Bringing together great minds to understand and progress humanity – past, present, and future
UNSW School of Humanities & Languages is home to unique and world-leading research centres, networks, and initiatives that bring together researchers, practitioners, students and diverse communities from across the humanities, languages, and beyond.
New Earth Histories brings the history of geosciences and the history of select world cosmologies together. Our aim is to produce a fresh and cosmopolitan history of environmental sciences, analysing the significance of geological time and multiple cosmologies for global modernity itself.
The Silk Roads @ UNSW initiative brings together experts from across UNSW in a program of interdisciplinary projects exploring the ancient and contemporary human connections and material exchanges across Eurasia and the seas.
Critique-A Network in Social, Political and Legal thought, was inaugurated in November 2019 and brings together academics and students at UNSW working in critical theorizing or applications thereof in the humanities, social sciences, law or any other discipline.