Prizewinning thesis lays bare military involvement in 1965–66 Indonesian genocide

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A thesis exploring the Indonesian military’s role in the 1965–66 genocide in Indonesia has won the Asian Studies Association of Australia’s most prestigious award. The 2016 ASAA Presidents’ Prize for the best thesis on Asia conferred in 2015 has been awarded to Dr Jess Melvin, University of Melbourne, for her dissertation entitled ‘Mechanics of mass […]