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By Author: Dr Stan Florek

Our Global Neighbours: Baohua LI and Yikun LI at the Australian Museum

Chinese students explain the elements of Chinese culture in our collection.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 27 Jun 2017

Anthropology for the People

Beyond racial classification and exclusion.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 23 May 2017

Our Global Neighbours: Mysteries of Egyptian funerary boat

On a quest for knowledge, with a forensic-detective bent.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 12 May 2017

Balinese Impressions: Bringing Paintings to Life

Show and Tell: Paintings in ceremonial cycle.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 28 Apr 2017

Balinese Impressions: Paintings and Artists in Ceremony

Art, Agriculture and Fertility in Bali.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 27 Mar 2017

Bruce Pascoe and his Dark Emu

Our Book Club helps to absorb and promote Indigenous perspective on knowledge within the Australian Museum, and beyond.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 21 Feb 2017

Our Global Neighbours: Endeavour’s Destinations 1769-1770

James Cook skilfully recorded what was already known.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 10 Feb 2017

Our Global Neighbours: A Ship Cloth in Life Cycle Transitions.

Ship symbol in Lampung helping safe passage from one stage of life to another.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 20 Dec 2016

Pacific Spirit

Review: a High School perspective.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Taliesin Heyman-Griffiths, Category: Science, Date: 01 Dec 2016

Our Global Neighbours: Arctic Ice-cream

And other examples from ingenious Inuit culture.

By: Dr Stan Florek, Category: Science, Date: 03 Nov 2016