Tag archives for History

Alessandro Antonello

Alessandro Antonello, University of Melbourne Alessandro Antonello is a McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellow at the university of Melbourne, where he works on a project on “The contemporary history of the Southern Ocean: the challenges of marine conservation, ocean science and international order, 1950s to present.” He is a past Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Clark Honors College, […]

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 […]

SCAR History Workshop Report

The report from the SCAR workshop “Connecting the past-present-future: studies and methods in history for Antarctic research and science”, held at the SCAR OSC in Auckland 2014, is now available. The guest speaker was Susan Barr from Norway, Fram Museum, and the co-convenor was Dr Ursula Rack. Please click below for a copy of the […]

Call for Papers: Antarctic History, Humanities, and Social Science Workshop

We are seeking paper proposals for a joint workshop of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) History Expert Group and the SCAR Humanities and Social Science Expert Group that will be held at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado from 20-23 May 2015. The title of the workshop will be “Antarctic Wilderness: Perspectives […]

Hanne Nielsen

Hanne Nielsen, University of Tasmania Hanne Nielsen specialises in representations of Antarctica in popular media, advertising, and theatre. She holds a Masters in Antarctic Studies from the University of Canterbury on the topic of Antarctic Theatre, and a PhD in Representations of Antarctica at the University of Tasmania. Her main focus is on how Antarctica […]