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Australia’s largest university has its own publishing arm, with the formation of Monash University Publishing in 2010. Monash University Publishing publishes scholarship of the highest standard, online and in print.

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Dare Me! The Life and Work of Gerald Glaskin

'John Burbidge's biography, Dare Me! The Life and Work of Gerald Glaskin, is one of the best yet written about an Australian writer. A compelling read, it looks to establish Glaskin not as a literary novelist but as a wonderful storyteller who benchmarked a number of themes current in Australian literature.' — David Hough, The West Australian


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Henry Black: On Stage in Meiji Japan

by Ian McArthur

‘Through a mastery of numerous and often tantalizingly vague sources, McArthur has rescued from obscurity one of the most startling characters of the era, whose life fully deserves a wider remembrance ...’
—Anthony Head, 'Poison and bigamy', Times Literary Supplement, 14 March 2014

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Making Chinese Australia

by Mei-fen Kuo

‘A landmark work marking the arrival of this field … The best book ever written on the history of Chinese Australia.’
— Professor John Fitzgerald

Featured titles

Breaking the Silence:
Survivors Speak about 1965–66 Violence in Indonesia

Edited by Putu Oka Sukanta
Translated by Jennifer Lindsay

Publication: March 2014
RRP: AUD/US $39.95
Format: Paperback
ISBN (pb): 978-1-922235-12-1
ISBN (epub): 978-1-922235-13-8
Series: Herb Feith Translation Series

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Don't Mention the War:
The Australian Defence Force, the Media and the Afghan Conflict

By Kevin Foster

Publication: December 2013
RRP: AUD/US $ 24.95
Format: Paperback
ISBN (pb): 978-1-922235-18-3
ISBN (epub): 978-1-922235-19-0
Series: Investigating Power

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An Imperial Affair:
Portrait of an Australian Marriage

By John Rickard

Published: November 2013
RRP: AUD/US $24.95
Format: Paperback
ISBN (pb): 978-1-922235-27-5
ISBN (epub): 978-1-922235-28-2
Series: Biography

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Intimacy, Violence and Activism:
Gay and Lesbian Perspectives on Australasian History and Society

Edited by Graham Willett and Yorick Smaal

Published: December 2013
RRP: AUD/US $39.95
Format: Paperback
ISBN (pb):  978-1-922235-08-4
ISBN (epub): 978-1-922235-09-1
Series: Gay and Lesbian Perspectives: VII

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