Title of Project
Visual, Digital, Material: Experimental Screen and Museum Ethnography
Name of Advisor/s
A/Professor Jennifer Deger, Professor Rosita Henry, Professor Ton Otto
College of Arts, Society & Education
Summary of Project
This program draws together themes of film and exhibition making, creativity, collaboration, new public anthropologies, material culture, visual culture, art as ethnography and social engagement. This program is part of an on-going collaboration between JCU and the Moesgaard Museum and Aarhus University in Denmark. We offer a strong emphasis on practice-led research methods and we especially welcome candidates whose projects involve filmmaking, new media and/or exhibition as research method.
visual anthropology, museum studies, media anthropology, digital anthropology, art as ethnography
Would suit an applicant who
Our preferred regional focus is on Aboriginal Australia, Melanesia, and Northern Australia, but other regions will be welcomed for consideration.