Higher Degree by Research Candidate
School of Humanities
Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics
Carmel Pascale is a PhD candidate in the Department of History. She completed her BA Hons (1st Class) in History in 2014.
My research traces the development of nationalism in South Australia from 1901 to the 1960s, with a particular focus on the state’s relationship with Britain and the empire.
Through a study of commemorative events, I’m examining how imperial sentiment was shifting and changing at a time when ideas of colonial nationhood were slowly giving way to notions of Australian (continental) nationalism.
My research interests include commemoration, Australian nationalism, colonial nationalism, settler colonialism, Federation, and imperialism.
Awards and Achievements
Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount 2014 Award Wakefield Companion to South Australian History Undergraduate Essay Prize (Co-winner) History Council of South Australia Australia $250 2014 Award Tinline Scholarship for the highest achievement in the final examination for Bachelor of Arts Honours History University of Adelaide Australia $600 2014 Award Lynda Tapp Prize in Honours History for the best Honours History thesis University of Adelaide Australia $900
Date Institution name Country Title 2014 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor of Arts (Honours) History 1995 - 1998 University of Adelaide Australia Bachelor or Arts
Year Citation 2016 Pascale, C. R. (2016). Chinese Immigration Restriction and the Pursuit of Nationalist Ideals in Colonial South Australia. Journal of the Historical Society of South Australia, (44), 89-101.
2015-2018 Australian Postgraduate Award/Research Training Program, Australian Government
Date Topic Presented at Institution Country 2018 - 2018 The Persistence of Settler-Colonial Culture in Expressions of Twentieth Century Australian Nationalism Australian Historical Association Conference Australian National University Australia 2017 - 2017 The 1936 South Australian Centenary Celebrations and the Development of Imperial National Identity in Twentieth Century Australia The First Eric Richards Symposium in British and Australasian History Flinders University Australia 2015 - 2015 Chinese Immigration Restriction and the Pursuit of Nationalist Ideals in Colonial South Australia History Council of South Australia, AGM History Council of South Australia Australia
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