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Appendix 7 - Research and professional activities (page one)

Research activities

ARCHER, ERIC

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Issues in collections management and introduction to conservation issues', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, July 2007.

Participant, 'Preventive conservation: Reducing risks to collections', international course, International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, Sibiu, Romania, June–July 2007.

'Exhibition lighting guidelines at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property Conference, Selecting and Communicating Conservation Priorities, Sibiu, Romania, June 2007.

'Towards a sustainable theory of conservation: Integrating conservation and collection management', paper presented at Contemporary Collections, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials National Conference, Brisbane, October 2007.

'Preventive conservation: Reducing risks to collections', paper presented at Contemporary Collections, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials National Conference, Brisbane, October 2007.

'Significance and risk management', paper presented at Significance 2.0, Collections Council of Australia Workshop, Canberra, April 2008.

Publications:
'Towards a sustainable theory of conservation: Integrating conservation and collection management', in A Pagliarino & G Osmond (eds), Contemporary Collections, Preprints from the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials, Brisbane, 2007, pp. 58–61.

ARNOLD, DAVID

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Developing an education kit', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, October 2007.

ARTHUR, JAY

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Panellist and presenter, 'Using objects and people to interpret events and issues in Indigenous history since 1788', Australian History Summer School Workshop, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, January 2008.

BEASLEY, LYN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Chair, 'Learning for life stream', Museums Australia Futures Forum, Museums Australia, Canberra, May 2008.

'Education is not a dirty word', paper presented at the International Conference on the Inclusive Museum, Leiden, Netherlands, June 2008.

'Teaching history through drama', paper presented at the History Teachers Association of Victoria Annual Conference, Melbourne, October 2007.

BLACKSHAW, ADAM

Publications:
A Blackshaw, M Higgins, F Vanclay (eds), Making Sense of Place, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008.

BROWN, NICHOLAS

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Environmental history: A case study', paper presented at the Qualitative Research Methods for Sustainability Symposium, School of Resource and Environmental Science, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

'Roads and tracks: "Making up the coast" of southern New South Wales', paper presented at Environmental History Seminar Series, Fenner School, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

Convenor, Using Lives: A Postgraduate Workshop in Biography, The Australian National University/National Museum of Australia, Canberra, September 2007.

'Ten years is enough: The life and afterlife of Rick Farley', paper presented at Engaging Histories, Regional Conference of the Australian Historical Association, Armidale, NSW, September 2007.

'Inventing traditions and discarding them: An Australian perspective', paper presented at Governing by Looking Back Conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, December 2007.

Presenter, 'The biographical turn', Australian History Teachers Summer School, The Australian National University, Canberra, January 2008.

Invited speaker, 'Testing ourselves: Transnationalism, biography and new directions in Australian History', Keith Cameron Public Lecture in Australian History, University College Dublin Ireland, March 2008.

Publications:
N Brown & L Cardinal (eds), Managing Diversity: Practices of Citizenship, University of Ottawa Press, Canada, 2007.

'They are still people: Economics, welfare and advocacy in Australia', in D Callahan (ed), Australia — Who Cares?, API Network, Perth, 2007, pp. 67–84.

'The gamekeepers' view: A memoir', in S Macintyre & S Fitzpatrick (eds), Against the Grain: Brian Fitzpatrick and Manning Clark in Australian History and Politics, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2007, pp. 223–31, online.

N Brown, RI Downing & JE King (eds), A Biographical Dictionary of Australian and New Zealand Economists, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 2007, pp. 89–91.

CASEY, ANGELA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Small museums: Excursion to Braidwood museums', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

Lecturer, 'Education in museums', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, October 2007.

COATES, IAN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Displaying the remote in the metropolis: The 1928 Australian Inland Mission frontier fete and exhibition', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

COGHLAN, RACHAEL

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Audience development in museums', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

COOPER, CAROL

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Writing history through collections: The Springfield Collection', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

Lecturer, 'Project management: Collections management', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

DOUGLAS, LOUISE

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Enhancing personal and organisational effectiveness', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

Panel member, 'Re-imagining cultural interaction', Social Media and Cultural Communication Conference, Museum of Sydney, February 2008.

Panel member, 'Cities, exhibitions and modern Mexico', Research School of Social Sciences Symposium, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2008.

Publications:
'Representing colonial Australia at British, American and European international exhibitions', reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, vol. 3, no. 1, March 2008, online.

EDMUNDSON, ANNA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Museum governance', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

Lecturer, 'Examination of governance structures', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

Lecturer, 'Governance at the National Gallery of Victoria and the National Museum of Australia', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

Lecturer, 'Strategic planning at the New York Botanical Gardens and the importance of strategic planning in managing small and regional museums', Museum and Collections Program, Museums Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

GARLAND, ROGER

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Managing projects in museums', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

Facilitator, 'Pacific Cultural Heritage in Australian Museums and Galleries: A Regional Dialogue', Pacific Partnerships Workshop Program, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2007.

GRANT, DENNIS

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
D Grant & T Kirkland, Lecturers, 'Marketing and public affairs in museums', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

GREINER, AINSLIE

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'An investigation of a tannate based corrosion inhibitor regimen for the boiler of a 19th century operational paddle steamer PS Enterprise', paper presented at the Interim Meeting of the ICOM–CC Metal Working Group, Amsterdam, September 2007.

'Beyond conservation — industrial heritage management', paper presented at Deutsches Bergbau-Museum, Bochum and LWL – Industriemuseum, Hattingen, Germany, September 2007.

Publications:
A Greiner, D Hallam, D Thurrowgood & D Creagh, 'An investigation of a tannate based corrosion inhibitor regimen for the boiler of a 19th century operational paddle steamer PS Enterprise', in Metal07 Book 5, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2007,
pp. 51–4.

HALL, LAINA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Goldrush connections: The Alexander Mussen collection', paper presented at Moving Cultures, Shifting Identities Conference, Flinders University, Adelaide, December 2007.

HALLAM, DAVID

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Finding evidence of a lost explorer: Ludwig Leichhardt 1848 — not just a name plate and a provenance study?', paper presented at the Interim Meeting of the ICOM–CC Metal Working Group, Amsterdam, September 2007.

Publications:
D Hallam, I Macleod & M Higgins, 'Finding evidence of a lost explorer: Ludwig Leichhardt 1848 — not just a name plate and a provenance study?', Metal07 Book 1, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2007, pp. 73–7.

D Hallam, A Greiner, D Thurrowgood & D Creagh, 'An investigation of a tannate based corrosion inhibitor regimen for the boiler of a 19th century operational paddle steamer PS Enterprise', Metal07 Book 5, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 2007, pp. 51–4.

'Ethische und philosophische Aspekte beim Betrieb von historischen Exponaten — ein Denkansatz'/'Ethical and philosophical issues of operating functional objects; a developing approach', Industrie — Kultur, Denkmalpflege, Landshaft, Sozial-, Umwelt- und Technikgeschichte.

Zeitschrift des Landschaftesverbandes Rheinland/ Rheinisches Industriemuseum und des Landschaftversbandes Westfalen-Lippe/ LWL — Industriemuseum, issue 3, 2007.

HANSEN, CHRISTINE

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Two way flow: Albert Namatjira, Violet Teague and the Hermannsburg water pipe boomerang', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

HANSEN, GUY

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Co-convenor (with P Stanley), Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

Presenter, 'A curator's view', Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

Publications:
'Hung, drawn and quartered: Exhibiting political cartoons', in R Phiddian & H Manning (eds), Comic Commentators: Contemporary Political Cartooning, API Network, Perth, 2008, pp. 179–86.

'The trophy cabinet', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, pp. 49–60.

'Mate against mate', League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 80.

HARVEY, DAINA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Public programs in museums: The Dora Fay Davenport show', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

HELMAN, SUSANNAH

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Heirlooms speaking for themselves', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

HENDERSON, ROWAN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'The responsible use of memory in museums', paper presented at the Third UNESCO International Memory of the World Conference, National Library of Australia, Canberra, February 2008.

HENHAM, ADRIAN

Publications:
'Being capped', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 64.

'On the air', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 76.

'David and Goliath', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 78.

'The Tina Turner years', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 86.

HETHERINGTON, MICHELLE

Book review, Danielle Clode, Voyages to the South Seas: In Search of Terres Australes, in Historical Records of Science, vol. 18, issue 2, 2007, pp. 290–1.

HIGGINS, MATTHEW

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Gnarled: Using lives in the high country and beyond', paper presented at Using Lives: A Postgraduate Workshop in Biography, National Museum of Australia/The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

'Are we related? Recording and sharing grandma's memories', paper presented at Meeting Spaces for Museum Volunteers Conference, Museums Australia, Lachlan Chapter, Galong, NSW, September 2007.

'The Snowy: An object lesson', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

Publications:
M Higgins, D Hallam & I Macleod, 'Finding evidence of a lost explorer: Ludwig Leichhardt 1848 — not just a name plate and a provenance study?', Metal07 Book 1, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2007, pp. 73–7.

M Higgins, A Blackshaw, F Vanclay (eds), Making Sense of Place, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008.

JENSEN, SOPHIE

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Your story — from Eternity to here', paper presented at Using Lives: A Postgraduate Workshop in Biography, National Museum of Australia/The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

KIRKLAND, TRISH

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
T Kirkland & D Grant, Lecturers, 'Marketing and public affairs in museums', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

KONISHI, SHINO

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Rainbow Serpent', paper presented at the Symbols of Australia Symposium, University of Sydney, February 2008.

Publications:
'Inhabited by a race of formidable giants: French explorers, Aborigines, and the endurance of the fantastic in the Great South Land, 1803', Australian Humanities Review, issue 44, April 2008, online.

LEWIS, DARRELL

Publications:
'Broncoing: a uniquely Australian cattle-handling technology', Prometheus, vol. 25, no. 4, December 2007, pp. 415–31.

'Death on the Cooper: King's Secret?', Aboriginal History, vol. 31, 2007, pp. 141–51.

The Murranji Track: Ghost Road of the Drovers, Central Queensland University Press, Rockhampton, 2008.

Roping in the History of Broncoing, Central Queensland University Press, Rockhampton, 2008.

MCNAUGHT, PIP

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Collections and de-accessioning', paper presented at Working Spaces for Museum Volunteers Conference, Museums Australia, Lachlan Chapter, Galong, NSW, October 2007.

MAIN, GEORGE

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Lake George, material culture, and the pastoral frontier: A glimpse into an upcoming exhibition at the National Museum of Australia', forum presentation at Weereewa: A Festival of Lake George, Bungendore, NSW, March 2008.

Publications:
'Turbulence — a note from Scottsdale', in G Main & J Reid (eds), Scottsdale, The Australian National University, Canberra, 2007.

G Main & J Reid (eds), Scottsdale, The Australian National University, Canberra, 2007.

MERCIECA, ALISON

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Digging up history using Hmong agriculture tools', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

MORTON, CRADDOCK

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Management, leadership and vision in museums', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

NEALE, MARGO

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'What's in a name? Who you callin' urban?', paper presented at Who You Callin' Urban Forum, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, July 2007.

'Two worlds/one vision: The enigma of Emily — art reflects life', paper presented at Indigenous Lives Conference, National Centre for Indigenous Studies/Australian Centre for Indigenous History, The Australian National University/ University of Western Australia, Canberra, July 2007.

'Telling our own stories in the Gallery of First Australians: History, issues and agency', lecture presented at Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Graduate Program, Canberra, October 2007.

'Root and branch renewal needs a trunk: Where historians fear to tread', paper presented at Australian History Teachers Summer School, The Australian National University, Canberra, January 2008.

'Two worlds, one vision: The enigma of Emily', public lecture to Australian Studies Association, Kansai Province, Osaka, February 2008.

'Emily and the politics of visibility', lecture to Kansai Professors, National Museum of Art, Osaka, February 2008.

Lecturer, 'Sites of negotiation: Curating across cultures', Indigenous Curatorship and Collections Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, March 2008.

'Indigenous voices, strangers on the shore: Early coastal contacts in Australia', speech at launch of P Veth, P Sutton & M Neale (eds), Strangers on the Shore: Early Coastal Contacts with Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, April 2008.

'The impossible modernist', paper presented at academic symposium in conjunction with the Utopia: the Genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye exhibition, The Yomiuri Shimbun, National Art Centre, Tokyo, June 2008.

'Politics of visibility — placing Emily', paper presented at academic forum in conjunction with the Utopia: the Genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye exhibition, The Yomiuri Shimbun, National Art Centre, Tokyo, June 2008.

Publications:
Editor, Utopia: The Genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Yomiuri Shimbun, Tokyo, 2008.

'Marks of meaning: The genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye', in M Neale (ed.), Utopia: The Genius of Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Yomiuri Shimbun, Tokyo, 2008, pp. 33–47.

M Neale, P Veth & P Sutton (eds), Strangers on the Shore: Early Coastal Contacts with Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008.

'Out-of-country: Too many cooks spoilt the broth', in P Veth, P Sutton & M Neale (eds), Strangers on the Shore: Early Coastal Contacts with Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, pp. 76–93.

NINK, KIPLEY

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
K Nink & J Arthur, 'Using objects and people to interpret events and issues in Indigenous history since 1788', paper presented at Australian History Teachers Summer School, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, January 2008.

'Putting people and politics back into Asmat art', paper presented at Oceanic Connections Conference, The Australian National University, Canberra, April 2008.

OAKMAN, DANIEL

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Student sojourners: Museums and the transnational experience of international students', paper presented at Moving Cultures, Shifting Identities Conference, Flinders University, Adelaide, December 2007.

PARNELL, MEGAN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Trace of the brush: Telling Chinese Australian histories through the Harvest of Endurance scroll at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the Chinese Australian Historical Society Annual General Meeting, History House, Sydney, December 2007.

PEGRAM, AARON

Publications:
'A question of duty', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 68.

'The "Grand Old Man" of Rugby League', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 70.

'Rugby League and beer', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 72.

'The Magpies' nest', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2008, p. 74.

PICKERING, MICHAEL

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Lost in time', paper presented at Where are the Bodies? Conference, University of Sydney, November 2007.

Panellist, 'Rapatrier les restes humains: Pourquoi, pour qui, dans quelles conditions?', Des Collection anatomiques aux objets de culte: Conservation et exposition des restes humains dans les musées, Musée du Quai Branly, Paris, February 2008.

Lecturer, 'Repatriation', Museums and Collections Program, Indigenous Collections and Exhibitions Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2008.

Publications:
'Where to from here? Repatriation of Indigenous human remains and "The Museum"', in SK Knell, S MacLeod & S Watson (eds), Museum Revolutions: How Museums Change and Are Changed, Routledge, Oxford, UK, 2007, pp. 250–9.

'Introduction: Sand, seed, hair and paint', in V Johnson (ed.), Papunya Painting: Out of the Desert, National Museum of Australia Press, Canberra, 2007, pp. 1–2.

REYNOLDS, AMANDA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Collections: A cross cultural approach to access and care', paper presented at Come Weave With Me Forum and Workshop, Arts Tasmania, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston, August 2007.

Session convenor, 'Museums and galleries: Transforming policy and practice to support cultural sustainability', at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies' Conference, Forty Years On: Political Transformation and Sustainability since the Referendum and into the Future, The Australian National University, Canberra, November 2007.

A Reynolds & J Gough, 'In collaboration: Collecting, interpreting and preserving Tasmanian Aboriginal cultural heritage at the National Museum of Australia', paper presented at the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies' Conference, Forty Years On: Political Transformation and Sustainability since the Referendum and into the Future, The Australian National University, Canberra, November 2007.

Lecturer, 'Consultation and collaboration: What's the difference?', Museums and Collections Program, Indigenous Collections and Exhibitions Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, March 2008.

ROBIN, LIBBY

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Desert nationalism: Identity and arid zone ecology in Australia', public lecture at the Research Centre for Environmental History and Policy, University of Stirling, Scotland, September 2007.

'The big here and the long now', Workshop on History and Sustainability, presented at University of Cambridge, UK, September 2007.

Convenor, Boom and Bust: Bird Stories for a Dry Country Symposium, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2007.

'Emu', paper presented at Boom and Bust: Bird Stories for a Dry Country Symposium, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2007.

'Mother Earth and the Fatherland: National identity, landscape art and ecology', paper presented at Joint Australian Studies Symposium, Menzies Centre for Australian Studies (Kings College London)/University of Copenhagen, May 2008.

Publications:
'Ecology and identity: Australians caring for desert', in D Callahan (ed.), Australia — Who Cares?, API Network, Perth, 2007, pp. 85–105.

L Robin & MA Smith, 'Science in place and time: Archaeology, ecology and environmental history', in C Dickman, D Lunney & S Burgin (eds), Animals of Arid Australia: Out on their Own?, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Sydney, 2007, pp. 188–96.

'Harold James Firth (1921–1982), wildlife biologist and conservationist', in D Langmore (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 17, Melbourne University Press, 2007, pp. 413–15.

L Robin & T Griffiths, 'Francis Noble Ratcliffe, 1904–1979', in N Koertge (ed.), New Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Charles Scribner's Sons, Farmington Hills, MI, pp. 207–11.

L Robin & MA Smith, 'Australian environmental history: Ten years on', Environment and History, vol. 14, no. 2, May 2008, pp. 1–4.

'The eco-humanities as literature: A new genre?', Australian Literary Studies, vol. 23, no. 3, May 2008, pp. 290–304.

L Robin, J Fischer et al., 'Mind the sustainability gap', Trends in Ecology and Evolution, vol. 22, no. 12, December 2007, pp. 621–4.

L Robin, PR Sweet, JW Duckworth & TJH Trombone, 'The Hall collections of birds from Wonsan, Central Korea, in Spring 1903', Forktail, vol. 23, 2007, pp. 129–34.

L Robin & W Steffen, 'History for the Anthropocen', History Compass, vol. 5, no. 5, 2007, pp. 1694–719.

'Wattle nationalism', National Library of Australia News, January 2008, pp. 3–6.

'Living with lyrebirds', Kunapipi, XXIX, April 2008, pp. 126–64.

'Backs turned on the outback', Canberra Times, 20 October 2008, b3.

'The problematic pastoral: Ecocriticism in Australia', Australian Humanities Review, issue 42–43, August – September 2007, online.

Book review, J Long, Swimming in Stone, in Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 18, no. 2, December 2007, pp. 301–3.

SANDERSON, RACHEL

Publications:
'Re-writing the history of Australia's tropical rainforests: "Alien invasives or ancient indigenes?"', Environment and History, vol. 14, no. 2, May 2008, pp. 165–85.

SCHAMBERGER, KAREN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'The role of a historian in the museum', paper presented at Public History in the Public Domain Symposium, Professional Historians Association (NSW), The Australian National University, Canberra, July 2007.

'Weaving women's lives: The Lidija Buduls collection of Latvian national dresses', paper presented at Moving Cultures, Shifting Identities Conference, Flinders University, Adelaide, December 2007.

'Re-presenting Little Red Riding Hood', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

SEAR, MARTHA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
M Sear & K Wehner, 'Engaging the material world: Object knowledge and Australian Journeys', paper presented at Beyond Text: Synaesthetic and Sensory Practices in Anthropology Conference, Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland/Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology/The Centre for Screen Studies, University of Manchester, UK, July 2007.

Lecturer, 'Managing creative people', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

M Sear & K Wehner, 'Object knowledge and object biography', paper presented to Bringing Past to Present: History Graduate Workshop, Research School of Social Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, November 2007.

M Sear & K Wehner, 'Connecting museum visitors to the past through objects', Bringing Past to Present: History Graduate Workshop, Research School of Social Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, November 2007.

Lecturer, 'Museums and communities', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, May 2008.

SHEPHARD, DENIS

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'The Springfield collection: Documenting life in rural New South Wales', paper presented at the Royal Australian Historical Society Conference, Canberra, October 2007.

SMITH, NICOLA

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'A study of bark used as a substrate for Australian Aboriginal bark paintings', paper presented at Contemporary Collections: Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials National Conference, Brisbane, October 2007.

'Treatment of waterlogged, Bronze-Age archaeological organics from a terrestrial northern Vietnam site', paper presented at Contemporary Collections: Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials National Conference, Brisbane, October 2007.

Publications:
N Smith, R Heady & K Roth, 'A study of bark used as a substrate for Australian Aboriginal bark paintings', in A Pagliarino & G Osmond (eds), Contemporary Collections, Preprints from the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials, Canberra, 2007, pp. 51–6.

'Treatment of waterlogged, Bronze-Age archaeological organics from a terrestrial northern Vietnam site' (with J Andrewartha) in A Pagliarino & G Osmond (eds), Contemporary Collections, Preprints from the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials, Canberra, 2007, pp. 187–96.

SMITH, MIKE

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'Human–environment interactions in Australian drylands: Time-series analysis of archaeological records', paper presented at The Tropics: Heat Engine of Climate Change? XVII INQUA Congress, Cairns, July/August 2007.

Convenor, 'In her footsteps: A conversation with Robyn Davidson', National Museum of Australia, Canberra, September 2007.

'Climate change or human impact? Australia's megafaunal extinction', paper presented at the Selwyn Symposium, Geological Society of Australia, University of Melbourne, September 2007.

Invited participant, Professor Jane Carruthers, Environmental History Workshop, The Australian National University/University of South Africa, The Australian National University, Canberra, October 2007.

Workshop participant, 'The ecology of arid Australia', ARC-NZ: Research Workshop for Vegetation Function Working Group 34 — Arid Australia, CSIRO, Alice Springs, October 2007.

'People and place on a desert frontier: Aboriginal history in Western Central Australia, 1850–1980', The John Ferry Heritage Lecture, Heritage Futures Research Centre, University of New England, Armidale, October 2007.

'Genyornis', paper presented at Boom and Bust: Bird Stories for a Dry Country Symposium, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2007.

Lecturer, 'Australian deserts, archaeology, and the national imagination', Centre for Australian Studies, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, April 2008.

'Australian deserts — an archaeology of dispersal and colonisation', paper presented at Greenlandic Research Centre – SILA, National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen, April 2008.

Panellist, IHOPE Program, 'Australian initiatives in integrating archaeological and historical data with climate science and Quaternary science perspectives', Resilience 2008 (Resilience, Adaptation and Transformation in Turbulent Times), Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences & Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University, April 2008.

'Australian deserts — an archaeology of dispersal and colonisation', paper presented in African & Comparative Archaeology Program, Department of Archaeology and Ancient History, Uppsala University, Sweden, April 2008.

Speaker, 'Time-series analysis of archaeological records from Australian drylands', Afrikansk och jämförande arkeologi (African and Comparative Archaeology Program), Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia (Department of Archaeology and Ancient History), Uppsala Universitet, Sweden, April 2008.

Speaker, 'The archaeology of the last millennium in Central Australia', Afrikansk och jämförande arkeologi (African and Comparative Archaeology program), Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia (Department of Archaeology and Ancient history), Uppsala Universitet, Sweden, April 2008.

'An archaeologist's view', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

Convenor, 'All along the line: A conversation with author Bill Fox', National Museum of Australia, Canberra, May 2008.

Publications:
MA Smith & L Robin, 'Science in place and time: Archaeology, ecology and environmental history', in C Dickman, D Lunney & S Burgin (eds), Animals of Arid Australia: Out on their Own?, Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, Sydney, 2007, pp. 188–96.

MA Smith & J Ross, 'Research Report — A Late Pleistocene Site on Watarrka Plateau Central Australia', in Australian Aboriginal Studies 2007, vol. 1, 2007, pp. 138–43.

MA Smith, PSC Tacon, D Curnoe & A Thorne, 'Human dispersal into Australasia', Science 2007, vol. 315, pp. 597–8.

MA Smith & J Ross, 'A re-investigation of the archaeology of Geosurveys Hill, Northern Simpson Desert', Australian Archaeology 2007, vol. 64, pp 50–2.

MA Smith, AN Williams, CSM Turney & ML Cupper, 'AustArch1: A database of 14C and luminescence ages from archaeological sites in the Australian arid zone', Australian Archaeology 2008, vol. 66, p. 99.

MA Smith & L Robin, 'Australian environmental history: ten years on', Environment and History, vol. 14, no. 2, May 2008, pp. 1–4.

MA Smith & J Ross, 'What happened at 1500–1000 BP in Central Australia? Timing, impact and archaeological signatures', The Holocene, vol. 18, issue 3, 2008, pp. 379–88.

MA Smith, A Williams, C Turney & ML Cupper, 'Human–environment interactions in Australian drylands: Exploratory time-series analysis of archaeological records', The Holocene, vol. 18, no. 3, 2008, pp 389–401.

MA Smith & J Ross, 'Glen Thirsty: The history and archaeology of a desert well', Australian Archaeology, vol. 66, 2008, pp. 45–59.

Book review, P Jones, Ochre and Rust: Artefacts and Encounters on Australian Frontiers, in reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia, vol. 3, no. 1, 2008, online.

STANLEY, PETER

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'War and family memory', paper presented to Canberra and District Heraldry and Genealogy Society, Canberra, July 2007.

'Our sensibilities become blunted: questioning the evidence in surgical history', paper presented at Australian Society for Medical History Conference, Canberra, July 2007.

'Surgical history by a non-surgeon', paper presented at Australasian Medical Deans Conference, Canberra, October 2007.

'Battlefields I have known', paper presented to National Trust ACT, Canberra, November 2007.

'War and Australian museums', paper presented at Australian Museums Since the 1970s Workshop, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2007.

Conference organiser and panellist, Pacific Cultural Heritage in Australian Museums and Galleries, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, November 2007.

'The baby and the bathwater: What's wrong with the old directions in Australian history?', paper presented at Australian History Teachers Summer School, The Australian National University, Canberra, January 2008.

Convenor/chair (multiple sessions), Rum Rebellion: Authority and Protest in Convict Australia Symposium, National Museum of Australia/Historic Houses Trust of NSW, Sydney, March 2008.

'Forgotten Anzacs', launch speech for Peter Ewer, Forgotten Anzacs, Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, April 2008.

'Researching and writing history', workshop presented to ACT Writers Centre, Canberra, April 2008.

Guest speaker, Margaret Hadfield's Gallipoli Series exhibition, Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre, Queanbeyan, NSW, April 2008.

Commentator, Anzac Day March, 666 ABC Canberra, April 2008.

Organiser and chair, Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

'Artefacts of British soldiers in colonial Australia', paper presented at Material Histories: Objects as Sources?, National Museum of Australia Collections Symposium, Canberra, May 2008.

Panellist, 'Is war justified?', Sydney Writers Festival, Sydney, May 2008.

'Reflections on writing surgical history', paper presented at Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress, Hong Kong, May 2008.

'Framing an historical research project in medical history — Mark Johnston's Stretcher Bearers', paper presented at Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Congress, Hong Kong, May 2008.

'Invading Australia and the implications of questioning Australia's historical understanding', keynote paper presented to National Civics and Citizenship Education Forum, Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Canberra, June 2008.

Publications:
'What is the Battle for Australia?', Australian Army Journal, vol. IV, no. 2, Winter, 2007, pp. 17–34.

Book review, C Twomey, Australia's Forgotten Prisoners, in Canberra Times, 4 August 2007.

Book review, M Hastings, Nemesis: The Battle for Japan 1944–45, the Australian, 12 January 2008.

Contributor, G Weinberg et al., World War II Chronicle, Legacy, Chicago, 2008, pp. 97, 108, 117, 133, 135, 197, 239, 257, 273, 307, 345, 351.

'The Gallipoli campaign: History and memory, myth and legend', in D Gare & D Ritter, Making Australian History: Perspectives on the Past since 1788, Thomson, Sydney, 2008, pp. 311–16.

Invading Australia: Japan and the Battle for Australia, 1942, Penguin Books, Melbourne, 2008.

TAIT, ROBIN

Publications:
R Tait, M Kubik & D Creagh, 'New analytical methods for the provenancing of red ochre', Contemporary Collections, Preprints from the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials National Conference, Brisbane, 2007.

THORLEY, PETER

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
'The life and collections of Herbert Browne', paper presented at Using Lives: A Postgraduate Workshop in Biography, National Museum of Australia/The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

Session chair, curator presentation, Australian Government Summer School for Teachers of Australian History, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, January 2008.

THURROWGOOD, DAVID

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
D Thurrowgood, K Wehner & U Sattler, 'Macdonnell's telescope: Amateur restoration, museum conservation and historical interpretation', paper presented at Metal07: Triennial meeting of the ICOM-CC Metal Working Group, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, September 2007.

Publications:
D Thurrowgood, D Hallam, A Greiner & D Creagh, 'An investigation of a tannate based corrosion inhibitor regimen for the boiler of a 19th century operational paddle steamer PS Enterprise', Metal07 Book 5, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, 2007, pp. 51–4.

TONKIN, SUSAN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Understanding audiences', Museums and Collections Program, Meaning and Message Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, August 2007.

TRINCA, MATHEW

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Lecturer, 'Museums and their mission: Strategies for managing outcomes', Museums and Collections Program, Museum Management Course, The Australian National University, Canberra, September 2007.

'The new Commonwealth: Australians and London's Overseas Visitors Club in the 1950s and 1960s', paper presented at Engaging Histories, Australian Historical Association Regional Conference, Armidale, NSW, September 2007.

Lecturer, 'Museology and museum practice', History Postgraduate Program, University of Sydney, April 2008.

Publications:
'James Del Piano', Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 17, The Australian National University, Canberra, 2007, p. 312.

VAN REYK, CINNAMON

Publications:
'Team mascots', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, 2008, p. 82.

'The fighting tiger', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, 2008, p. 84.

'Number one shark', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, 2008, p. 88.

'In honour of our mates', in League of Legends: 100 Years of Rugby League in Australia, National Museum of Australia, Canberra, 2008, p. 90.

WEHNER, KIRSTEN

Conferences/seminars/workshops:
Participant, National Museum Narratives Workshop, University of Leicester, UK, July 2007.

K Wehner & M Sear, 'Engaging the material world: Object knowledge and Australian Journeys', paper presented at Beyond Text: Synaesthetic and Sensory Practices in Anthropology Conference, Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland/Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology/The Centre for Screen Studies, University of Manchester, UK, July 2007.

K Wehner, D Thurrowgood & U Sattler, 'Macdonnell's telescope: Amateur restoration, museum conservation and historical interpretation', paper presented at Metal07: Triennial meeting of the ICOM-CC Metal Working Group, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, September 2007.

K Wehner and M Sear, 'Object knowledge and object biography', paper presented to Bringing Past to Present: History Graduate Workshop, Research School of Social Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, November 2007.

K Wehner & M Sear, 'Connecting museum visitors to the past through objects', Bringing Past to Present: History Graduate Workshop, Research School of Social Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, November 2007.

'Creating a country and national history', presented at Australian History Teachers Summer School, National Museum of Australia, January 2008.