Debates in the Discipline and the Humanities


Graeme Turner and Kylie Brass, Mapping the Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences in Australia (2014)

Anthony Uhlmann, “Why Study English? In Defence of a Discipline” – The Conversation, Dec 5 2013.

Katherine Bode, Reading by Numbers. Recalibrating the Literary Field (2012).

ACOLA, Review of Australia’s Research Training System, March 2016.


James F. English, The Global Future of English Studies (2012).

[Debate surrounding the publication of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences report The Heart of the Matter. The Humanities and Social Sciences for a Vibrant, Competitive, and Secure Nation (June 2013).]

The Heart of the Matter – executive summary, June 2013.

Humanities Sounds the Alarm – New York Times, June 18 2013.

Humanities and Social Sciences are Central to National Goals, Report Argues – Chronicle of Higher Education, June 18 2013.

Making the Case for Liberal Arts – Inside Higher Ed, June 19 2013.