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Willis, Ian C.

Honorary Fellow

  • Honorary Fellow - Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
  • Honorary Fellow - School of Humanities and Social Inquiry

Overview


Dr Willis is a local studies specialist and has a particular interest in community identity, place making and the Red Cross in Australia.

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • The Australian Red Cross in NSW 1914 to 1945
    The Cowpastures district of NSW 1795 to 1840
    Urban Growth on Sydney's Rural-Urban Fringe 1948 to present
    Modernism in New South Wales
    Local newspapers in the Macarthur region of NSW 1880 to present

Selected Publications


  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2018

    Published In
    The Conversation
    Volume
    7 August
    Pages
    1 - 6
    2018

    Published In
    The District reporter
    Volume
    3 August
    Pages
    16 - 16
    2017

    Published In
    ISAA Review
    Volume
    16
    Pages
    29 - 41
    2017

    Published In
    Spirit of Progress: Journal of Art Deco and Modernism Society of Autralia
    Volume
    18
    Pages
    20 - 22
     
    2016

    Published In
    ISAA Review
    Volume
    15
    Pages
    5 - 18
     
     
     
    2015

    Published In
    History
    Pages
    3 - 5
     
     
    2013

    Published In
    Sydney Journal
    Volume
    4
    Pages
    127 - 140
    ISSN
    1835-0151
     
     
     
    2012

    Published In
    AQ (Balmain): Journal of Contemporary Analysis
    Volume
    83
    Pages
    20 - 25
    ISSN
    1443-3605
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    2010

    Published In
    Sydney Journal
    Volume
    3
    Pages
    44 - 51
    ISSN
    1835-0151
  • Book

    Year Title
     
    2014

    Publisher
    Camden : Camden Historical Society Inc
  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2014

    Published In
    Camden's WWI Diggers: 1914 to 1918
    Publisher
    Camden: Camden Historical Society Inc.
    Pages
    1 - 3
     
  • Conference Paper

    Year Title
    2018

    Published In
    Remaking cities urban history planning history Proceedings of the 14th Australasian Urban History Planning History Conference 2018
    Pages
    557 - 567
    2017

    Published In
    Entangled Histories: Australian Historical Association 36th Annual Conference Abstracts
     
     
    2012

    Published In
    Urban Transformations: Booms, Busts and Other Catastrophes: Proceedings of the 11th Australasian Urban History/Planning History Conference
    Pages
    394 - 406
     
  • Other

    Year Title
    2019

    Page
    16
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications
    2019

    Page
    16
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications
    2019

    Page
    p. 16
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications
    2018

    Page
    12
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications

Presentations


Featured In


Outreach Overview


  • I am a public historian who encourages and advocates on behalf of community and local history.

Keywords


  • Red Cross, place, identity, Camden NSW, Sydney's rural-urban fringe, home front, philanthropy, active citizenship, advocacy, volunteering, colonial NSW, landscape aesthetic, settler colonialism,

Full Name


  • Dr Ian Willis

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • The Australian Red Cross in NSW 1914 to 1945
    The Cowpastures district of NSW 1795 to 1840
    Urban Growth on Sydney's Rural-Urban Fringe 1948 to present
    Modernism in New South Wales
    Local newspapers in the Macarthur region of NSW 1880 to present

Selected Publications


  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2018

    Published In
    The Conversation
    Volume
    7 August
    Pages
    1 - 6
    2018

    Published In
    The District reporter
    Volume
    3 August
    Pages
    16 - 16
    2017

    Published In
    ISAA Review
    Volume
    16
    Pages
    29 - 41
    2017

    Published In
    Spirit of Progress: Journal of Art Deco and Modernism Society of Autralia
    Volume
    18
    Pages
    20 - 22
     
    2016

    Published In
    ISAA Review
    Volume
    15
    Pages
    5 - 18
     
     
     
    2015

    Published In
    History
    Pages
    3 - 5
     
     
    2013

    Published In
    Sydney Journal
    Volume
    4
    Pages
    127 - 140
    ISSN
    1835-0151
     
     
     
    2012

    Published In
    AQ (Balmain): Journal of Contemporary Analysis
    Volume
    83
    Pages
    20 - 25
    ISSN
    1443-3605
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    2010

    Published In
    Sydney Journal
    Volume
    3
    Pages
    44 - 51
    ISSN
    1835-0151
  • Book

    Year Title
     
    2014

    Publisher
    Camden : Camden Historical Society Inc
  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2014

    Published In
    Camden's WWI Diggers: 1914 to 1918
    Publisher
    Camden: Camden Historical Society Inc.
    Pages
    1 - 3
     
  • Conference Paper

    Year Title
    2018

    Published In
    Remaking cities urban history planning history Proceedings of the 14th Australasian Urban History Planning History Conference 2018
    Pages
    557 - 567
    2017

    Published In
    Entangled Histories: Australian Historical Association 36th Annual Conference Abstracts
     
     
    2012

    Published In
    Urban Transformations: Booms, Busts and Other Catastrophes: Proceedings of the 11th Australasian Urban History/Planning History Conference
    Pages
    394 - 406
     
  • Other

    Year Title
    2019

    Page
    16
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications
    2019

    Page
    16
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications
    2019

    Page
    p. 16
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications
    2018

    Page
    12
    Publisher
    Wombaroo Publications

Presentations


Featured In


Outreach Overview


  • I am a public historian who encourages and advocates on behalf of community and local history.

Keywords


  • Red Cross, place, identity, Camden NSW, Sydney's rural-urban fringe, home front, philanthropy, active citizenship, advocacy, volunteering, colonial NSW, landscape aesthetic, settler colonialism,

Full Name


  • Dr Ian Willis

Research Areas

Geographic Focus