National Library of Australia Scholarships

Congratulations to the recipients of the National Library of Australia’s Scholarships and Asia Study Grants. Four members of the AHA and their fantastic projects are among the recipients: 

  • Zoe Smith (Australian National University), ‘“The Woman Always Pays”: Cultural Understandings of Domestic Violence in Colonial Women’s Writings, 1880-1914′ 
  • Scott McCarthy (Deakin University), “Britishness, Irishness, and Class: Catholic Politicians and the Negotiation of Identity”.  
  • Jorien van Beukering (University of Queensland), “Subject or Citizen? Unacknowledged Children in Colonial Indonesia (1800-1942)” 
  • Tandee Wang (University of California), “The ‘Smiling Young Asian Student’: Ending Asian Exclusion in the Transpacific, 1950s–1970s” 

The AHA congratulates these recipients and wishes them every success during their six-week residencies at the NLA. 

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