Tasmania has a curious relationship with its cultural heritage. Its convict past has transformed from a shameful burden to a commercial boon.
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This article takes an integrated approach by discussing the intersections between history, public history, and school history in Ghana.
In the history culture of martial arts, especially in post-colonial societies, myth-making, tied to national identity formation, creates a veil on the past.
Mexico debates if Spain should apologize for crimes during the Conquista de México. The controversy shows the urgency to write a new history that fights contemporary racism and inequality.
People should have some understanding of what empires are, and what effect they have. What questions are worth asking about the concept…
Community and Family history inhabit benefits for public historians, especially in migrant societies: Aboriginal family history uses… #historianscollaborate
Germany has started to give back colonial loot to its former owners. But are restitutions a suitable means for dealing with a burdened history?