Authors » Tanja Luckins
Tanja Luckins is a Melbourne historian and author who specialises in Australian Cultural History. In addition to The Games of Memory: Australian People’s Experiences and Memories of Loss and The Great War (2004), she has published Go! Melbourne in the Sixties (2005) and Dining on Turtles: Food, Feasts and Drinking in History (2007). Her current research project is an Australian Research Council funded History of Cosmopolitanism in Australia, 1850-2000.
Highly Commended, Fellowship of Australian Writers / National Literary Awards, 2004
Co-winner, Inaugural Australian Historical Association’s Serle Award for Best Post-graduate Thesis in Australian History, 2002
Books available from Fremantle Press
- Gates of Memory, The 2004
Light Horse Boy at Bologna
Fremantle Press illustrators are again set to shine at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in March 2014. Drawings from Light Horse Boy will feature in the Australian Publishers Association exhibition Hello! from Australia while The Last Viking and Dreamers will feature in the exhibition’s book showcase.