Curthoys, Ann (1945-)

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Historians; Professors; Historian
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35767906
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1078382

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b. 1945

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Curthoys, Ann
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia
    Smart, Judith and Swain, Shurlee (eds.)
    [2014]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project
  3. Women's Studies at the Australian National University: The early years
    Curthoys, Ann
    [1998]
    Series: IspartOf Australian Feminist Studies
  4. Ann Curthoys interviewed by Susan Marsden [sound recording]
    [2002]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Oral History and Folklore Collection
    4 sound files (194 min.) Professor Curthoys recalls her youth, including her parents' Communist Party membership; her education at Broken Hill; Newcastle and Sydney; her and her mother's involvement in the Union of Australian Women which gave them both a background in feminism and Aboriginal issues; Eureka Youth League; Labor Club; International Students Association; her career as an academic and historian. She talks about her position as Foundational Lecturer in Women's Studies at the Australian National University, Canberra, A.C.T. (1976-77), her position as lecturer at the New South Wales Institute of Technology (1978-1986), and her appointment as Professor in 1986. In 1988 when the Institute became the University of Technology, Sydney, she was reappointed as Professor of Social History; her return to the Australian National University in 1995 as Manning Clark Professor of History and Head of the History Department. Professor Curthoys recalls her student days at the University of Sydney,where she took part in anti-war demonstrations and the 1965 Freedom Ride in NSW that raised awareness of Aboriginal issues and racism in Australia; in 1970 she joined Glebe Women's Liberation Group; 1971 helped establish Women's Liberation newspaper Mejane and the journal, Refractory Girl. She speaks about being closely involved with teaching and developing public history (applied history); the bicentennial work, Australians: a historical library (one of the first great collaborative projects amongst historians throughout Australia; National Museum of Australia; Australian Research Council. Professor Curthoys also discusses her own views on postwar Australian history and historiography.
    ORAL TRC 4911
  5. Papers of Marilyn Lake, 1964-1999 [manuscript]
    [4.2 m : 1964 - 2004]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    The papers comprise correspondence, appointment diaries, photographs, newspaper cuttings, research material, and the drafts of Lake's books, articles, lectures, reviews, conference papers and other writings. The papers relate mostly to her academic career and her work as a historian, feminist and social commentator. There are a group of papers relating to Lake's appointment as Chair of Australian Studies at Harvard University, 2001-2002. Correspondents include Michael Roe, Stuart Macintyre, Joy Damousi, Kay Saunders and Graeme Davison. The papers concerning 'Limits of hope' include letters and photographs from a number of soldier settlers or family members recalling conditions on settlements in Victoria after World War I.
    MS 9715

Resources by Ann Curthoys (48)

  1. Ann Curthoys interviewed by Susan Marsden
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,116.453)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 64,116.453)

  2. Freedom ride : a freedomrider remembers : endnotes to the book / by Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Archived website : 2002 ]
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    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,504.078)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 49,504.078)

  3. [Book review]Paul Hasluck in Australian history : civic personality and public life/ edited by Tom Stannage, Kay Saunders, and Richard Nile / Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 2001 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48,134.566)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 48,134.566)

  4. Stanner and the historians / Anne Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 2008 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,574.914)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,574.914)

  5. Freedom ride : its significance today
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    Possibly online
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,320.723)

  6. Good Christians and useful workers : Aborigines, church and State in NSW 1870-1833
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 1982 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,193.844)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 47,193.844)

  7. National narratives, war commemoration, and recial exclusion in a settler society : the Australian case / Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 1998 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,915.062)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,915.062)

  8. Rewriting Australian history : review article
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 1983 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,790.621)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,790.621)

  9. Race and ethnicity (microform) : A study of the response of British colonists to Aborigines, Chinese and non-British Europeans in New South Wales, 1856-1881
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Microform, Book : 1973 ]
    At UNSW Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,675.984)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 46,675.984)

  10. The proof of continuity of native title : an historian's perspective / Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Book : 1997 ]
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    At AIATSIS Collections
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Resources about Ann Curthoys (15)

  1. Ann Curthoys interviewed by Susan Marsden
    Curthoys, Ann, 1945-
    [ Sound : 2002 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 63,652.945)

  2. The deep roots of racism [review of Who are our enemies ed. by A. Curthoys and A. Markus]
    Corris, Peter, 1942-
    [ Book : 1979 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,901.723)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 56,901.723)

  3. [Review of] Who are our enemies racism and the Australian working class / edited by A. Curthoys and A. Markus
    Stannage, Tom, 1944-2012
    [ Book : 1979 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 52,886.09)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 52,886.09)

  4. John Docker and Ann Curthoys papers, 1961-1990
    Docker, John, 1945-
    [ Unpublished : 1961-1990 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,589.594)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,589.594)

  5. Freedom ride : a freedom rider remembers / Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann
    [ Book : 2002-2003 ]
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    At 115 libraries
    Freedom ride : a freedom rider remembers / Ann Curthoys
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,717.168)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,717.168)

  6. Dr Ann Curthoys
    Photographer: ANU Photographic Services
    [ Photograph : 1995-2018 ]
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    At ANU Inst Rep
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  7. AIATSIS conference 2004
    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
    [ Video, Sound : 2004 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26,419.359)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 26,419.359)

  8. For and against feminism : a personal journey into feminist theory and history / Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann
    [ Book : 1988 ]
    Languages: English;ned;Undetermined;ete, [4 others]
    At 63 libraries
    For and against feminism : a personal journey into feminist theory and history / Ann Curthoys
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21,697.121)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 21,697.121)

  9. A ride that began to close Australia's black-white divide
    Messenger, Robert
    [ Book : 2002 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 20,901.16)

  10. Feminist histories / Jill Julius Matthews ... [et al.] ; edited by Bain Attwood and Joy Damousi
    Matthews, Jill Julius
    [ Book : 1991 ]
    At 33 libraries
    Feminist histories / Jill Julius Matthews ... [et al.] ; edited by Bain Attwood and Joy Damousi
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16,159.59)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 16,159.59)

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  1. Curthoys, Barbara (1924-2000)
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    ... Curthoys, Barbara (1924-2000) ... Finder. Married Geoff Curthoys in 1944. Gave birth to Ann in 1945 and Jean in 1947. Moved with her ... Barbara Curthoys was an important figure in the history of Communism, feminism, the peace movement ...
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  2. Summers, Anne (1945-)
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    ... Summers, Anne (1945-) ... 12 March 1945, the first of six children of Eileen Frances Hogan and Austin Henry Fairhurst Cooper, a ... specifically Australian historical and social context. She had been influenced by an essay by historian Ann ...
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  3. Women's Studies Program, Australian National University Australian National University (1976-)
    ... Curthoys, Ann (1945 - ) ... celebrated with a seminar featuring current and former staff including Ann Curthoys, Susan Magarey and Liz ... University in 1974 as an interdisciplinary course for advanced-year students. In January 1976, Dr Ann ...
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  1. BOOKS Clearing the ground IRELAND AND IRISH AUSTRALIA: Studies in Cultural and Political History. Edited by Oliver MacDonagh and W. F. Mandle. Croom Helm. 284pp. $30. BETTER DEAD T...
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 7 March 1987 p 3 Article
    ... 's First Cold War 1945-59, Volume 2. Edited by Ann Curthoys and John Merritt. Allen Unwin. 185pp. $15 ... 312 words
    • Text last corrected on 12 October 2018 by AnnieR
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,047.133)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 4,047.133)

  2. Amongst Equals: Issues for Historians Ann Curthoys believes documentarists need to moke their role clear--and stick to it
    Filmnews (Sydney, NSW : 1975 - 1995) Friday 1 February 1991 p 6 Article
    ... Amongst Equals: Issues for Historians Ann Curthoys believes documentarists need to make their role ... defeats and successes, continued next page Curthoys & from previous page achievements and problems, but ... 1622 words
    • Text last corrected on 12 October 2018 by AnnieR
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 3,043.548)

  3. MINING BOARD. Wednesday, 14th January. (Present the Chairman, and Messrs Lamb, Curthoys, Bickett, Downes, and Allison.)
    The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864) Thursday 15 January 1863 p 4 Article
    ... MINING BOARD. Wednesday, 14th. January. (Present the Chairman, and Messrs Lamb, Curthoys, Bickett ... 955 words
    • Text last corrected on 16 May 2012 by JohnSeb
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,647.793)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 2,647.793)

  1. Freedom ride papers of Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann
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  2. Book reviews : Ann Curthoys, Freedom Ride: a Freedom Rider Remembers
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    [ Book : 2005 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 617.918)

  3. Ann Curthoys, Ann Genovese and Alexander Reilly, Rights and Redemption History, Law and Indigenous People, University of New South Wales Press, Sydney, 2008, pp.xxvi + 304. $49.95 paper
    Connors, Libby, 1960-
    [ Book : 2009 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 423.537)

  4. Feminist amnesia : the wake of women's liberation / Jean Curthoys
    Curthoys, Jean, 1947-
    [ Book : 1997-2003 ]
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    Item 220: Tribune negatives including the Freedom Rides SAFA (Student Action For Aboriginals) Trip 17- 26 February, 1965
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  1. CONFIRMATION
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 11 December 1992 [Issue No.145] p 8795

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    ... ; Arthur Ackroyd; Catherine Elizabeth Curthoys; Richard Victor Dibley; Pamela Anne Atkinson; Steven Philip ... 71 words
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 43.658)

  2. CONFIRMATION OF APPOINTMENTS
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 4 February 1983 [Issue No.23 (SUPPLEMENT)] p 635

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    ... Stavrou* Department of Mineral Resources Anne Margaret Charlesworth; Kerryn May Blanche; Victor Bassili ... Youssef. Department of Technical and Further Education Barbara Anne Goresky; Graeme Neathway Stanton ... 448 words
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  3. PUBLIC SECTOR NOTICES APPOINTMENTS ON PROBATION
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 24 April 1992 [Issue No.52] p 2975

    Government Gazette Appointments And Employment

    ... February, 1992]. Deidre Anne Cross, Clerical Officer, Grade 1*2 [25 November, 1991]. Shaun Richard Hodgson ... , Farm Assistant, Class 1 [20 March, 1991]. Catherine Elizabeth Curthoys, Scientific Officer, Grade 1 ... 334 words
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 19.034)

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  1. Talk by Ann Curthoys on women and political power
    Speaker: Curthoys, Ann (1945 - )
    [ Sound : 1977-2014 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 836.519)

  2. Ann Curthoys interviewed by Siobhan McHugh for Minefields and Miniskirts in Siobhan McHugh collection
    Curthoys, Ann
    [ Sound : 1991 ]
    At National Library
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 712.491)

  3. Talk by Anne Curthoys on gender differences
    Speaker: Curthoys, Anne (1945 - )
    [ Sound : 1977-2014 ]
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  4. Harry Potter & the Holocaust: Reflections on history & fiction
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    [ Sound : 2007-2017 ]
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    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 214.759)

  1. Introduction to Ann Curthoys Celebration
    Damousi, Joy; Lydon, Jane
    [ Article : 2014 ]
    At UWA Res Repository
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  2. Family fortress (From Chapter 1) / Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann
    [ Article : 2003 ]
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    At CDU eSpace
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  3. Introduction: Histories of Journalism by Ann Curthoys
    Curthoys, Ann
    [ Article : 1999-2015 ]
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  4. Review of 'How to Write History that People Want to Read' by Ann Curthoys and Ann McGrath and 'Writing Histories' ed. Ann Curthoys and Ann McGrath
    Sutherland, Emily
    [ Article : 2009 ]
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    At FlindersUni Inst Rep
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    NT WW2 - Allied Works Council
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    Unit served in Northern Territory WW2.

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