Jeanette Hoorn

Jeanette Hoorn is Professor of Visual Cultures and Director of Gender Studies in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne. Her books include Reframing Darwin: Evolution and Art in Australia (The Miegunyah Press, 2009); Australian Pastoral: the Making of a White Landscape (2007); and Body Trade: Captivity, Cannibalism and Colonialism in the Pacific (with Barbara Creed, 2001). She has recently started work on a new project on the representation of animals and the emotions in the visual arts and literature with Barbara Creed and Deidre Coleman.