MUP authors shortlisted for the Victorian Community History Awards

Congratulations to Sue Silberberg, Stuart Kells, Jaynie Anderson, Max Vodola and Shane Carmody!

In this meticulously researched and insightful study, the tension between maintaining orthodoxy and adapting to the challenges of a new society is superbly captured. By exploring the political, social, cultural and economic dimensions of Jewish life and contributions, 'A Networked Community' transforms our understanding of colonial Melbourne and enhances our understanding of its complexity, richness and diversity.”
Professor Joy Damousi / A Networked Community