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Lake Hume at 4% from Bethanga Bridge - January 2007.

Slow Catastrophes

Drought resilience amongst farmers and agricultural communities in Australia, 1880s-2000s ‘Slow Catastrophes’ explores the history of p...
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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Sharon Willoughby

Sharon Willoughby

Sharon Willoughby is a PhD Scholar at the Fenner School of Environment & Society at the Australian National University. Sharon’s resea...
Alex Roginski

Alexandra Roginski

Alexandra Roginski is a PhD student in the School of History at the Australian National University, where she explores the history of phreno...
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 ...