Center for Australian and New Zealand Studies
Center for Australian and New Zealand Studies
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Harry Ransom Center Fellow Lisa Coleman

Tue, May 19, 2015

Coleman is researching the life of Norman Hall, an Australian-born picture editor known as "the godfather of photography"





Dr. Barker delivering the keynote address

Native American & Indigenous Students Symposium‏

Imagining an Indigenous Future

Mon, May 4, 2015


Anzac Day Marked in Austin

Tue, Apr 28, 2015













Indigenous Writing Today

Thu, Apr 9, 2015

Sue Abbey and Ellen van Neerven spoke on campus about black&write!, an innovative national project that seeks to cultivate a significant Indigenous writing community in Australia.


Funding Opportunity—Deadline April 15

Wed, Apr 8, 2015

The American Australian Association is now accepting applications for 2015 Australia to US Fellowships.



The Night Guest

Fiona McFarlane Reading at the University of Texas

The distinguished Australian novelist read from her award-winning novel, The Night Guest

Mon, Apr 6, 2015


Fiona McFarlane & Michael McGriff

A Reading by Fiona McFarlane & Michael McGriff

Thursday, April 2, 2015; 7:30 pm Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302 on campus

Tue, Mar 31, 2015

Fiona McFarlane's brilliant debut novel, The Night Guest, won Australia's Voss Literary Prize, Miles Franklin Literary Award, shared the Barbara Jefferis Award, and was on numerous "Best Books" lists of 2014. The novel was also shortlisted for several other top Australian prizes as well as the London Guardian and the LA Times First Book prizes. She is teaching creative writing in the UT Department of English this spring.





Proffessor Bain Attwood

Bain Attwood at the British Studies Seminar

Fri, February 6th

Wed, Feb 4, 2015