‘One Small World: The History of the Addison Road Community Centre’

Congratulations to Sue Castrique on the publication of her new book. Soon after the Addison Road Community Centre in Marrickville opened in 1976, AI Grassby called it ‘one small world in Australia’. A handful of determined migrant groups banded together to create their own community centre, a place for festivals, performances, to share culture, language, Read more …

Vale Wendy Way: Obituary by Frank Bongiorno

It is with great sadness that I inform Australian Historical Association members of the passing of Dr Wendy Way. Wendy was best known in the profession for her wide-ranging and meticulous scholarship on the history of Australian foreign policy. Having researched an outstanding Master’s thesis (1980) at the Australian National University on clothing rationing during the Read more …