Aboriginal protectors and ethnographic knowledge
Early Victorian contact history
Indigenous scientific knowledges
Lynette's research is broadly anthropological history. She's published widely in the areas of theory, Indigenous histories, post-colonialism and representations of race, museum studies and popular culture.
Lynette Russell's Articles
The threat to those most vulnerable
There's deep concern for the impact a second or third COVID-19 wave could have on Indigenous Australians.
Re-Cooking the first contact narrative
Research is exploring the relationships forged between Indigenous Australians and outside cultures long before Captain Cook's arrival.
Fighting fire with ancient knowledge
With Australia in the grip of devastating bushfires, Indigenous people must be involved in prevention strategies.
Sorry, but not much has changed
Kevin Rudd's apology to Indigenous Australians 10 years ago was a momentous, but ultimately futile, gesture.