Joan Beaumont

Broken Nation wins 2015 Asher Award

Internationally recognised historian and academic Professor Joan Beaumont has received another prestigious accolade, the 2015 Asher Award, for her book B

The fall of Singapore: the land campaign

Nothing in history is evitable but the fall of Singapore Island after the defeat of British forces in Malaya came close to it.

Bell School wins more than $835,000 in ARC funding

Academics based at the Coral Bell School of Asia Pacific Affairs at The Australian National University have won more than $835,000 for four projects in the latest Australian Research Council funding round.

Looking beyond the legend

Four war historians give their insights on the significance of Gallipoli 100 years on.

Lest we forget what really happened

Mourning, myth and memory clash in centenary of Anzac, writes James Giggacher.

Anzac legend needs to change, says leading historian

A century on, the 'seminal story' of a nation doesn't speak for all Australians.

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