For the 2017 CHASS Australia Prize for a Book, the shortlisted titles are Tom Griffiths, The Art of Time Travel: Historians and Their Craft (Black Inc.), Mark McKenna, From the Edge: Australia’s Lost Histories (Melbourne University Press), John Murphy, Evatt: A Life (NewSouth Publishing), and Elizabeth Tynan, Atomic Thunder: The Maralinga Story (NewSouth Publishing). The winner will receive $3,500 (sponsored by Routledge).
For the 2017 CHASS Australia Prize for Distinctive Work, the finalists are Myanmar Country Report: Language, Education and Social Cohesion Initiative (Joseph Lo Bianco), The Zest Festival 2012-2016 (ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (CHE) Zest Contributors – Jacqueline Van Gent, Susan Broomhall, Rebecca Millar, Erika von Kaschke, Elizabeth Reid, Melissa Kirkham, Jane Davidson) , EXPERIMENTA’s A Galaxy of Suns (Michaela Gleave, Amanda Cole, Warren Armstrong, Michael Fitzgerald), and Review of the Family Violence Common Risk Management Framework (Monash University Gender and Family Violence Program). The winner will receive $3,500 (sponsored by Routledge).
For the 2017 CHASS Australia Prize for a Future Leader, the finalists are Ariella Meltzer, Rani Pramesti, Laura Rademaker, and Lisa Walton. The winner will receive $2,000 (sponsored by Future Leaders).
For the 2017 CHASS Australia Prize for a Student, the finalists are Bronwyn Lovell (Flinders University) and Camille Roulière (The University of Adelaide). The winner will receive a $500 vouchers (sponsored by Co-Op).