Dr Duncan Beard Editor

Duncan Beard is an editor based in the Military History Section. After completing a doctorate in English literature, Duncan began a career in publishing, first helping establish Pandanus Books, and then ANU E Press. In the process he was involved in such diverse activities as editing, production, design, distribution, copyright and contract management, and published more books, journals, magazines, catalogues, festschrifts, atlases, and ebooks than he cares to remember. He departed academia to work as a freelance editor and publisher for a number of years, before joining the Military History Section of the Australian War Memorial in 2016.