Dr Chloe Lucas is a Research Fellow in Geography at the University of Tasmania. Her research explores the social dimensions of climate change. As a documentary film-maker and as an academic, Chloe has focused on ways to improve communication about climate and environmental issues across all sections of society. Her research identifies pathways for empathetic and inclusive conversations between publics with differing concerns. She is part of the ARC “Antarctic Cities” Linkage Project research team.
ArticlesIntroductionTasmania hangs from the map of Australia like a drop in freefall from the substance of the mainland. Often the whole state is mislaid from Australian maps and logos (Reddit). Tasmania has, at least since federation, been considered peripheral—a region seen as isolated, a ‘problem’...Read more