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
Whisky Charlie Foxtrot Reading
Annabel Smith’s Whisky Charlie Foxtrot was shortlisted for the 2013 Most Underrated Book Award (MUBA). The winner, Fish-Hair Woman was announced on Friday night. Here’s a reading Annabel prepared for her presentation at the Wheeler Centre award ceremony.