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  • Professor Peter McPhee AM

    Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne

  1. 17 April 2019 - Humanities

    A blow to the heart of the City of Light

    The Notre Dame fire devastated Parisians, and many over the world, but a University of Melbourne expert says it has long withstood violence, war and revolution.

  2. 1 January 2019 - Under the Microscope

    Discoveries that blew our minds in 2018: Part Two

    This year was a big year for research - we asked University of Melbourne experts to review some of the amazing research, discoveries and big thinking of 2018.

  3. 11 December 2018 - Humanities

    Echoes of revolution

    The protests in France are a distant echo of 1789 and are a critical challenge for President Emmanuel Macron, argues a University of Melbourne historian.

  4. 19 June 2017 - Public Affairs

    France clearly ‘On the Move’

    Macron's En Marche! won an overall majority in the French legislative election but will still face challenges in government, says the University of Melbourne.

  5. 5 May 2017 - Public Affairs

    Europe holds its breath as France chooses its President

    As Le Pen and Macron face off in the final round of the French presidential election, the University of Melbourne considers Macron's background and platform.

  6. 24 April 2017 - Public Affairs

    French poll could set up a constitutional crisis

    Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen won the first round of voting in the 2017 French presidential elections. University of Melbourne experts respond.

  7. 6 March 2017 - Humanities

    Power and Pomp at Versailles

    Treasures from the Palace of Versailles have come to Australian shores, leaving France for the first time and providing a glimpse of the court's splendour.

  8. 23 June 2016 - Humanities

    Edgar Degas: Capturing a world of movement

    More than just pretty ballet dancers, Degas work depicts the energy, vitality and daily life of Paris at the end of the 19th century.

  9. 17 August 2015 - Humanities

    Behind the gossip, a commanding ruler

    She is surrounded by myth and intrigue, but over time this Empress of Russia has come to be regarded as one of history's most formidable female leaders.