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Returning to Memory Cove. [abstract].
In 2000 I was lucky enough to have been taken in tow by Wik elder Silas Wolmby for a walk around his country near Cape Keerweer on the Cape York Peninsula. I realised that if I was to be able to reach a deep understanding ...
Placing the post in the landscape of colonial memories: revisiting the memory of a colonial frontier. [abstract].
Paul Fox closes his exploration of the institutionalisation of memory within museums with the question 'do Australians inhabit a postcolonial world or a landscape of colonial memories?' [Fox, 1992, 317] The question forms ...
Reading Social Organization in a Watery Landscape: Cutting Through South Australia's Woakwine Range. [abstract].
The subject of this paper is the drainage landscape of an area that stretches along the South Australian coast from Robe to Beachport and extends inland by several kilometres, including Lakes Eliza, St Clair, George and ...
"All we see and all we seem..." - Australian Cinema and National Landscape. [abstract].
In this paper I will argue that Australian feature filmmakers’ uses and depictions of “the Australian landscape” in their cinema have undergone a striking and important transformation since the 1970s, and that this ...
"A projection part of the main": an Elliston palimpsest. [abstract].
This paper considers a number of ways of reading a particular cultural land/seascape at Elliston, on South Australia’s west coast. At first glance it may surprise some to hear a clifftop with a clearly defined track described ...