‘I could feel it in my body’: War on a history war

Tony Birch


As a way of making a contribution to this discussion and to think about what we can both build, and build upon, in Australia I want to begin by talking about the production of history in Australia. In doing so I will call on people, intellectuals and writers, whom I feel affiliated with, personally, creatively and politically. I am keenly interested in processes of cooperation and collaboration.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5130/tfc.v1i1.188