Nielsen, Hanne E.F.
Dr Hanne Nielsen is a Lecturer in English at the University of Tasmania. She specialises in representations of Antarctica in cultural production, and has worked with theatre and advertising related to the far south. Hanne is on the executive committee of the SCAR Humanities and Social Sciences Standing Committee, book review editor for The Polar Journal, past president of the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists, and 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