Recording Kastom: Alfred Haddon’s Journals

Edited by Jude Philp and Anita Herle

A comprehensive and critical edition of Alfred Haddon’s intimate and remarkably rich journals from his two expeditions to the Torres Strait in 1888–89 and 1898–99.

Haddon’s diaries were a real pleasure to read and their publication will be a real contribution to both scholars of the Pacific and to Torres Strait Islanders.

- Academic Reviewer

Release
Dec-2020
ISBN
9781743326480
RRP (AUD)
$60.00
Pages
378
Format
Paperback
Category
Indigenous studies

Jude Philp and Anita Herle

Jude Philp is Senior Curator of the Macleay Museum at the University of Sydney. Her research interests include museum anthropology, 19th century Pacific history, historic taxidermy, the commerce of natural history, and Pacific Islander material culture.

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