Welcome to H-ANZAU, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-ANZAU encourages scholarly discussion of the history and culture of Aotearoa / New Zealand and Australia. H-ANZAU's online editor and editorial board serve a broad intellectual community.

Below you will find a constantly updated list of newly published books in Australian and New Zealand Studies. The list includes books streaming from the H-Net Book Channel and new book announcements posted to H-ANZAU by subscribers. Next to books are all the announcements and discussions we encourage here. You can find CFPs in the link on the right side of this page, under H-ANZAU Resources.

H-ANZAU is currently looking for new editors to take over the network and take an active role in developing new online materials and resources for the field. We also looking for contributors, bloggers, discussants, resources gatherers, etc. If you are interested in helping build this site, please contact Patrick Cox, H-Net's Vice-President for Networks, at vp-net@mail.h-net.msu.edu.

New Books in ANZAU Studies

New Book - Water is life: the true story of the Australian invention changing the way the world boils water

Author: Colleen McCullough
Title: Water is life: the true story of the Australian invention changing the way the world boils water
Publisher: University of New South Wales Press
Publication Date: 1/1/2017
ISBN: 9781742235233 Hardcover  (English)

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Recent Content

ANN: 2017 Ernest Scott Prize shortlist announced

The following publications have been short-listed for the 2017 Ernest Scott Prize. Funded through a bequest to the History program, University of Melbourne, the prestigious Ernest Scott Prize (valued at $13,000) is awarded to original research judged to be 'the most distinguished contribution to the history of Australia or New Zealand or to the history of colonisation'.

ANN: Call for applications: National History Honours Workshop @ANU

  • Writing an honours thesis in the field of History?
  • Want to meet honours students from other universities and discuss how to research and write your thesis?

The School of History of the Australian National University invites you to an intensive National History Honours Workshop in Canberra on Friday 19 May and Saturday 20 May 2017.  Historians at ANU will lead discussions on various aspects of research and thesis writing, and will also provide you with the opportunity to join smaller groups focusing on historical issues of direct relevance to your ow

CFP: EXTENDED DEADLINE March 17: Experiencing Pacific Environments – 11th ESfO Conference (European Society of Oceanists)

11th ESfO Conference (European Society of Oceanists) to be held at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Germany, 29 June 2017 – 02 July 2017

Call for Papers – Deadline: 17 March 2017

Conference Theme -- Experiencing Pacific Environments

Author: 
Liz Conor
Reviewer: 
Sianan Healy

Healy on Conor, 'Skin Deep: Settler Impressions of Aboriginal Women'


Liz Conor. Skin Deep: Settler Impressions of Aboriginal Women. Crawley: University of Western Australia, 2016. 514 pp. $50.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-74258-807-0.

Reviewed by Sianan Healy (University of Melbourne)
Published on H-ANZAU (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Toby Harper

Call for Editors: H-ANZAU

H-ANZAU, H-Net's network on Australian and New Zeland Studies, seeks to recruit new editors and advisory board members for the network as we reimagine the network's mission, purpose, and future.  Editors will be trained to use the H-Net Commons and can contribute to the network in ways that align with their interests and skills. They will be involved in the day-to-day operations of the network.

CFP: Experiencing Pacific Environments – 11th ESfO Conference (European Society of Oceanists)

11th ESfO Conference (European Society of Oceanists) to be held at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Germany, 29 June 2017 – 02 July 2017

Call for Papers – Deadline: 28 February 2017

Conference Theme -- Experiencing Pacific Environments