Departments

The School of Humanities is one of four schools within the Faculty of Arts at the University of Adelaide. The School is made up of ten Departments.

News

19

Jun

From Victorian collections to Virtual Museum

The University of Adelaide’s Tate Museum has unveiled a new virtual reality exhibition that can be enjoyed by anyone with a VR headset.

20

May

New publication on Japanese cinema

Despite having to postpone this year’s Kyoto-based Japanese Media Cultures study tour, A/Prof Peter Pugsley (Dept. Media) and his Ritsumeikan University colleague, Professor Aki Nakamura, were able to announce the recent publication of a co-authored article.

3

Mar

Tim Minchin conducts Q & A for The University of Adelaide students

As part of the collaboration between the University of Adelaide and the Adelaide Festival, last Saturday Tim Minchin conducted a Q & A for The University of Adelaide students with Joint Artistic Director of Adelaide Festival, Neil Armfield as facilitator.

5

Feb

Arts student named as 2020 John Monash Scholar

University of Adelaide and Faculty of Arts alum Nicholas Duddy has been named as a 2020 John Monash Scholar.

6

Dec

Another round of impressive first year Virtual Reality Design and Development projects presented

STUDENTS with a passion for future technologies – especially those who want to develop and create them – can now combine their artistic and technical skills in a cutting edge Virtual Reality Design and Development course offered by the University of Adelaide.

21

Nov

Creative writing student wins Deakin University non-fiction prize

Faculty of Arts student Olivia De Zilva has been awarded the 2019 Deakin University Non-fiction Prize.

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Events

3

Feb

Geography Matters Workshop

Discover how we can live in a way that is good for both people and the planet. 

3

Feb

Creative Writing Workshop

Navigate the relationships between author, text and audience. Interpret text, literary works and film.

3

Feb

History Day Out

Explore the cultural, social, economic and political aspects of the lives of men and women throughout time.

3

Feb

English Workshop

Explore a vast range of writing styles, think critically about poetry and reflect on stories and speeches composed by renowned figureheads.

3

Feb

French Day Out

Develop an understanding and appreciation of French culture through language, film and food.

10

Jan

Words and Music for Iris

The J. M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice presents the Fringe show "Word and Music for Iris". This concert consists of a programme of songs mentioned in Iris Murdoch's novels—from Shakespeare songs to Mozart arias, from folk songs to jazz standards—with associated readings from favourite novels like The Sea, the Sea, The Philosopher's Pupil, The Bell and more. This event is adapted from a programme presented in July 2019 at the Iris Murdoch centenary conference in Oxford.

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