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Researcher: Freeman, CJ (Dr Carol Freeman)

Fields of Research

Other language, communication and culture
Cultural studies
Communication and media studies
Australian history
Zoology
Architectural history, theory and criticism
Ecocriticism
Bioethics
History and philosophy of science
Ceramics
Art history
Microbiology
Ethical use of new technology
Communication studies
Social geography
Australian literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander literature)
Conservation and biodiversity
Other creative arts and writing
Visual arts
Wildlife and habitat management
Tourism marketing

Research Objectives

Environmental ethics
Understanding Australia's past
Expanding knowledge in language, communication and culture
Other environmental management
Other culture and society
Literature
Visual communication
Bioethics
The creative arts
Environmental education and awareness
Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
Communication
Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Communication across languages and culture
Consumption patterns, population issues and the environment
Tourism services

Career Best Publications

Considering Animals: Contemporary Studies in Human-Animal Relations; Ashgate
Feathering the Text; Rethinking Chaucerian Beasts
Is this picture worth a thousand words? An analysis of Harry Burrell's photograph of a thylacine with a chicken; Australian Zoologist
Paper Tiger: How Pictures Shaped the Thylacine; Forty South Publishing

Research Publications

'In every respect new' European impressions of the thylacine, 1808 - 1855; reCollections: Journal of the National Museum of Australia
'On Seeing the Big Picture': A reply to Paddle (2008); Australian Zoologist
A Mere Memory: The Scandalous Extinction of the Thylacine; Centre for Tasmanian Historical Studies, 32nd Annual Conference
A misunderstood animal
An emblem's pounce from the past
An inspiration for a city’s heart
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Australian Animal Studies Group News Bulletin
Blurring the Boundaries in Wildlife Docudrama; Global Media Space Panel at Minding Animals Conference
Blurring the Boundaries: Big Cat Diary; Lives Beyond Us: Essays and Poems on the Film Reality of Animals
Bogus Focus
Considering Animals: Contemporary Studies in Human-Animal Relations; Ashgate
Crying Wolf: Visualising the Thylacine in Zoological Works; School of Geography and Environmental Studies 2004 Conference
Curiouser and Curiouser! The Case of the Thylacine in The Naturalists Library; Imperial Curiosity: Objects, Representations, Knowledges
David Mabberley. Painting By Numbers: The Life and Art of Ferdinand Bauer
David Maynard and Tammy Gordon eds. Tasmanian Tiger: Precious Little Remains
Deborah Bird Rose. Wild Dog Dreaming: Love and Extinction
Ending Extinction: The Quagga, the Thylacine and the ‘smart human; Global Animal: An Animal Studies Conference
Ending Extinction: The Quagga, the Thylacine, and the 'Smart Human'; Leonardo's Choice:Genetic Technologies and Animals
Extinction and Ethical Perspectives
Extinction, agency, and representation: The case of the dodo . . . and a word about the devil; Animals and Society II: Considering Animals
Extinction, representation, agency: The case of the dodo; Considering Animals: Contemporary Studies in Human-Animal Relations
Eye on the Tiger
Fake or real? This photo of the thylacine has caused a lot of controversy: Interview with Carol Freeman
Feathering the Text; Animals, People – A Shared Environment: 4th Biennial Australian Animal Studies Group Conference
Feathering the Text; Rethinking Chaucerian Beasts
Feathering the Text; Minding Animals II Conference
Figuring Extinction: Disclosure and Revision in Photographs of the Thylacine 1900-1936; Colonialism and Its Aftermath - An Interdisciplinary Conference 23-25 June, 2004
Figuring Extinction: The First Illustration of a Thylacine (Tasmanian tiger) in a Scientific Work; Cross Fertilisations: Literature, Science and Nature. An Interdisciplinary Conference
Figuring Extinction: Visualising the Thylacine in Zoological and Natural History Works 1808-1936
From Tasmania to Knowsley: John Gould's Thylacines
Georgette Leah Burns and Mandy Paterson eds. Engaging with Animals: Interpretations of a Shared Existence
Imaging Extinction: Disclosure and Revision in Photographs of the Thylacine (Tasmanian tiger); Society and Animals: Journal of Human-Animal Studies
Imaging the Thylacine from Trap to Laboratory
Introduction; Considering Animals: Contemporary Studies in Human-Animal Relations
Is this picture worth a thousand words? An analysis of Harry Burrell's photograph of a thylacine with a chicken; Australian Zoologist
Landscape Seascape Escape Jill Symes; Ceramics: Art and Perception
Mercy Killing: Julia Leigh’s The Hunter as Film; Animal Death Symposium
Neil Chambers ed. Endeavouring Banks: Exploring Collections from the Endeavour Voyage
On the Collector’s Shore
Once Upon a Blue Gum
Paper Tiger: A Visual History of the Thylacine; Brill
Paper Tiger: How Pictures Shaped the Thylacine
Paper Tiger: How Pictures Shaped the Thylacine; Forty South Publishing
PhD student's 'Images of the Thylacine' project
Reconstructing the Animal
Reframing History
Rew Hanks Tiger Tales
Tasmania and the thylacine: Wild(er)ness, beer and the ubiquitous souvenir; 'Senses of Place': A joint conference of the Place Research Network, the National Museum of Australia, the Mountain Festival and the Community, Place and Change Theme Area of the University of Tasmania
The Abject Thylacine: interactions between the real and the representation; Animals and Society Conference
The Hedberg
The Last Image: Julia Leigh's The Hunter as Film; Animal Death
The Thylacine: Gone is Gone
Thylacine not as bad as it's painted
Thylacines
Voices from the Theatre

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision