Annemarie, Mike, Tom and Gregg
Annemarie, Mike, Tom and Gregg

Gregg Mitman’s visit

Annemarie, Mike, Tom and Gregg

We were honoured to have Prof. Gregg Mitman join us at the Centre for Environmental History, Australian National University, from May 11-14, 2015. Photos by Alex Roginski A large crowd turned […]

Comments for In the Shadow of Ebola

In the Shadow of Ebola

In the Shadow of Ebola (2015, 27 min) is an intimate story of a family and a nation torn apart by the Ebola outbreak. Caught in an invisible war that […]

Strange Objects for Strange Times

Alexander Boynes Mandy Martin Blast

Libby Robin reviews Climarte ‘Art for a Safe Climate’ events in Melbourne: We live in strange times. Strange weather, strange financial markets, strange technologies are all about us, and anxiety is […]

New paper – Slamming the Anthropocene: Performing climate change in museums

aerial spraying

The Centre for Environmental History’s Libby Robin and Cameron Muir have published a paper in reCollections: a Journal of Museums and Collections. The paper reviews some recent international museum and […]

In the Shadow of Ebola – Exclusive Film Screening and Q&A @NMA

In the Shadow of Ebola

In the Shadow of Ebola (2015, 27 min) is an intimate story of a family and a nation torn apart by the Ebola outbreak.  Caught in an invisible war that […]

Review of Afterburn

Afterburn flames

The Centre for the Histories of Emotions’, Dr Grace Moore, reviews Moira Fahy’s documentary, Afterburn: In the Tiger’s Jaws: Filmed over three years, Moira Fahy’s remarkable documentary, Afterburn: In the Tiger’s Jaws, […]

Slow Media and the Anthropocene Curriculum

Libby Robin

In this video Libby Robin, with colleagues Helmuth Trischler and Reinhold Leinfelder, discusses the idea of ‘slow media’ at Berlin’s Haus der Kulturen der Welt. This was part of a report on […]

Libby Robin on ‘island thinking’ in Aeon Magazine

Surtsey Island in 2006.Photo by Arctic Images/Corbis

The Centre for Environmental History’s Libby Robin recently published an article in Aeon Magazine on ‘island thinking': isolation is no model for a cosmopolitan age… An island was born on 14 […]

Environmental Humanities Volume 5

Environmental Humanities vol 5

Volume 5 of Environmental Humanities is the biggest ever and includes articles by Centre for Environmental History members Libby Robin, Emily O’Gorman and Cameron  Muir. The issue is free online.

CEH members featured in Australian Book Review

Copyright Alison Pouliot

Australian Book Review has just released its first issue devoted to theme of ‘the environment’. The Centre for Environmental History’s Tom Griffiths and Alison Pouliot feature in this issue, as […]