CFP / ‘Contested Space’ / Melbourne History Journal Vol. 45

[CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 14!] The Melbourne Historical Journal Collective is excited to invite contributions to volume 45 (2017) of the Melbourne Historical Journal (MHJ). Published since 1961, the MHJ is a refereed journal for the publication of postgraduate research in all aspects of history. The world around us is shaped by historical conflict and change. Contests over… Read more »

MHJ 44.1 Intersections & Disconnections Release

Melbourne Historical Journal is pleased to announce:  44.1 (2016) Intersections & Disconnections History has long been understood as more than a series of linear events and might be represented as intersections and disconnections of time and space. The writings of anthropologist Clifford Geertz and historian Greg Dening, in particular, have influenced scholars to consider history… Read more »

MHJ Open Access LIVE

MHJ has launched its open access programme. To celebrate past Australian graduate historical work and to make our back issues available to a greater number of people, MHJ issues older than two years are now available online for free at the MHJ Journal System.

  • Greg Dening Memorial Prize 2016

    Congratulations to Toby Nash, winner of the 2016 Greg Dening Memorial Prize! Established in 2009, the prize is offered to honour the work and ideas of Professor Greg Dening. The Greg Dening Memorial Prize is awarded to the graduate article submitted to the Melbourne Historical Journal which best engages with the broad themes and methodologies… Read more »

  • MHJ Amphora update

    From 2017, the Melbourne Historical Journal will be published once per year, as it has for most of its history.

  • CFP / ‘Intersections & Disconnections’ / MHJ Vol. 44.1

    [CFP EXTENDED TO 15 JULY 2016.]  Contributions are invited for publication in volume 44.1, 2016 of the Melbourne Historical Journal (MHJ). Published since 1961, the MHJ is a refereed journal for the publication of postgraduate research in all aspects of history. It is open to new approaches and aims to present original postgraduate work to a wide readership.

  • Melbourne Historical Journal, No. 43.1, 2015

    We have released the 2015 volume of the Melbourne Historical Journal. 

  • Launch: MHJ Volume 43.1

    The Melbourne Historical Journal Collective invites our contributors, subscribers and readers to this year’s journal launch.

  • Greg Dening Memorial Prize 2015

    The MHJ can announce that the Greg Dening Memorial Prize for 2015 has been awarded to Rula Paterson for her article History in Stone: the Work of The Victorian Historical Memorials Committee. This article appeared in the Melbourne Historical Journal Volume 43 Issue 1 (2015).