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Congratulations to Prof. Ann McGrath – 2016 John Douglas Kerr Medal of Distinction for Historical Research and Writing Recipient

Congratulations to Professor Ann McGrath – 2016 John Douglas Kerr Medal of Distinction for Historical Research and Writing Recipient.

ANU History Professor Ann McGrath has been presented with the Royal Historical Society of Queensland’s John Douglas Kerr Medal of Distinction in Research and Writing Australian History, in recognition of her overall career achievements and the publication of her most recent book, Illicit Love: Interracial Sex and Marriage in the United States and Australia.

The John Douglas Kerr medal for Distinction in Research and Writing Australia History is awarded each year by the Royal Historical Society of Queensland and recognises a recipient's demonstrated excellence in historical research in Queensland or Australian history in general.

The award was presented to Professor McGrath by His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland and Patron, RHSQ at the RHSQ’s annual Queensland Day Dinner on Monday 6 June 2016.

Read more at:

http://www.queenslandhistory.org/congratulations-to-prof-ann-mcgrath-2016-john-douglas-kerr-medal-of-distinction-for-historical-research-and-writing-recipient/

http://history.cass.anu.edu.au/story/professor-ann-mcgrath-awarded-royal-historical-society-queensland%E2%80%99s-john-douglas-kerr-medal-di

http://www.anu.edu.au/news/all-news/anu-historian-wins-queensland-history-prize

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