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Researcher: Ewins, R (Associate Professor Rod Ewins)

Fields of Research

Fine arts
Visual cultures
Art history
Social and cultural anthropology
Australian history

Research Objectives

Other culture and society
The creative arts
Understanding Australia's past
Understanding past societies
Expanding knowledge in human society

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

After The Rush. Regulation, Participation, and Chinese Communities in Australia 1860-1940 (book review)
Dard hunter and bark-paper; Speaking of Paper...The Anita Lynn Forgach keynote speakers 1998-2005
Fijian dress and body modifications; Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion
Pacific Images: Views from Captain Cook's Third Voyage
Pacific Pattern by Susanne Küchler & Graeme Were [Book review]
Proto-Polynesian Art? The cliff paintings of Vatulele, Fiji; Journal of the Polynesian Society
Samoan Art and Artists
Staying Fijian: Vatuele Island Barkcloth and Social Identity; Crawford House Publishing
Symmetry and Semiotics: The case of Fijian Barkcloth Figuration; Embedded Symmetries. Natural and Cultural
The perils of ethnographic provenance; the documentation of the Johnson Fiji collection in the South Australian Museum; Hunting the collectors: Pacific collections in Australian museums, art galleries and archives

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision