Yianni Cartledge’s essay tracing the Greek migrants from the island of Ikaria who came to South Australia has won him the Wakefield Companion to SA History Undergraduate Essay Prize.
The reasons why Aussies volunteer, and the benefits they bring to society, are well known.
Melanie Oppenheimer is the new Professor of History in the School of International Studies at Flinders University.
Emeritus Professor Eric Richards has been named inaugural Historian of the Year by the History Council of South Australia.
A poster that illuminates the part played by women in Nicolas Baudin’s voyage of discovery has been presented to the Flinders University library.
Australian prisoners of war in Europe did not sit around planning their escape as film and TV commonly portray them. Instead many were treated cruelly and a few even found themselves in concentration camps, a new book by a Flinders historian has revealed.
A new book shows the varied and cosmopolitan contribution of Germans to South Australia.