 2011
'History at the Edge' invites historians to propose panels and papers that will address methodological and conceptual innovation as well as topics concerned with geographical and cultural peripheries and the transnational circulation of peoples and ideas.
The Conference wants to involve and include all historians who undertake historical research and teaching in Australia, not just those who focus on Australian topics.
Some suggested areas for panels and papers are:
History and Heritage
The History of Human Rights
Teaching and Learning Standards
National History Curricula
Family History including Adoption
This list is suggestive. Papers on a diverse range of topics are welcomed.
PLease send abstracts and panel suggestions to Dr Tom Dunning, Convenor, University of Tasmania
Phone: 03 6324 3226
Fax: 03 6324 3652