Topic: history

  1. Text USA CHARLOTTESVILLE RALLY AFTERMATH

    August 17, 2017 From Charlottesville to Nazi Germany, sometimes monuments have to fall

    The recent turmoil over the removal of Confederate statues in the United States invites us to think about the importance of monuments and historical memory worldwide. It also invites us to ask, should statues that represent dark episodes in a country’s history be removed? Or should they be kept as reminders of trauma?

  2. Video Lake Mungo 2

    June 14, 2017 Landscapes of the past, living in the present

    Tales as old as time, twist and swirl across the now desert sands of the once lush Lake Mungo, in South Western NSW. It’s a place that’s home to some of Australia’s most significant archaeological sites for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.