Milestones for SA heroes of aviation

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 […]

Captured in time – our war internees

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 […]

Blandowski expedition goes back to Germany

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.

Red Professor hits the headlines, again

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.