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In Dialogue with Dr Sandra Obradovic about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

‘Past, Present and Future: How We Use History to Make Sense of Politics’ Sue: What is this talk all about? Sandra: The talk is about a few different research projects that I have been involved in that broadly focus on examining the relationship between history and group identities. More specifically, the different projects each explore… Continue reading In Dialogue with Dr Sandra Obradovic about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

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Past, Present and Future: How We Use History to Make Sense of Politics

References to history seem to become more and more commonplace within political rhetoric. Golden eras, better days and the romanticization of history sits uncomfortably with the rising criticism of how historical figures, statues, street names and commemorations paint a particular version of history that disregards the negative acts and events of ‘our’ country. Both of… Continue reading Past, Present and Future: How We Use History to Make Sense of Politics