Dr Tony Moore is a writer, historian and academic based in Melbourne. He has a PhD in Australian history from the University of Sydney and is a lecturer in Communications and Media at the National Centre for Australian Studies, Monash University. Tony's career has spanned political activism, documentary making at the ABC, journalism and book publishing. He writes regularly on Australian culture, history and politics in the press, and his last book was The Barry McKenzie Movies. In 2007 Tony was awarded the NSW History Fellowship to help research and write Death or Liberty.