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Author Australian Academy of the Humanities. Symposium (1994 : Sydney, N.S.W.)

Title The Humanities and a creative nation : jubilee essays / edited by Deryck M. Schreuder
Published Canberra : Australian Academy of the Humanities, [1995]
©1995

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Description xvi, 291 pages : portrait ; 25 cm
Series Occasional paper ; 17
Occasional paper (Australian Academy of the Humanities) ; 17
Contents Foreword. 'National needs' and the role of the humanities / Deryck Schreuder -- Part I. Perspectives. The humanities and Australian cultural traditions -- Opening address to 'Celebrating the Humanities' / Bill Hayden -- Annual Lecture. History's page: Australia as a post-colonial society / Deryck Schreuder -- Jubilee Lecture. Music and the humanities / Peter Sculthorpe -- Hancock Lecture. Mabo and the humanities / Noel Pearson -- Part II. Proceedings. The humanities at work today: icons, debate and research agenda -- The question of authorship: texts and images -- Introduction / Harold Love -- Editing the Academy editions / Paul Eggert -- Computers and the idea of authorship / John Burrows -- Art and life / Joan Kerr -- The 'Canon' and its critics: language, ideas and culture -- Introduction / Margaret Clunies Ross -- A question of cultural studies / Meaghan Morris -- Designing women, designating texts / Kate Lilley -- Dictionaries, language and 'canonicity' / Gary Simes --Histories: past and present -- Introduction / Donald Denoon -- Cultural history and Anzac history / Stephen Garton -- Feminist history / Barbara Caine -- Adopting a global perspective / David Christian -- Intellectual history / Conal Condren -- Part III. Public Forum. Who cares about the humanities? / Chair: Gough Whitlam. Panel: John Jory; Margaret Clunies Ross; Graeme Clarke; Harold Love; John Mulvaney
Notes "Papers from the Silver Jubilee (1969-1994) Symposium of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, held at the State Library of NSW, Sydney, 2-5 November 1994"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Occasional paper (Australian Academy of the Humanities) no:17 1443-7678
Subject Art and state -- Australia -- Congresses.
Art and state -- Australia.
Humanities -- Australia -- Congresses.
Humanities -- Australia.
Social sciences -- Australia -- Congresses.
Australia -- Cultural policy -- Congresses.
Australia -- Cultural policy.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Schreuder, D. M. (Deryck Marshall)
Australian Academy of the Humanities.
Australian Academy of the Humanities (Silver Jubilee Symposium.) : (1994 : Sydney, N.S.W.)
ISBN 090989731X
Other Titles Silver jubilee symposium