2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards shortlists

Congratulations to AHA members shortlisted for the 2016 NSW Premier’s History Awards, in the following categories: Australian History Prize: Frank Bongiorno, The Eighties: The Decade That Transformed Australia Alison Holland, Just Relations: The Story of Mary Bennett’s Crusade for Aboriginal Rights Stuart Macintyre, Australia’s Boldest Experiment: War and Reconstruction in the 1940s General History Prize: Read more …

Mike Smith Student Prize for History of Australian Science or Australian Environmental History

The National Museum of Australia and the Australian Academy of Science invite submissions for the 2017 biennial Mike Smith Student Prize for the History of Australian Science or Australian Environmental History. The deadline for submissions is 9:00 am Tuesday 4 October 2016. Further information.

CFP: English Law, Culture, Governance and Society, 1680s—1760s

15–16 September 2016, University of Adelaide, Adelaide This workshop will explore some key themes to be addressed in the ‘New History of Law in Post-Revolutionary England’ project, which seeks to recover and reassess the history of English law, broadly conceived, over the seven decades following the Glorious Revolution of 1688–89. Proposals for either 20 minute Read more …