Alec O’Halloran receives PIP Fellowship

AHA member Alec O’Halloran has received a Varuna Writer’s House Publisher Introduction Program (PIP) Fellowship giving him a week-long residency at Varuna, in the Blue Mountains, of uninterrupted writing with the guidance of a mentor. Alec’s project is The life and Art of Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri (c1923–1998), the life story and art career of a Read more …

Congratulations to AHA member recipients of State Library of NSW fellowships!

Russell McGregor has been awarded the 2016 David Scott Mitchell Memorial Fellowship for a project entitled ‘Bush Naturalist: A Life of Alec Chisholm’, which will culminate in a book-length biography of this pioneer conservationist and popular natural-history writer. Cath Bishop has been awarded the 2016 Australian Religious History Fellowship for a project entitled ‘“She Has Read more …

Congratulations to AHA member recipients of NLA Fellowships 2016

The 2016 National Library of Australia Fellowships have been announced. Congratulations to AHA member recipients: Klaus Neumann, Technology, Becoming Australian: The published autobiographical texts of first-generation immigrants from non-English speaking backgrounds Agnieszka Sobocinska, The Volunteer Graduate Scheme and the cultural history of foreign aid Michelle Arrow, Private Lives, Public Politics: A new history of the Read more …