Skye Krichauff

Skye Krichauff

School of Humanities

Faculty of Arts

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.

Skye Krichauff is an ethno-historian, historian and anthropologist who is interested in colonial cross-cultural relations, the relationship between history and memory, and how societies live with historical injustices (in particular how Australians live with the enduring legacies of colonialism). Her doctoral thesis (conferred in 2015) investigated the absence of Aboriginal people in the historical consciousness of settler descendants.

  • Journals

    Year Citation
    2019 Krichauff, S. (2019). A Boomerang, Porridge in the Pocket and Other Stories of “the Blacks’ Camp”. Journal of Australian Studies, 43(3), 1-19.
    2017 Krichauff, S. (2017). The Murder of Melaityappa and How Judge Mann Made "The Administration of Justice Palatable" to South Australian Colonists in 1849. Aboriginal History Journal, 41, 23-45.
    2015 Krichauff, S. M. J. (2015). Native constable Jim Crack and "Wild White Men". Journal of Australian Indigenous Issues, 37(1), 7-23.
    2013 Krichauff, S. M. J. (2013). Narungga, the Townspeople and Julius Kuhn: The Establishment of Origins of the Point Pearce Mission. Journal of the Anthropological Society of South Australia, 13, 57-72.
  • Books

    Year Citation
    2017 Krichauff, S. (2017). Memory, Place and Aboriginal-Settler History Understanding Australian's Consciousness of the Colonial Past. United Kingdom: Anthem Press.
    2011 Krichauff, S. M. J. (2011). Nharangga Wargunni Bugi-Buggillu: A Journey Through Narungga History. Adelaide: Wakefield Press.
  • Book Chapters

    Year Citation
    2020 Krichauff, S. (2020). Protecting the Protectors: evaluating the agency of missionary-protectors in the newly formed settlements of Adelaide and Melbourne, 1838-1840. In S. Furphy, & A. Nettelbeck (Eds.), Aboriginal Protection and its Intermediaries in Britain’s Antipodean Colonies. New York, NY; USA: Routledge.
    2019 Krichauff, S. M. (2019). ‘Waiving' the green bough: Narungga encounters with Europeans in the pre-settlement era, 1802-1846. In G. Dooley, & D. Clode (Eds.), The First Wave: Exploring Early Coastal Contact History in Australia (pp. 4-22). Adelaide, South Australia: Wakefield Press.
    2017 Krichauff, S. (2017). 'Rethinking Narungga responses to Europeans and colonialism'. In P. Brock, & T. Gara (Eds.), Colonialism and its aftermath: Aboriginal history in South Australia (pp. 171-191). Adelaide: Wakefiled Press.
  • Conference Papers

    Year Citation
    2013 Krichauff, S. M. J. (2013). FEHW Krichauff and 1848. In H. Stock (Ed.), Leaving Home: Motives for the 19th Century Migration. Adelaide University.
  • Report for External Bodies

    Year Citation
    2019 Krichauff, S. M. (2019). Report on Nauo Apical Ancestors by Dr Skye Krichauff. Adelaide.
    2017 Krichauff, S. M. (2017). Expert Report of Dr Skye Krichauff Dated 7 November 2017 (SAD 6001 of 2000).
    2017 Krichauff, S. M. (2017). Confidential Supplement to the expert report provided by Dr Skye Krichauff on 7 November 2017 (SAD 6001 of 2000).
  • Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2020 Co-Supervisor Conflicting Histories: The Memorialisation of Frontier Violence Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr David Charles Milazzo
    2020 Co-Supervisor Examination of the relationship between white settlers and the local Aboriginal population in the Cooper Creek region. Master of Philosophy Master Full Time Miss Madeleine Paige Sallis

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