Carol Liston

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Carol Liston is Associate Professor in History at the University of Western Sydney.  She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Sydney.

She teaches 19th century Australian history, local history and heritage at the University of Western Sydney.

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Publications/Past Work

Carol Liston's published work includes histories of  Campbelltown, Parramatta and Liverpool; biographies of Sarah Wentworth, Thomas Brisbane and accounts of social life under Governor Macquarie and the convict women of the Female Factory at Parramatta.

She has also undertaken historical research for a number of heritage projects in Western Sydney.