Dr Prudence Ahrens

Museum Studie Program Director

School of Social Science
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Honorary Research Fellow

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
p.ahrens@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53236

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Arts Honours, The University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Helmrich, Michele and Ahrens, Prue (2011). Collaborative witness: artists' responses to the plight of the asylum seeker and refugee. In Prue Ahrens, Michele Helmrich and Gillian Lea Whitlock (Ed.), Waiting for asylum: Figures from an archive, and collaborative witness: Artists' responses to the plight of the asylum seeker and refugee (pp. 10-20) St. Lucia, QLD, Australia: The University of Queensland Art Museum.

  • Whitlock, Gillian and Ahrens, Prue (2011). Waiting for asylum: figures from an archive. In Prue Ahrens, Michele Helmrich and Gillian Lea Whitlock (Ed.), Waiting for asylum: figures from an archive, and collaborative witness: artists' responses to the plight of the asylum seeker and refugee (pp. 2-8) St. Lucia, QLD, Australia: The University of Queensland Art Museum.

  • Ahrens, Prue and Lindstrom, Lamont (2010). Making a modern girl from coast to coast: The visual construction of 'Osa Johnson' across the Pacific. In Prue Ahrens and Lamont Lindstrom (Ed.), Coast to coast: Case histories of modern Pacific crossings (pp. 103-116) Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K.: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

  • Ahrens, Prudence (2010). Missionary dress in Samoa. In Margaret Maynard (Ed.), Berg encyclopedia of world dress and fashion: Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands (pp. 400-404) London, U.K.: Berg.

  • Ahrens, Prue and Dixon, Chris (2010). Traversing the Pacific: Modernity on the move from coast to coast. In Prue Ahrens and Chris Dixon (Ed.), Coast to Coast: Case Histories of Modern Pacific Crossings (pp. 1-7) Newcastle upon Tyne, U.K.: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

  • Ahrens, Prue (2009). Familiarising the Asia-Pacific: Bali, New Guinea and Malaysia. In Michele Helmrich and Nick Mitzevich (Ed.), Margaret Olley: Life's journey (pp. 33-37) Brisbane: The University of Queensland Art Museum.

  • Ahrens, Prue and Creely, Kathryn (2008). Arthur Lavine and American modernism in the Pacific. In Marie-Solange Neaoutine and Françoise Cayrol-Baudrillart (Ed.), Arthur Lavine Photographe: Nouvelle-Calédonie, première source d'inspiration (pp. 20-33) Nouméa, New Caledonia: Musée de Nouvelle-Calédonie.

  • Ahrens, Prudence M. (2008). Fiona Foley: Right back at you. In Helmrich, Michelle (Ed.), New: Selected Recent Acquisitions 2007 - 2008 (pp. 50-51) St. Lucia, Queensland: The University of Queensland Art Museum.

  • Ahrens, P. M. (2007). Missionary positions: George Brown's bodies. In S. Cochrane and M. Quanchi (Ed.), Hunting the collectors: Pacific collections in Australian Museums, Art Galleries and Archives (pp. 131-149) Newcastle, UK: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision