Kate Darian-Smith is Professor of Australian Studies and History at the University of Melbourne, and a Fellow of the Academy of The Social Sciences in Australia. She has published widely on the social and cultural histories of Australia, on colonial cultures, and the relationships between memory and history. Her most recent book is Children, Childhood and Cultural Heritage (Routledge, 2012).
Sue Turnbull is Professor of Communication and Media Studies at the University of Wollongong. Her research interests include media education and television, with particular attention to comedy and crime. She is a co-editor of Particip@tions, the online journal of audience and reception studies and editor of Media International Australia.