Commentary | 01 April 2010

John Lang, our forgotten Indian envoy

In this article in The Spectator (Australia), Lowy Institute Program Director and India expert Rory Medcalf suggests that a voice from the past could help ease today’s media-fed tensions between India and Australia. John Lang, Australia’s first novelist, was a pioneer of the Indian press and campaigned for the rights of Indians against the East India Company.The Spectator (Australia), 31 March 2010Rory Medcalf

  • Rory Medcalf

In this article in The Spectator (Australia), Lowy Institute Program Director and India expert Rory Medcalf suggests that a voice from the past could help ease today’s media-fed tensions between India and Australia. John Lang, Australia’s first novelist, was a pioneer of the Indian press and campaigned for the rights of Indians against the East India Company.The Spectator (Australia), 31 March 2010Rory Medcalf

  • Rory Medcalf