2011: AGL Shaw Summer Research Fellows

View of Mount Franklin and the Loddon Valley from Castlemaine


Ashley Humphrey investigated the development of the Loddon Valley Football League and its place in the shire's community.

Bob Thomson researched the topic: 'Is there a significant discursive link during the early 19th century between the Scottish Highland clearances, Sir Walter Scott's Waverley novels and Aboriginal dispossession in the Western District of the colony of Victoria?'

Melissa Walsh investigated the topic: 'Voices from the outer: Memory and legend in the life stories of Australian football followers'.