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The Physicality of Divine Feeling

23 June 2017

Flea, Archives of the Lister Institute (1886–1982). Courtesy of the Wellcome Library, London.by Olivia Formby (The University of Queensland) 23 June 1665. It is a summer evening...

Environmental History and the History of Emotions

16 June 2017

By Andrea Gaynor The University of Western Australia Emotions pervade environmental histories, from John Muir’s passion for nature, to the renowned (if overstated) colonial Australian...

Sounding Out ‘Love: Art of Emotion’

9 June 2017

Image: Master of the Stories of Helen, Antonio Vivarini (studio of), The Garden of Love (c.1465-1470), National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Felton Bequest, 1948, 1827-4.by Dr Anthony...

‘A Space of Wonderment and Love’: Emotional Engagements with the Derbarl Yerrigan and Djarlgarro Beelier/the Swan and Canning Rivers

2 June 2017

By Cate Turk and Alicia Marchant (Project Officers, the ‘Rivers of Emotion’ Project, The University of Western Australia) Image: Coolbellup/North Lake, Save Beeliar...