Original Published Date: 
Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Media issued by The University of Western Australia
The ARC congratulates ARC Future Fellow, Professor Jane Lydon for  winning the history book category in the 2013 Queensland Literary Awards for  her photographic work The Flash of Recognition: Photography and the  Emergence of Indigenous Rights. The ARC values her contribution to archaeology, in particular Australia’s colonial past and its legacies in the present. The ARC is pleased that Professor Lydon’s outstanding achievements in this field have been recognised  with this prestigious award. The ARC is proud to support her research work, particularly through a Future Fellowship.