'Not a satellite of any country’: Gough Whitlam & the US alliance in the era of the ‘new nationalism’

When

12.00pm–1.30pm

27 May 2010

Topics

Alliance

Dr James Curran, Senior Lecturer, Department of History, University of Sydney presented on the topic of 'Not a satellite of any country’: Gough Whitlam & the US alliance in the era of the ‘new nationalism’.

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  • Professor James Curran
    Professor James Curran
    Professor of History, University of Sydney

    Professor James Curran teaches courses in Australian political culture and foreign policy, as well as the history of America's relations with the world. His latest book, Unholy Fury: Whitlam and Nixon at War, is a study of the Australia-US Alliance from the signing of the ANZUS treaty in 1951 to the early days of the Hawke government. He was previously a research associate at the US Studies Centre.