History Australia – new editors needed! Call for EOIs

History Australia is the official journal of the Australian Historical Association. It publishes peer-reviewed articles that draw on new historical research or address ways of teaching, exhibiting or applying historical knowledge. The current editors, Catherine Kevin, Matthew Fitzpatrick and Melanie Oppenheimer, will be retiring after 31 December 2018. The AHA Executive wishes to appoint a Read more …

History Australia: ‘Coming Home’ issue

CFP deadline: 15 August 2017 Guest editors Bart Ziino (Deakin University) and Romain Fathi (Flinders University) seek proposals for contributions to a special issue of ‘History Australia’. Demobilising from total war was as much a psychological as a military and economic process. The extraordinary mobilisation of people, finance, images, emotions and sentiments that occurred between Read more …

History Australia 2016 Taylor and Francis Prize

Laura Rademaker has won the inaugural Taylor and Francis Prize, awarded for the best article published in History Australia each year. Her winning article, ‘Only Cuppa Tea Christians’: Colonisation, Authentic Indigeneity and the Missionary Linguist’ appeared in History Australia, 13:2, pp. 228–42. As the judges wrote, the article ‘provides a nuanced understanding of the changing Read more …

History Australia 14.1

The latest issue of History Australia is now available and features a collection of excellent of articles from a range of historians including Amanda Nettelbeck, Jim Berryman and Amy McKernan, as well as exhibition and book reviews. All members of the AHA receive a subscription to the journal. To access it online, log in to Read more …