Alistair Thomson

Alistair Thomson

Alistair Thomson is Professor of History at Monash University and President of Oral History Australia. In 2018 he received an Award for Teaching Excellence at the Australian Awards for University Teaching. His books include: Anzac Memories (1994 and 2013), The Oral History Reader (1998, 2006 and 2015 with Robert Perks), Ten Pound Poms: Australia's Invisible Migrants (2005, with Jim Hammerton), Moving Stories: An intimate history of four women across two countries (2011), Oral History and Photography (2011, with Alexander Freund), and Australian Lives: An intimate history (2017, with Anisa Puri). He is currently researching the history of fatherhood in twentieth-century Australia.