Flood Country: An Environmental History of the Murray-Darling Basin

By Emily O’Gorman Available now: http://www.publish.csiro.au/nid/21/pid/6650.htm Flood Country examines changing understandings of the rivers, floods and floodplains of the Murray-Darling Basin since 1850. It examines many tensions, ranging from early exchanges between…

Recording of Professor Sverker Sörlin’s lecture

Global Change, History and Planetary Futures: Stories from Sweden’s far northern edge On Tuesday 29 May Professor Sverker Sörlin gave a public lecture to a packed theatre at the Australian…

Eric Rolls Memorial Lecture

National Library Theatre, Canberra, Tuesday 17 July, 6pm Presented by the Watermark Literary Society in association with the National Library of Australia A Meander Down a River or Two –…

Regarding the Earth: Ecological Vision in Word and Image

31 August – 2 September 2012 in Melbourne Abstract By: 22 June 2012 (extended deadline) http://arts.monash.edu.au/ecps/conferences/regarding-the-earth/   4th ASLEC-ANZ Biennial Conference in association with RMIT and Monash Universities   Confirmed…