Australian Visual Histories
Understand how images shaped ideas, debates and attitudes in the past
Question how can we use images to write history
Return archival photos of Aboriginal people to relatives in the present
Historic photos reunited with Indigenous Australians
A small group is gathered around a photo book in the remote north of Western Australia, Kimberley locals, young and old, searching for familiar faces.Read more
Studying History introduces you to the way we create the collective memory of the human race. This is not as easy as it sounds, as our memory can play tricks.
Indigenous Knowledge, History and Heritage
A major in Indigenous Knowledge, History and Heritage will allow you to explore the worldview and historical experiences of Indigenous peoples in Australia as well as critically analyse Western disciplinary constructs around Indigenous knowledges and peoples.