Excellence in the humanities

The Academy is the national body for the humanities in Australia, championing the contribution humanities, arts and culture make to national life. Our work aims to ensure ethical, historical and cultural perspectives inform discussions regarding Australia’s future challenges and opportunities.

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Consultation on the challenges and opportunities facing Australia’s humanities-trained workforce closes 28 June 2019.

Future Humanities Workforce

Consultation on the challenges and opportunities facing Australia’s humanities-trained workforce closes 28 June 2019.

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Announcing Dr Ronika Power, the recipient of the 2019 Max Crawford Medal for achievement by an early career humanities scholar.

The Max Crawford Medal

Congratulations to Macquarie University's Dr Ronika Power, the 2019 recipient of Australia's most prestigious award for an early career humanities scholar.

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Registrations now open for the free public event on Gender and the Future Workforce, 5pm Monday 22 July in Perth.

Gender and the Future Workforce

5pm–7pm Monday 22 July 2019 at the State Library of Western Australia, Perth. This free public event forms part of our 50th anniversary program.

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