Frank Bongiorno is an Australian labour, political and cultural historian.

He is the author or co-author of three books and many scholarly articles and book chapters on Australian history. His most recent book, The Sex Lives of Australians: A History (Black Inc., 2012), won the ACT Book of the Year and was shortlisted in the Australian history category of the Australian Prime Minister’s Literary Award and the New South Wales Premier’s History Award.  

He is currently associate professor in history at ANU.


Pieces by Frank Bongiorno

A legend with class
Edition 48: Enduring Legacies

Griffith Review