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Upcoming Events

Public seminar: ‘The Children Shall Carry It On!’: Painting, Writing and Performing Humanitarianism, 1920s-1980s

Dr Annie McCarthy (UC)
12:30-1:30pm, 12 May 2022
National Library of Australia Fellowship presentation

Upending | Mending

Faculty of Arts & Design staff and affiliates art exhibition
Opens 6pm Friday, 20 May 2022
Until 3 July 2022
Pivot Gallery, Belconnen Arts Centre

CCCR Seminars

Our ongoing program of Monday seminars will start on April 11 2022.
Hosted in-person and online.
If you wish to join our next seminar, please contact the CCCR via email for further information.

Poetry on the Move

Date: 22 - 26 September 2022
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News and Media

CCCR researchers and projects in the media:

'The book that changed me: how a 1970s poetry collection, The Honey of Man, still brings hope in grim times', Jenn Webb in The Conversation,  April 2022

'3 ways community gardens  often exclude migrants and refugees - and how to turn this around', Bethaney Turner in  The Conversation, August 2021

Coat of Arms project in The Canberra Times: Working to find the right emblem for a territory, 11 July 2021

'Tasmanian author Amanda Lohrey wins prestigious Miles Franklin Literary Award for The Labyrinth',  Jen Webb in The Conversation,  July 2021

'If I could go anywhere: I'd revisit Maman, Louise Bourgeois' 9-metre spider at London's Tate Modern', Jen Webb in The Conversation, April 2021

Regeneration project featured in Australian Story: 'An Unlikely Match | Magda Szubanski + 'Egg Boy', 15 March 2021

How the Regeneration project is helping bushfire-afflicted communities: ABC's Australian Story report, March 2021

Poet's Working Together, Paul Hetherington in Uncover, 19 March 2021

'A token sale: Christie's to auction its first digital-only, blockchain-backed artwork': Denise Thwaites in The Conversation, February 2021

Past Events

Expanding Health Humanities: Links and limits for creative public health

Thursday, 21 April 2022, 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm AEST
Ann Harding Conference Centre, University of Canberra

Difficult Conversations

A collaboration between the University of Canberra, Ulster University and the British Council.
Online launch: 7.30pm–8.30pm AEDT, Thursday 24 March 2022
Symposium: 9.30am–5.30pm AEDT, Friday 25 March 2022

On Forgetting

Faculty of Arts staff and affiliates exhibition
26 March – 9 May 2021
Belconnen Arts Centre
View Exhibition Catalogue  (PDF, 1401.27 KB)

The Sustainable Shine Dome: Planning Sustainable Futures for Heritage

Public symposium and networking drinks
26 March, 2pm - 5pm 
Shine Dome or online
Register for this event here 

(re)create: art and the activation of heritage

One-day symposium
21 April 2021, 8:45am – 5pm
Ann Harding Conference Centre, Building 24, University of Canberra
Registration is closed.

Expanding the Field: Encounters in Archaeology and Art

A solo exhibition by UK Frederick
8 - 26 April 2021
M16 Gallery, Canberra

The Sustainable Shine Dome: Possible Futures Symposium

Public symposium and networking drinks
14 July, 6pm - 7:30pm 
Register for this event here

Health Humanities Roundtable

29 July, 2-5pm, Ann Harding Conference Centre
Register Here (For UC staff and HDRs only)

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