Tag archives for Cultural Studies

Meredith Nash

Meredith Nash, University of Tasmania Meredith Nash is the Deputy Director of the Institute for the Study of Social Change and Senior Lecturer in Sociology. Her feminist sociological research is innovative and multi-dimensional and for the last 10 years, she has uniquely contributed to her fields of expertise by identifying the depth and enduring character of gender-based […]

Vishnu Namboodiri

K. M. Vishnu Namboodiri, Mar Thoma College Thiruvalla K. M. Vishnu Namboodiri is presently the Head of Department of History at Mat Thoma College Thiruvalla, India. He has a deeply routed interest in environmental conservation and studying the history of the same. His area of specialization is regional history, policy-making processes and tourism prospect analysis. […]

Gergana Lapteva

Gergana Lapteva, Bulgarian Antarctic Institute Gergana Lapteva is a Bulgarian paleontologist, who is currently undertaking a PhD at Sofia University.  The thesis research focuses on the biostrathigraphy and zonation by little foraminifers in northeastern Bulgaria (Byala-Obzor).  She has been working in the Culture Department of the Bulgarian Antarctic Institute (BAI) since 2006 and has participated in […]

Astrid Surmatz

  Astrid Surmatz, University of Amsterdam Astrid Surmatz is a tenured assistant professor in the Humanities at Amsterdam University. Her research connects the Humanities with the History of Science and discovery. Her publications and lectures cover cultural transfer, early discoveries by Linnaeus, depictions of Lapland, the Arctic and Antarctic across media, e.g. film, literature, travel […]

Maria Ximena Senatore

Maria Ximena Senatore CONICET (National Council of Scientific and Technological Research) Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia Austral Maria Ximena Senatore is a National Researcher at CONICET (National Council of Scientific and Technological Research), Argentina. Professor on Historical Archaeology and Heritage at the University of Buenos Aires and at the National […]

Ashley Meredith

Ashley Meredith, University of Tampa Ashley lectures at the University of Tampa and St. Petersburg College. Concurrently, she collaborates with the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce on tourism policy and development in St. Petersburg, Florida. Her research focuses on resident and visitor perceptions of the city including the relevance of local and global contexts. She […]

Craig Cormick

Dr Craig Cormick Dr Craig Cormick is an award-winning science communicator and author. He has been an Antarctic Arts Fellow, travelling to all three Australian mainland bases. His published work include: In Bed with Douglas Mawson (New Holland Press, 2011) and Shackleton’s Drift (Mockingbird Press, 2009), and several interpretive short stories and articles. Research projects/ […]

Anna Thompson-Carr

Anna Thompson-Carr, University of Otago Anna ( PhD, (University of Otago), is a senior lecturer and co-director of the Centre for Recreation Research. Prior to academia she worked in various NZ national parks for the Departments of Conservation/Lands and Survey. She worked a season at Scott Base (October 1993-January 1994) spending time at the Ross […]

Elizabeth Leane

Elizabeth Leane, University of Tasmania Elizabeth Leane is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Tasmania, where she holds a research fellowship split between the School of Humanities and the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies. She specializes in representations of Antarctica, and has curated an extensive bibliography of Antarctic fiction. She is […]

Hanne Nielsen

Hanne Nielsen, University of Tasmania Hanne Nielsen holds a Masters in Antarctic Studies from the University of Canterbury on the topic of Antarctic Theatre. She is currently working towards a PhD in Representations of Antarctica at the University of Tasmania, with a focus on how Antarctica has been used in advertising media. Hanne has worked onboard […]

Juan Francisco Salazar

Juan Francisco Salazar, University of Western Sydney Dr. Juan F. Salazar is an anthropologist and media producer. He is currently a Senior Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies at the School of Humanities and Communication Arts. His research interests and expertise centre on media anthropology, environmental communication, climate change, and cultural studies of Antarctica. As a […]