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

17

Sep

What can we do about reviving languages and why it matters

Professor Ghil’ad Zuckermann is the is Chair of Linguistics and Endangered Languages at the University of Adelaide and is the world’s expert in language revival.

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.

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Events

21

Sep

Department of History Seminar - Dr Roger Knight

Dr Roger Knight (Visiting Research Fellow) will present ‘Refracted Through the Lens of the Indies: The Scots Diaspora, Family Networks and Mercantile Business in Colonial Indonesia c.1820-1960’ 

21

Sep

Department of History Seminar - Dr Thomas Buchanan

Dr Thomas Buchanan will present ‘Stories from the World’s Largest Strip Mine: The Corporate Culture of BHP’s Mt. Newman Company (Pilbara, WA) in the 1970s’ 

4

Aug

The Politics of Journalism: Ownership and suppression in the media

Join us for a fascinating discussion at this special panel on the topics of political journalism, media ownership and media suppression. Featuring key industry speakers David Washington, editor of InDaily, and Nick Harmsen, ABC Political Reporter.

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.

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