My research is concerned with the history and philosophy of archaeology in the Pacific region. I am investigating the ongoing contribution of early 20th century museum collections to the construction of archaeological knowledge, especially the development of theories about the origins and migrations of Pacific peoples. To do this I am... » read more
As part of the ARC Laureate Project “The Collective Biography of Archaeology in the Pacific – a Hidden History”, Emilie is investigating the development of Francophone literature and traditions in Pacific scholarship.
This project seeks to better understand the distinct historiography and epistemology of the... » read more