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Historical Encounters Journal
Aims & Scope

Historical Encounters is a double blind peer-reviewed, diamond open access, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to the empirical and theoretical study of:

  • historical consciousness;

  • historical cultures; and

  • history education.

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  • Completed volumes of the journal are archived via the National Library of Australia's edeposit system (NED), and discoverable through Trove.

  • From 2021, all individual articles and issues are published with Digital Object Identifiers (DOI) registered with Crossref. We will slowly be assigning DOIs to individual articles from back issues throughout 2022.

  • Contributors to the journal retain copyright to their work. Please read the Author Copyright policy for full details.

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A/ Prof. Robert Parkes

Executive Editor | Historical Encounters

The Executive Editor is the key liaison with potential authors regarding suitability of possible submissions; potential Guest Editors; and all external agencies and institutions; including all journal policy and management matters.

A/ Prof. Debra Donnelly

Senior Editor | Historical Encounters

The Senior Editor is the key liaison with authors who have submissions under review; including the status of a (new or revised) manuscript under review.

Dr Melanie Innes

Administrative Editor | Historical Encounters

The administrative editor is the key liaison with potential and actual reviewers; and authors whose manuscript has been accepted and is now in the copy-editing, proofing and publication phase.