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Biography Footnotes
Biography Footnotes

Biography Footnotes

The NCB's newsletter is published two times a year and contains information about our activities as well as news about biography in Australia

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Australian Dictionary of Biography
Australian Dictionary of Biography

Australian Dictionary of Biography

Published by the NCB, the ADB contains concise, scholarly biographies of over 13,000 significant and representative Australians

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Obituaries Australia
Obituaries Australia

Obituaries Australia

Obituaries Australia is published by the National Centre of Biography and consists of digitised copies of obituaries published in Australian newspapers, journals and magazines

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Master of Digital Humanities and Public Culture
Master of Digital Humanities and Public Culture

Master of Digital Humanities and Public Culture

The ANU's Master of Digital Humanities and Public Culture equips students with a thorough theoretical and critical grounding in biography, and with the skills and opportunity to undertake their own biographical projects

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Biography Workshop
Biography Workshop

Biography Workshop

The NCB's Biography Workshop meets periodically to discuss issues about the writing of biography with some of Australia's leading biographers

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'Psychology, Biography and History' Workshop
'Psychology, Biography and History' Workshop

'Psychology, Biography and History' Workshop

Join us at this workshop at the ANU on 17-18 November where we will explore the relationship of psycholgy, biography and history

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News & events

14
Feb
‘17

Special NCB Event

Professor Elleke Boehmer will join us on 21 February to talk about Nelson Mandela (1918-2013), first president of democratic South Africa, as a world...

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12
Jan
‘17

Michael Chamberlain obituary

Read Michael Chamberlain's obituary in Obituaries Australia and the Australian Dictionary of Biography entry for his daughter, Azaria.

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17
Oct
‘16

'Psychology, Biography and History' workshop

The NCB is hosting a workshop for staff, students and members of the public interested in exploring the relationship of psychology, biography and...

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ADB video

Professor Melanie Nolan, General Editor of the Australian Dictionary of Biography, discusses the achievements of the ADB over the last 50 years and its current developments.

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