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Ambivalent Mobilities in the Pacific

“Savagery” and “Civilization” in the Australian Interwar Imaginary

Nicholas Halter

islander “savage” in the region of Melanesia, discussing the tensions between the savage of fictional and scientific discourses, and identifying characteristics of the savage that travelers focused on during the 1920s and 1930s, namely, primitivism

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Bande dessinée and the Penal Imaginary

Graphic Constructions of the Carceral Archipelago

Charles Forsdick

Algeria – continued to be sent to South America, and after the definitive suspension of transportation to the bagne in Melanesia in 1897, French Guiana continued to function for another four decades, still receiving civilian transportés , political

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Introduction

Print Culture, Mobility, and The Pacific, 1920–1950

Victoria Kuttainen and Susann Liebich

cultural meanings attached to these movements. Missionaries and scientists traveling to Melanesia, Australian writers crossing the Pacific, and upper-class women cruising the world were all tangled up in the ambiguities and contestations over authority and

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Unpacking the Museum Register

Institutional Memories of the Potlatch Collection Repatriation

Emma Knight

. Strathern , Marilyn . 1988 . The Gender of the Gift: Problems with Women and Problems with Society in Melanesia . Studies in Melanesian Anthropology 6 . Berkeley : University of California Press . Swinney , Geoffrey N . 2012 . “ What Do We Know About

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The Spectacular Traveling Woman

Australian and Canadian Visions of Women, Modernity, and Mobility between the Wars

Sarah Galletly

), 68. 21 White, On Holidays , 94. 22 Ngaire Douglas, They Came For Savages: 100 Years of Tourism in Melanesia (Lis-more: Southern Cross University Press, 1996), 72. 23 Kuttainen, “Trafficking Literature,” 90. 24 Advertisement, AWM 3, no. 38 (16

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Archaeology and Ethnographic Collections

Disentangling Provenance, Provenience, and Context in Vanuatu Assemblages

James L. Flexner

Gift: Problems with Women and Problems with Society in Melanesia . Berkeley : University of California Press . Torrence , Robin . 2000 . “ Just Another Trader? An Archaeological Perspective on European Barter with Admiralty Islanders, Papua New