Two famous stories in South Australian aviation history are taking off this year, assisted by Flinders University academics. The centenary of Sir Ross and Keith Smith’s […]
Flinders University – named in honour of Matthew Flinders – congratulates researchers for finally locating the remains of the intrepid navigator. Vice-Chancellor Colin Stirling says the […]
Foreigners who were interned when Australia went to war led remarkable lives, with many of their stories relatively untold. Prolific author Flinders University historian Professor Peter […]
Research into the legacy of German zoologist William Blandowski, who landed in Adelaide in 1849, is heading back to Europe under a German Academic Exchange Service project.
A gripping tale about the controversial Cold War communist, anthropologist Fred Rose, has put The Red Professor in the shortlist for a 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Award.
A Flinders University historian has revealed a vivid ‘new’ portrait of colonial Australia, written in German in the mid-19th century.