History Roadshow 2016

The History Council of Victoria is looking for presenters for its 2016 VCE History Roadshow. The program’s main aim is to provide curriculum enrichment for history students in Year 11 (Units 1 and 2) and Year 12 (Units 3 and 4). Curriculum areas are: Ancient History (with specialisations in Mesopotamia, Egypt, China, Greece and Rome); Read more …

AHA member shortlisted for 2015 NSW Premier’s Literary Award Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-fiction

Philip Dwyer was shortlisted for the 2015 NSW Premier’s Literary Award Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-fiction for his book Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power 1799-1815 (Bloomsbury, 2014). The judges described it as ‘a monumental feat of scholarship, an absorbing portrait of a deeply ambitious and deeply flawed man, and brilliant account of a towering figure Read more …