Australian National University, Canberra

9-11 February 2017


Offers of papers for the 2017 AACS Conference should be made no later than 1 December 2016.

The conference has a theme – ‘Interiors’ – as detailed on our webpage, but offers from all areas will be considered. Please send an abstract of no more than 200 words and a brief (25 words) personal biography, to Barry Higman at

We will let you know as quickly as possible if your offer is accepted.

For the latest news regarding the conference, please visit our site which is being regularly updated.

Registration for the conference is now open where you can pay both registration and AACS membership fees. Presenters must be members of the AACS. For any questions about AACS membership please contact the AACS Secretary/Treasurer Sue Thomas, at

Two postgraduate bursaries of AU$1,000 each are available for attendance at the conference. To apply, please email the AACS President Anne Collett at, briefly outlining your need for financial support. A decision on bursaries will be made in early December 2016.

The conference is being organized jointly by Laurence Brown, Barry Higman and Consuelo Martinez Reyes. Please direct any questions to them at: