Exploring Australian National Identity

Heroes, Memory and Politics

This book examines the influence of historical and popular figures on the way Australians see themselves in the 21st century. Investigating whether colonial figures such as convicts and bushrangers still influence contemporary Australian identity, and how the influence of sports figures, politicians and scientists manifests itself.

Publication Date:

2018-06-11

Authors:

  • Jed Donoghue
  • Bruce Tranter