Associate Professor Rebe Taylor is a historian and writer who works at the University of Tasmania, Australia. She has more than twenty years of experience researching and writing the histories of southeast Australian indigenous peoples and European settlement for academic and literary publications and web resources. Her most recent book is Into the Heart of Tasmania, published by Melbourne University Press. She is currently researching an international history of cultural extinction and survival from the 16th century to the present.
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