Friday, 1 February 2008

Locating History - Australian Historical Association Biennial Conference

Deadline for abstacts of papers extended until Friday 8 February. for additional information.

The Australian Historical Association will hold its 2008 Biennial Conference from 7 to 10 July, 2008.

AHA 2008 is being hosted by the University of Melbourne, with assistance from Australian Catholic University, Deakin University, La Trobe University and Monash University. All conference venues will be Parkville or central city based.

The Australian Historical Association, founded in 1973, is a national organisation of historians, academic, professional and other, working in all fields of history. Its members number around seven hundred, including universities, libraries and other affiliates.

The 2008 Conference theme is "Locating History". Participants are invited to respond to the broad range of resonances suggested by the theme of history and locality – to make sense of place in history, and to think geographically/spatially about the past.

For further information please contact:
Robert McArthur at

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