The 2016 Ernest Scott Prize shortlist has been announced and the following AHA members are on the list:
- Frank Bongiorno, The Eighties: The Decade that Transformed Australia (Black Inc. 2015)
- Joy Damousi, Memory and Migration in the Shadow of War (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
- Stuart Macintyre, Australia’s Boldest Experiment: War and Reconstruction in the 1940s (NewSouth Publishing, 2015)
- Julia Martinez and Adrian Vickers, The Pearl Frontier: Indonesian Labor and Indigenous Encounters in Australia’s Northern Trading Network (University of Hawaii Press, 2015)
The winner will be announced on Tuesday 26 April 2016 at the Kathleen Fitzpatrick Lecture (University of Melbourne).
The AHA congratulates all the short-listed authors.