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Trans-Pacific passenger shipping and cultures of mobility in a global age, c.1880-1960

Grant


Scheme


  • Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA)

Abstract


  • This project investigates the connections between images of the Pacific, transoceanic mobility and shipboard cultures in the wake of the industrial transport revolution. It will come to a new understanding of the ways in which links were forged and sustained between Australia, the Pacific Islands and North America tjhroughout the twentieth century.

Date/time Interval


  • 2012 - 2015

Sponsor Award Id


  • DE120101731

Local Award Id


  • 101762

Scheme


  • Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA)

Abstract


  • This project investigates the connections between images of the Pacific, transoceanic mobility and shipboard cultures in the wake of the industrial transport revolution. It will come to a new understanding of the ways in which links were forged and sustained between Australia, the Pacific Islands and North America tjhroughout the twentieth century.

Date/time Interval


  • 2012 - 2015

Sponsor Award Id


  • DE120101731

Local Award Id


  • 101762