An event to look forward to at our conference next year!

The welcome reception for AHA 2016: ‘From Boom to Bust’ will be held at the Art Gallery of Ballarat on the evening of Monday 4 July, following the President’s address at nearby Trades Hall. The reception will feature an exhibition of emigration-related prints and a performance of a piano piece by Richard Chew, inspired by Read more …

Pacific Solutions? Contexts, Consequences, and Legacies of Asian Migration and Deportation in the USA and Australia

A panel discussion with Ethan Blue (University of Western Australia), Klaus Neumann (Swinburne University of Technology) and Elliott Young (Lewis and Clark College). In this international panel, three scholars will place the current Australian and American debates about immigration control, detention, and deportation in historical contexts, discussing the origins and consequences of policies in each Read more …