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Associate Professor Beverley Kingston

BA (Qld), PhD (Monash)

Elected: 1994

Discipline: History

Specialisation: history, women, consumption, NSW, Australia

Profile

Dr Beverley Kingston, an honorary research fellow in the School of History at UNSW, published A History of New South Wales with CUP in 2006.  In 2009 she was commissioned by the Pearl Beach Progress Association to write Pearl Beach and Progress. The Story of a Community and an Ideal, 1929-2009.  She is how working on a history of the Australian Girl.

Appointments

  • Advisor to the Archives Authority of NSW, the UNSW Archives, and the NSW Heritage Council History Sub-committee
  • Editorial Consultant for the UNSW Press Modern History Series, Ruskin Rowe Press, and the Australian Historical Association.

Publications

  • Beverley Kingston (2009) Pearl Beach and Progress. The Story of a Community and an Ideal 1929-2009, Pearl Beach Progress Association
  • Beverley Kingston (2006) A History of New South Wales, Melbourne, CUP
  • Beverley Kingston (2002) Dorothea Mackellar: An Introduction in Dorothea Mackellar. A Poet's Journey. Poems, Wagga, The Dorothea Mackellar Memorial Society and Triple D Books
  • Beverley Kingston (2001) My Adventures in Queensland History, In Journal of Australian Studies and Australian Cultural History issue: 'From the Frontiers'. Paul Ashton and Bridget Griffen-Foley (eds.). St Lucia, QLD: UQ Press.
  • Jan Roberts & Beverley Kingston (eds) (2001) Maybanke, A Women's Voice. The Celebrated Work of Maybanke Selfe-Wolstenholme-Anderson 1845-1927. Avalon, NSW: Ruskin Rowe Press.
  • Beverley Kingston (1994) Basket, Bag and Trolly. A History of Shopping in Australia. Melbourne: Oxford University Press.
  • Beverley Kingston (1988) The Oxford History of Australia Volume 3 1860-1900 Glad Confident Morning, Oxford University Press
  • Beverley Kingston (1977) The World Moves Slowly. A documentary history of Australian women, Sydney, Cassell
  • Beverley Kingston, (1975) My Wife, My Daughter, and Poor Mary Ann. Women and Work in Australia, Melbourne, Nelson

Contact

Contact Information

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