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Noxious weed display at the North Coast show, Nambour, 1960 (Heritage Library, Sunshine Coast Council).

The Culture of Weeds

A weed is usually defined as a plant out of place. Here we extend the idea of weediness to other biota and whole landscapes. We first consid...

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Joy McCann

Joy McCann

Joy McCann is an Australian environmental and social historian with research interests in rural landscapes, social memory and place attachme...
Libby Robin

Libby Robin

Libby Robin is an historian of science and environmental ideas. She is Professor at the Fenner School of Environment and Society at ...
Jayne Regan

Jayne Regan

Jayne Regan is a PhD student in the School of History at the Australian National University. Her thesis, provisionally titled ‘A Place in ...