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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
    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
    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