Book launches for Nation, Memory and Great War Commemoration

Nation, Memory and Great War Commemoration: Mobilizing the Past in Europe, Australia and New Zealand, edited by Shanti Sumartojo and Ben Wellings, was launched in Canberra and Melbourne on the anniversary of the start of the First World War. Their book is available for purchase here.

The first launch took place on Monday 4 August at the Centre for European Studies at Australian National University (ANU).

Below: Co-editor Ben Wellings speaking at the ANU event


Below: From left to right: Prof Doug Craig, Prof Jacquie Lo (Director, ANU Centre for European Studies), Ben Wellings, Prof Frank Bongiorno (contributor) and Dr Roger Hillman (contributor).



Guests at the ANU event.



The second launch took place on Tuesday 5 August at Pavilion 1 of the Design Hub, RMIT University. Below: Co-editor Shanti Sumartojo speaking at the RMIT launch.



Below: Editors Shanti Sumartojo and Ben Wellings at the RMIT launch.




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