We live in an ahistoric age. Culturally we know less than ever about history and are losing the ability to grapple with the ethical complexities of the past – the entwining of good and evil – in the same historical figure, or empire.
Meet our guest
Dr. Sarah Irving-Stonebraker is Associate Professor of History and Western Civilisation at Australian Catholic University. She was awarded her PhD in History from Cambridge University and held then a Junior Research Fellowship at Wolfson College, Oxford University. Her first book, Natural Science and the Origins of the British Empire, was awarded The Royal Society of Literature and Jerwood Foundation Award for Non-fiction. She is married to Johnathan and they have three children.
Sarah will be presenting at the inaugural Undeceptions Conference in Sydney in July 2023. Find out more here.
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