Karskens Gillard inside

Dr Grace Karskens' intimate account of the early days of Sydney in The Colony has won the $100,000 Prime Minister's Literary Award for nonfiction.

Renowned historian Dr Grace Karskens will speak about lost Indigenous urban histories at a free public lecture at UNSW tonight (Thursday, 24th September).

Balibo inside

With the announcement of a war crimes investigation into the killing of the "Balibo Five", a UNSW historian writes for Uniken about his involvement in the new film Balibo.