Congratulations to Mary Tomsic, who, as part of the ARC Kathleen Fitzpatrick Laureate Research Project into the History of Child Refugees in Australia (University of Melbourne), has collaborated with Kids’ Own Publishing in supporting young South Sudanese Australians from refugee backgrounds from regional Victoria to make short videos about their lives, the future and their experiences. Some of these young people have published personal stories and Read more …
Ruth Balint, ‘Cooking For Assimilation’: The History Listen, ABC Radio National 26 March 2019, 11am ‘Cooking for Assimilation’ weaves family interviews, recipes and the music of Evi’s 1950’s kitchen radio with archival material drawn from Australia’s film heritage. Further information.
AHA members Tamson Pietsch and Anna Clark have launched History Lab, a new investigative history podcast made in collaboration by the Australian Centre for Public History at the University of Technology, Sydney. Listen online here.
In each episode of Shooting the Past (Radio National, Friday 1:30 pm, repeated Sunday 1:30), Clare Wright starts her exploration of a historical event or era with a single photograph. Episodes can be downloaded from the Radio National website. Further information.