Researcher

Dr Johanna Perheentupa

Fields of Research (FoR)

History: Australian, Aboriginal Studies

Biography

Johanna's research interests are in the area of Australian colonial and Indigenous histories, including both Indigenous rights and settler colonial engagement with Indigenous peoples. She is currently completing a manuscript on Indigenous activism in Redfern in the 1970s, exploring the ways in which the local Aboriginal organisations pursued self-determination.


My Qualifications

MA (University of Turku, Finland) PhD...view more

Johanna's research interests are in the area of Australian colonial and Indigenous histories, including both Indigenous rights and settler colonial engagement with Indigenous peoples. She is currently completing a manuscript on Indigenous activism in Redfern in the 1970s, exploring the ways in which the local Aboriginal organisations pursued self-determination.


My Qualifications

MA (University of Turku, Finland) PhD (UNSW)


My Research Activities

  • Uterne - 100 Arrernte Objects, co-ordinated by Helinä Rautavaara ethnographic Museum in Finland together with Macleay Museum, Sydney Museums (University of Sydney), and Museum of Cultures (Finland). Funded by Kone Foundation, https://koneensaatio.fi/en/grants/tuetut/2016-2/annual-funding-round-evaluation-profiles-for-academic-research-a-r-8-dec-2016/.

My Teaching

Indigenous Material Culture: Objects and Their Journeys (ATSI2003)

Gendered Identities in Indigenous Australia (ATSI3002)

Indigenous Histories in the Colonial World (ATSI3017)

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Location

Nura Gili Indigenous Programs
Balnaves Place
LG15 Electrical Engineering (G17)

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Contact

+61-2-93850715