If prizes were given out for the enthusiasm with which nations commemorate the centenary of the Great War, Australia would be first by a long shot. Dr Carolyn Holbrook looks at ‘Brandzac’.
For the first time in Australia, stories of Turkish soldiers will be told alongside those of Anzac soldiers in a bilingual exhibition at Monash Univeristy about the Gallipoli experience. The exhibition has been curated by Dr Azer Banu Kemaloğlu, of Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University.
Join us this Remembrance Day for the launch of – World War One: A History in 100 Stories – a path-breaking social history written by Monash historians Professor Bruce Scates, Rebecca Wheatley and Laura James.
The documentary “Searching for Hector Thomson” will be broadcast as a feature on ABC Radio National … Continue reading Radio documentary based on Anzac Memories
The War Turned Upside Down: Changing the Way We Remember 1914 -1918 24 April 2014 … Continue reading Anzac Eve Event: The War Turned Upside Down
Australian tourists travelling through Lebanon and Egypt will have a better understanding of the role … Continue reading New website traces war in the desert
By Bruce Scates In the lead-up to Remembrance Day, the Australian Minister for Veterans’ Affairs … Continue reading Plans to digitise repatriation files will change the way we think of the Great War
by Alistair Thomson Sometimes you can’t write the history that needs to be told. In … Continue reading Searching for Hector Thomson – Anzac Memories Revisited
As the 11th hour strikes today Australians, along with other nations around the world, will … Continue reading Taking a moment of silence to remember
As Remembrance Day approaches, find out what Monash has to offer in Remembrance and ANZAC … Continue reading Lest we forget: Remembrance and Anzac teaching, learning and research at Monash