Strong Start for new Series

July 3, 2018

Two books, two winners: "Indigenous Cultural Capital. Postcolonial Narratives in Australian Children's Literature" by Daozhi Xu has received the Biennial Australian Studies in China Book Prize 2018 for an Original Work of Scholarship in English. The monograph is the second volume in Peter Lang's Australian Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives series. The series under the editorship of Prof. Anne Brewster from the University of New South Wales started in 2017 and has already published two award-winning titles: Its first volume "The Mabo Turn in Australian Fiction" by Geoff Rodoreda was granted the Association for Anglophone Postcolonial Studies (GAPS) Dissertation Award 2018.

Australian Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives showcases dynamic, innovative research on contemporary and historical Australian culture. More information on the book series can be found here