Dr Chris Tiffin

Honorary Research Senior Fellow

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview

Dr Chris Tiffin’s research interests include theory of editing, humanities and computing, nineteenth century British literature (especially publishing history), and Australian literature.

Dr Tiffin holds an MA (Qld) and a PhD (Queen's) and is a senior lecturer in the EMSAH School.

He is the author of:

  • Rosa Praed: A Bibliography.
  • Articles on Australian and Pacific literatures, and bibliography

Dr Tiffin’s current research includes nineteenth-century colonialism, the design of electronic scholarly editions, and electronic textuality.

Qualifications

  • Master of Arts, The University of Queensland
  • BA(Hons), The University of Queensland
  • PhD, Queen's University

Publications

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Tiffin, Chris (2010). Barbara Baynton Letters. Found in Fryer : Stories from the Fryer Library Collection. (pp. 66-67) edited by Follett, Roslyn. St Lucia: University of Queensland Library.

  • Tiffin, Chris (2010). Marked Copies of the Bulletin. Found in Fryer : Stories from the Fryer Library Collection. (pp. 92-93) edited by Follett, Roslyn. St Lucia: University of Queensland Library.

  • Tiffin, Chris (2010). Over the Sea. Found in Fryer : Stories from the Fryer Library Collection. (pp. 58-59) edited by Follett, Roslyn. St Lucia: University of Queensland Library.

  • Tiffin, Chris (2010). University ode. Found in Fryer: Stories from the Fryer Library Collection. (pp. 84-85) edited by Roslyn Follett. St Lucia, QLD, Australia: The University of Queensland Library.

  • Tiffin, Chris (2008). Benevolence, slavery, and the periodicals. Burden or Benefit? Imperial Benevolence and its Legacies. (pp. 61-71) edited by H. Gilbert and C. Tiffin. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press.

  • Tiffin, Chris and Gilbert, Helen (2008). Introduction: What's Wrong with Benevolence?. Burden or Benefit? Imperial Benevolence and Its Legacies. (pp. 1-12) edited by H. Gilbert and C. Tiffin. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press.

  • Tiffin, C. M. (2007). Five emus to the King of Siam: Acclimatization and colonialism. Five Emus to the King of Siam: Environment and Empire. (pp. 165-176) edited by H. Tiffin. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Rodopi.

  • Berrie, Phill, Eggert, Paul, Tiffin, Chris and Barwell, Graham (2006). Authenticating electronic editions. Electronic textual editing. (pp. 269-276) edited by Lou Barnard, Katherine O'Brien OKeeffe and John Unsworth. New York, United States: The Modern Language Association of America.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Tiffin, Chris (2004). Just a weekly compendium? The independence of The Queenslander. Books and Empire: Textual Production, Distribution and Consumption in Colonial and Postcolonial Countries, Sydney, Australia, 30 Jan-1 Feb 2003. Melbourne, Australia: Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand.

  • Barwell, G., Tiffin, C. M., Berrie, P. and Eggert, P. (2003). Authenticated electronic editions project: A progress report. Computing Arts 2001: Digital Resources for Research in the Humanities, Sydney, Australia, 26-28 September 2001. Sydney, Australia: University of Sydney Library.

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision