Author Archives: Marilyn Lake

Marilyn Lake

About Marilyn Lake

Marilyn Lake AO is Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne and author, most recently, of Progressive New World: How Settler Colonialism and TransPacific Exchange Shaped American Reform (Harvard University Press, 2019)

The militarization of Australian history and the myth of ‘shared values’

 Fifteen years ago when I wrote an op.ed for The Age newspaper about the militarization of Australian historical memory, amidst the frenzy of war commemoration then careering out of control, the sub-editor gave it the title, ‘The Howard history of … Continue reading

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