From god‑head to bin chook: Ibis in the Australian cultural imagination

Paul Allatson is an Associate Professor in the School of International Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Technology Sydney. Andrea Connor is a post‑doctoral fellow at the Institute for Culture and Society at Western Sydney University.

Card image: Mechelle Bounpraseuth, Late Night Maccas Run With Bae, 2017, glazed earthenware. Photo: Katherine Griffiths/City of Sydney. © Mechelle Bounpraseuth/Licensed by Viscopy, 2018

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