Australia and Anti-Slavery

  title={Australia and Anti-Slavery},
  author={F. Paisley and Jane Lydon},
  journal={Australian Historical Studies},
  pages={1 - 12}
This Special Issue of Australian Historical Studies sets out to investigate Australia’s relationship with the history of human rights by critically examining anti-slavery discourse and its various mobilisations in Australian humanitarian politics from the 1890s to the present. Originally these articles were papers presented to a Griffith Centre for Cultural Research workshop in Brisbane in December 2012 at which Professor Ann Curthoys was our insightful commentator for the day. This collection… Expand
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