History Council of NSW: History Week 2017

The theme for History Week 2017 is ‘popular culture’. As History Week enters its 20th year, members are invited to celebrate popular culture across the decades, to investigate its construction and analyse its impact on communities and individuals. How has popular culture, whether it be music, theatre, dance, film, television, sport or fashion, changed over Read more …

Blood Revenge: Murder on the Hawkesbury 1799

Lyn Stewart has followed up her presentation at the 2014 AHA conference with the forthcoming publication of her book in March 2015. Blood Revenge: Murder on the Hawkesbury 1799 (Rosenberg Publishing) examines the 1799 trial of five white men found guilty of killing two Aborigines and answers the disturbing question of why they were never Read more …