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Dr Graeme Macrae B. Arch, M. Phil, PhD

Senior Lecturer

School of People, Environment and Planning

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +64 9 414 0800 x43474
    Location: 2.27, Atrium
    Campus: Albany

Qualifications

  • B. Arch - U o Melbourne (1973)
  • M. Phil - U o Auckland (1992)
  • PhD - U o Auckland (1998)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Broadly: the intersections of human society/culture with environment/ecologies by way of technological interventions, such as  ....

Specifically: architecture/urban design/landscape, agriculture, waste management, disaster recovery.

Regionally: mostly in Indonesia (especially Bali) but also in India.

Thematics

Resource Development and Management, Future Food Systems

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences (070000):
Anthropology (160100): Anthropology not elsewhere classified (160199): Anthropology of Development (160101):
Biological Sciences (060000):
Comparative Economic Systems (149901): Ecological Economics (149902):
Ecology (060200): Ecology not elsewhere classified (060299):
Economics (140000):
Engineering (090000):
Other Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences (079900):
Other Economics (149900):
Social and Cultural Anthropology (160104): Studies In Human Society (160000):
Technology (100000)

Keywords

Disciplinary background: Anthropology

Regional focus: 1. Indonesia (especially Bali) and 2. India (especially Tamil Nadu and north India).

Research Focus:Environment and Development, especially the technological systems by which human societies intervene into natural systems - e.g agriculture, waste management, disaster recovery, architecture/engineering.

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 2

Research Outputs

Journal

MacRae, G. (2017). Universal heritage meets local livelihoods: ‘awkward engagements’ at the world cultural heritage listing in Bali. International Journal of Heritage Studies. 23(9), 846-859
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2017). Rubbish and Illegal Dumpsites: Who to Blame?. : Ubud Now and Then
[Internet publication]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2017). Uber Now and Then in Ubud. : Ubud Now and Then
[Internet publication]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2016). From the other side of the fence: Two new books about Bali. IIAS Newsletter. 2016(75), 26-27Retreived from http://iias.asia/the-newsletter/newsletter-75-autumn-2016
[Book Review]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2016). Himalayan Agricultures, Ecologies and Local Food Sovereignties. Anthropological Forum. 26(3), 262-275
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2016). Food Sovereignty and the Anthropology of Food: Ethnographic Approaches to Policy and Practice. Anthropological Forum. 26(3), 227-232
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2016). ‘Good intentions, mixed realities’.. Inside Indonesia. (125 (July -September 2016)) Retrieved from http://www.insideindonesia.org/good-intentions-mixed-realities
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2016). Forgotten moralities of agrarian economy in Bali: Production and exchange, business and friendship. Focaal. 2016(75), 89-104
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2016). Community and cosmopolitanism in the new Ubud. Annals of Tourism Research. 59, 16-29
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G., & Rodic, L. (2015). The weak link in waste management in tropical Asia? Solid waste collection in Bali. Habitat International. 50, 310-316
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, GS. (2015). Anthropologies in, of, and for the world (Special Forum). Focaal. 2015(71) Retrieved from http://berghahn.publisher.ingentaconnect.com/content/berghahn/focaal/2015/00002015/00000071
[Journal article]Edited by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015). 'Knowledge production and the politics of positionality in globalized and neoliberalized times'. Focaal. Volume 2015(Number 71), 3-5
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015). Sumung – part II: A mediator between cultures. : Ubud Now and Then
[Internet publication]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015). Sumung – Son of Lempad. Ubud Now and Then. Retrieved from http://ubudnowandthen.com/sumung-son-lempad/
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). Ubud: Benteng Terbuka. Jurnal Kajian Bali/Journal of Bali Studies. 4(1), 1-14
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). Wild West Batur: Beyond the tourism and real estate frontiers in Bali is a small branch of the global resource frontier.. Inside Indonesia. (117: Jul-Sep 2014) Retrieved from http://www.insideindonesia.org/latest-articles/wild-west-batur
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). Black Sand: Ubud Backstage. Ubud Now and Then. Retrieved from http://ubudnowandthen.com/black-sand-ubud-backstage
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G., & Hodgkin, D. (2011). Half full or half empty? Shelter after the Jogjakarta earthquake. DISASTERS. 35(1), 243-267
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2000). Old world places, new world problems: Exploring resource management issues in eastern Indonesia.. JOURNAL OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN STUDIES. 31(2), 420-421
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (1999). Southeast Asian identities: Culture and the politics of representation in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand.. JOURNAL OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN STUDIES. 30(1), 161-163
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2012). Solid waste management in tropical asia: What can we learn from bali?. Waste Management and Research. 30(1), 72-79
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, GS., & Arthawiguna, IWA. (2011). Sustainable Agricultural Development in Bali: Is the Subak an Obstacle, an Agent or Subject?. Human Ecology. 39(1), 11-20
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2011). Rice farming in bali organic production and marketing challenges. Critical Asian Studies. 43(1), 69-92
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2011). Negotiating architecture worlds in Indonesia: The work of Eko Prawoto. Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies. 29(1), 92-119
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2012). Lansing-Response to Critics. Human Ecology. 40(3), 475-476
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G., & Hodgkin, D. (2011). Half full or half empty? Shelter after the Jogjakarta earthquake. Disasters. 35(1), 243-267
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2011). If Indonesia is too hard to understand, let's start with Bali. Journal of Indonesian Social Sciences and Humanities. 3, 11-36 Retrieved from http://www.kitlv-journals.nl/index.php/jissh/article/viewFile/7711/8479
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2010). What can anthropologists say about climage change?. RAM-WAN e-journal. (5), 33-52 Retrieved from http://www.ram-wan.net/html/journal-5.htm
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2009). Has the past got a future in local politics in Indonesia?: Pilkada 2005 in Bali. New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies. 11(1), 263-275 Retrieved from http://www.nzasia.org.nz/downloads/NZJAS-June09/20_MacRae_3.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G., & Darma Putra, N. (2008). A peaceful festival of democracy: Aristocratic rivalry and the media in a local election in Bali. Review of Indonesian and Malaysian Affairs. 42(2), 107-146 Retrieved from http://www.massey.edu/massey/fms/Colleges/College%20of%20Humanities%20and%20Social%20Sciences/PEP/PDF_documents/Sociology/Macrae/Pilkada08RIMA.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2008). Could the system work better? Scale and local knowledge in humanitarian relief. Development in Practice. 18(2), 190-200 Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09614520801898970
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G., & Darma Putra, IN. (2007). A new theatre-state in Bali? Aristocracies, the media and cultural revival in the 2005 local elections. Asian Studies Review. 31(2), 171-189 Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10357820701373317
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2006). Ethnography, ethnology and the ethnography of ethnologies. SITES: A Journal of Social Anthropology and Cultural Studies (New Series). 3(2), 116-136 Retrieved from http://sites.otago.ac.nz/index.php/Sites/article/view/19
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2006). Fear and loathing in our own holiday paradise: The strange case of Schapelle Corby (et al.). The Australian Journal of Anthropology. 17(1), 79-85 Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1835-9310.2006.tb00048.x/abstract
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). ‘What’s happening to ‘subak’ world heritage?’. Jakarta Post. Retrieved from http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2014/07/10/what-s-happening-subak-world-heritage.html
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., MacRae, GS., & George, L. (2013). Editorial. Sites: a journal of social anthropology and cultural studies. 10(1), 1-3
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2012). Deepening and decentralising the study of politics in Indonesia: A book review of Deepening democracy in Indonesia: Direct elections for local leaders (Pilkada), edited by Erb, M., and Sulistiyanto, P. (2009). IIAS Newsletter. 59(Spring), 38-39 Retrieved from http://www.iias.nl/the-newsletter/article/deepening-and-decentralising-study-politics-indonesia
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2011). Lakeview: Graeme MacRae revisits a long-lost friend, The Bud Vol 9, pp.86-89.. The Bud. 19(Jul/Aug/Sept), 86-89 Retrieved from http://issuu.com/balinigel/docs/thebudvol9_2011
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2011). An ocean of rubbish. Inside Indonesia. (103 Jan-Mar), 1-2 Retrieved from http://www.insideindonesia.org/weekly-articles/an-ocean-of-rubbish
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2009). Book review : Tourism, development and terrorism in Bali, by Hitchcock, M., and Putra, N.D. (2012). New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies. 11(2), 217-218 Retrieved from http://www.nzasia.org.nz/journal/volume11_2.htm
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2009). Not just an elite game. Inside Indonesia. (97: Jul-Sep) Retrieved from http://www.insideindonesia.org/feature-editions/not-just-an-elite-game
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2009). The old/new food crisis in indonesia. Development Forum [devforum]. (30), 4-7
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2008). What can the development industry learn from disaster response?. Development Forum [devforum]. (29), 4-7
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2008). Food for the future: Organic farming takes root in post-bomb Bali. Inside Indonesia. Retrieved from http://www.insideindonesia.org/feature-editions/food-for-the-future
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2007). Book review: Land of beautiful vision: Making a buddist sacred place in New Zealand, by McAra, S. (2007). Sites: A Journal of Social Anthropology and Cultural Studies. 4(2), 206-206 Retrieved from http://sites.otago.ac.nz/index.php/Sites/issue/view/20
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2007). Book review: The life of a balinese temple: Artistry, imagination, and history in a peasant village, by Geertz, H. (2004). The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology. 8(1: Special Issue: Traditional Justice in Timor), 99-101 Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/14442210601161757
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2005). Growing rice after the bomb: Where is Balinese agriculture going?. Critical Asian Studies. 37(2), 209-232
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2006). Book review: Juggling money: Financial self-help organisations and social security in Yogyakarta, by Lont, H. (2005). New Zealand Journal of Asian Studies. 8(2), 222-223 Retrieved from http://www.nzasia.org.nz/downloads/NZJAS-Dec06/13Reviews1.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2006). When the ground shakes. Vital Magazine. (20), 10-10 Retrieved from http://www.tradeaid.org.nz/issues/0480502001250053411.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2006). Which earthquake was that?. Asia New Zealand Foundation Media e-Newsletter. Retrieved from http://www.asianz.org.nz/media/mediae-newsletter/macrae-article
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2006). Book review: Tales from a charmed life: A balinese painter reminisces, by Geertz, H., and Togog, I.B.M. (2005). The Australian Journal of Anthropology. 17(2), 236-237 Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1835-9310.2006.tb00061.x/pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2005). Negara Ubud: The theatre-state in twenty-first-century Bali. History and Anthropology. 16(4), 393-413
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2004). Who knows how to build a temple? Religious and secular, tradition and innovation, in contemporary South Indian sacred architecture. South Asia. 27(2), 217-243
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G., & Parker, S. (2002). Would the real Undagi please stand up?: On the social location of Balinese architectural knowledge. Bijdragen: tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde [Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia and Oceania]. 158(2), 253-282 Retrieved from http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/docserver/22134379/158/2/22134379_158_02_s05_text.pdf?expires=1375236465&id=id&accname=guest&checksum=AB4C2EDC06CB2CBA3E7EA6190C38C044
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2005). Thailand's rice bowl: Perspectives on agricultural and social change in the Chao Phraya Delta. IIAS Newsletter. (36), 25-26 Retrieved from http://www.iias.nl/nl/36/IIAS_NL36_25.pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004). Different music, same dance. Social and Cultural Studies. 3, v-vi
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2004). Book review: The potent dead: Ancestors, saints and heroes in contemporary Indonesia, edited by Chambert-Loir, H., and Reid, A. (2002). Journal of Southeast Asian Studies. 35(2), 61-62 Retrieved from http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayFulltext?type=1&pdftype=1&fid=228224&jid=SEA&volumeId=35&issueId=02&aid=228223
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2004). Book reviews: The art and culture of Bali, by Ramseyer, U. (2002) and Bali: Living in two worlds: A critical self-portrait, editied by Ramseyer, U., and Tisna, I.G.P. (2001). Australian Journal of Anthropology. 15(2), 245-247 Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1835-9310.2004.tb00256.x/pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2003). Book review: Pura Besakih: Temple, religion and society in Bali, by Stuart-Fox, D.J. (2002). Australian Journal of Anthropology. 14(2), 309-310 Retrieved from http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1835-9310.2003.tb00236.x/pdf
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2003). Ritual, politics and tourism: Ritual purification ceremonies have dominated Balinese recovery efforts. Inside Indonesia. (74: Apr-Jul), 22-22 Retrieved from http://www.insideindonesia.org/feature-editions/ritual-politics-and-tourism
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, G. (2002). Book reveiw: Millennial capitalism and the culture of neoliberalism, edited by Comaroff, J., and Comaroff, J.L. (2001). Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology. 3(2), 115-116 Retrieved from http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14442210210001706326
[Journal article]Authored by: Macrae, G.

Book

MacRae, G. (2016). Frontier Bali: Local scales and levels of global processes. In Transnational Frontiers of Asia and Latin America Since 1800. (pp. 179 - 192).
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., & Hodgkin, D. (2016). Beyond the 2006 Jogjakarta earthquake: From sectors to clusters in the international humanitarian system. In P. Daly, & RM. Feener (Eds.) Rebuilding Asia Following Natural Disasters Approaches to Reconstruction in the Asia-Pacific Region. (pp. 261 - 283). Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., & Darma Putra, IN. (2016). Palace of capitals: A traditional tourist kingdom in modern Bali. In P. Porananond (Ed.) Tourism and Monarchy in Southeast Asia. (pp. 199 - 213). Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2016). Beyond Basmati: Two approaches to the challenge of Agricultural development in the ‘new India’.. In S. Venkateswar, & S. Bandyopadhyay (Eds.) Globalisation, economy and challenges of development in contemporary India.. (pp. 107 - 129). Singapore: Springer
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015). Ubud: Benteng Terbuka. In N. Darma Putra, & S. Campbell (Eds.) Recent Developments in Bali Tourism: Culture, Heritage and Landscape in an open fortress.. (pp. 69 - 79). Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia: Program Studi Magister Kajian Pariwisata, Universitas Udayana + Buku Arta
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012). Bali is (not) so beautiful (any more): Popular cultures of architectural and environmental decline in Bali’. In Cool New Asia: Asian popular culture in a local context. (pp. 102 - 114). Auckland: Unitec ePress
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012). Indonesia. In CA. Zimring, & WL. Rathje (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: The Social Science of Garbage. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2011). Ubud Since 1970: Revival and Prosperity – Tourism and Culture. In DI. Bembi D. Indrio, & W. Soemantri (Eds.) Ubud: a short history of an art and cultural centre in Bali. (pp. *). Ubud, Bali, Indonesia: Yayasan Ratan Wartha
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2010). The Bay that was, a park that isn’t and the city that might have been. In G. Duncan, & J. Ross (Eds.) 11 Views of Auckland. Albany, New Zealand: School of Social and Cultural Studies, Massey University,
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006). Banua or Negara? The culture of land in South Bali. In T. Reuter (Ed.) Sharing the Earth, Dividing the Land: Land and Territory in the Austronesian World. (pp. 83 - 112). Canberra, ACT: ANU E Press
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005). Kompetensi budaya dalam globalisasi [Cultural competence in globalisation]. In D. Putra, & W. Sancaya (Eds.) Bali Post: Edisi Minggu. Denpasar, Indonesia: Udayana University, Pustaka Larangan, Faculty of Letters
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005). Negara Ubud? Kerajaan Budaya Abad Globalisasi. In N. Darma Putra, & IDG. Windu Sancaya (Eds.) Kompetensi Budaya dalam Globalisasi. (pp. xxiii - 466). Denpasar, Indonesia: Fakultas Sastra Universitas Udayana dan Pustake Larangan
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004). (De)-Globalisation?: Indonesia since the crisis. In LHN. Chiang, J. Lidstone, & RAS. Eds (Eds.) The challenges of globalization: Cultures in transition in the Pacific-Asia region. (pp. 131 - 140). Lanham, MD: University Press of America
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2003). Art and peace in the safest place in the world: A culture of apoliticism in Bali. In TAR. Ed (Ed.) Inequality, crisis and social change in Indonesia: The muted worlds of Bali. (pp. 30 - 53). London, UK: RoutledgeCurzon
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2003). The value of land in Bali: Land tenure, landreform and commodification. In TAR. Ed (Ed.) Inequality, crisis and social change in Indonesia: The muted worlds of Bali. (pp. 143 - 165). London, UK: RoutledgeCurzon
[Chapter]Authored by: Macrae, G.

Conference

Reuter, TA., & MacRae, GS. (2017, May). Grassroots Solutions to Structural Socio-Ecological Problems: The Case of Farmer-Consumer Cooperatives in Indonesia. Presented at IUAES Congress 2017. Ottawa University,.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.Contributed to by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., Hartono, HS., & Davies, SG. (2017, April). Indonesian Muslim Women's use of Facebook.. Presented at Multimedia, Mobility and the Digital Southeast Asian Family. Latrobe University.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2017, February). “Auckland’s Hindu Temples and the globalisation of religious practice”.. Presented at Global Networks-Indianness Abroad: The New Zealand Story.. Auckland University of Technology.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G.Beyond Basmati: Two Approaches to the Challenge of Agricultural Development in the 'New India'. GLOBALISATION AND THE CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT IN CONTEMPORARY INDIA. (pp. 107 - 129). 2198-9923.
[Conference]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., & Reuter, TA. (2016, December). Logics of Governance and Interventions into Rice Systems in Indonesia. Presented at Anthropocene Transitions. University of Sydney.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2016, April). Sustainable livelihoods or Sustainable Environments: Moralities of Development in Uttarakhand.. Presented at Sustainable Environments in 21st Century India. Massey University, Palmerston North.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015, December). What is moral about food? and why does it matter?. Presented at Moral Horizons: Annual Conference of the Australian Anthropology Society. University of Melbourne.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015, November). Studying (in) villages: what has become of place-based anthropology and does it matter?. Presented at 40 Years on: does anthropology really need a theme? 40th Annual ASAANZ Conference.. Massey University, Palmerston North.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015, July). The Bali Jigsaw Puzzle: an ethnography of local connections. Presented at International Convention of Asian Scholars 9. Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015, July). Making Sense of the New Bali: an ethnography of local connections.. Presented at Indonesia Council Open Conference 2015. Deakin University, Geelong Campus.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014, November). The Problem with Cosmopolitanisms: Frictions and Critical Regionalisms in Architecture, Anthropology and tourism.. Presented at Cosmopolitanism and Anthropology. Queenstown.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014, November). The Un-cosmopolitanism of Waste in Bali. Presented at Cosmopolitan Anthropologies. Queenstown.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, April). “Why do (some) development projects work? development and the ethnographic imagination”,. Presented at The Anthropology of Global Issues. University of Delhi.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, April). The moral/aesthetic economy/ecology of agriculture in Bali. Presented at Art and Aesthetics (Annual conference of Association of Social Anthropologists of UK and Comonwealth). Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, December). Basmati Borderlands: an interface between agrifood histories, cultures and ecologies in northwest India.. Presented at Agri-Food XIX. Massey University.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, December). “Anthropologies: local and global, past, present and future”. Presented at Anthropology and Imagination (Annual conference of ASAANZ). Victoria University, Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, December). Why do some projects work?. Presented at International Development Conference. University of Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, November). Bali: beyond the beaches. Presented at Indonesia Seminar. University of Auckland Business School.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, November). Environment and Development: challenges and treadeoffs. Presented at Indonesia Seminar. University of Auckland Business School.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2011, November). Cool New Asia: Asian popular cuture in a local context,. Presented at Cool New Asia: Asian popular cuture in a local context, symposium, 25-6 November 2011. Unitec, Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2011, July). ‘Genealogies of Ethnographic Good and Evil’. Presented at ‘Knowledge and Value in a Globalising World’. University of Western Australia, Perth.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2010, December). ‘Genealogies of Ethnographic Good and Evil’, paper presented to ‘Whakapapa, Genealogies,Ancestors’ (annual conference of ASAANZ), Rotorua, * 10-12 December.. Presented at ‘Whakapapa, Genealogies,Ancestors’ (annual conference of ASAANZ). Four Canoes Hotel, Rotorua.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2009, December). ““There’s Carbon in that thar Rubbish” OR “Anthropologists? What would they know about Climate Change?” ”. Presented at ‘Ownership and Appropriation’ Conference of (UK & Commonwealth) Association of Social Anthropologists. University of Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2009, December). Anthropological community beyond the department. Presented at Annual Conference of the Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa/New Zealand (ASAANZ): Re-thinking Community in Comtemporary Anthropology. Picton, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2009, October). The architecture of Eko Prawoto: a critical regionalist model for global, local and national identities in Indonesia. Presented at Globalization and National Identity in Asia. Victoria University of Wellington.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2008). Carbon cultures, CDM projects & travelling packages. In Joint Annual Conference Ownership and Appropriation:(pp. 52 - 52). Auckland: Association of Social Anthropologists of the UK
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2007, November). ‘Ethnography and the Academic Mode of Production’, paper presented at Taboo: the forbidden/forbidding subject of anthropology, ASAANZ conference, University of Waikato, 16-18 November.. Presented at Taboo: the forbidden/forbidding subject of anthropology. University of Waikato.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2007, September). ‘New Developments in Sustainable Agriculture in Bali. Presented at Indonesia Council Open Conference. Monash University.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., & Arthawiguna, IWA. (2007, August). Does subak organization hinder or facilitate agricultural development?. Presented at International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS) 5. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006, July). ‘Urban Culture or Urban Economy? The politics of public space, cultural Heritage and creative critique in Jogjakarta.’. Presented at ‘Arte-Polis: Creative Culture and the Making of Place’. Bandung Institute of Technology, Bandung, Indonesia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006, November). Coordination, communication and construction in post-earthquake Jogjakarta. Presented at Aotearoa New Zealand International Development Studies Network Biennial Conference. University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006). Urban culture or urban economy? The politics of public space, cultural heritage and creative critique in Jogjakarta. In AR. Soemardi, & AA. Abadi (Eds.) Seminar Proceedings: International Seminar on Urban Culture. Arte-Polis: Creative Culture and the Making of Place. (pp. 75 - 84).
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006, February). Negara BaliTV: Has the past got a future in local politics in Indonesia?. Presented at Southeast Asia: Past, Present and Future. University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006). Urban culture or urban economy? The politics of public space, cultural heritage and creative critique in Jogjakarta. In International Seminar on Urban Culture Arte-Polis: Creative Culture and the Making of Place(pp. 63 - 64). : Inistitue of Technology, Bandung
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005, November). Local is global. Presented at 15th NZASIA Conference. University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005). But I'm just an anthropologist: What can I do about farmers problems?. In MM. Ed (Ed.) Sustainable Environments, sustainable Communities: Potential dialogues between anthropologists, scientists and managers: Proceedings of a symposium .... (pp. 42 - 50). Melbourne, VIC
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005). Understanding Indonesia? Or imagining Indonesias? The view from Bali. Understanding Indonesia. (pp. 107 - 126). Wellington, NZ
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005, September). The politics of the Hindu-Balinese identity. Presented at Seminar on Understanding Indonesia. Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005, November). Beyond ethnography is ethnology and beyond ethnology is ethnography of ethnologies. Presented at 30th Annual Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa/New Zealand Conference. Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004, December). Not another ''Last great royal cremation''? Is Bali catching up with Clifford Geertz at last?. Presented at 29th Annual Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa/New Zealand Conference: 'Translations, Treaties and Testimonies: The Cultural Politics of Interpretation'. University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004, September). Not another 'Last Great Royal Cremation' in Bali? Maybe Clifford Geertz was right after all. Presented at Australian Anthropological Society Annual Conference: Moving Anthropology: Motion, Emotion and Knowledge. The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004, October). Making Balinese agriculture "sustainable" and "organik". Presented at Sustainable Environments, Sustainable Communities: Potential dialogues between anthropologists, scientists and managers. University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2003, November). Growing rice before and after the bomb: Agricultural epistemologies and moral ecologies in Bali. Presented at 28th Annual Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa/New Zealand Conference. University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2003, October). Growing rice in the age of tourism. Presented at Australian Anthropological Society 2003 Annual Conference. University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2003, November). Growing rice in the age of tourism (and beyond): The culture and economy of farming in a Balinese tourist town. Presented at 15th New Zealand Asian Studies Society (NZASIA) Conference; Asia: Images, Ideas, Identities. University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2002, March). Religious harmony in Indonesia: The view from Bali. Presented at Indonesia: Openness, Religious Harmony and Globalisation. New Zealand Asia Institute, The University of Auckland, Auckland, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2000, September). Will the real Undagi please stand up?: On the social location of Balinese architectural knowledge. Presented at 25th Annual Conference, Association of Social Anthropologists of Aotearoa/New Zealand. Hamilton, NZ.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G.The value of land in Bali: Land tenure, landreform and commodification.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.

Other

Macrae, GS. (2017, July). Food Security in Indonesia: how to make sense of it from the bottom up. In Social and Cultural studies Seminar. College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Massey University. Albany Campus.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
MacRae, G. (2017). The Value of Ricefields. (pp. 46 - 47).
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2017, June). Education and Nationalism ( an anthropological perspective). In Faculty of Education, Dwijendra University, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015, June). What is happening with Bali's World Cultural Heritage Listing?. In Rotary Sunset, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2015, May). UBUD AS A CASE STUDY: FIELD WORK, QUALITATIVE RESEARCH, AND KNOWLEDGE Production.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). ‘Black Sand: Ubud Backstage’. Ubud Now and Then
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). Budaya Tembok: The New Ubud?. Ubud Now & Then
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014). “Where Has All the Rubbish Gone? The Backstage of Ubud”, Ubud Now and Then, 1 July, http://ubudnowandthen.com/where-has-all-the-rubbish-gone-the-backstage-of-ubud/.
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014, May). A different rice-world..
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2014, June). Ubud: Bengeng Terbuka?.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., George, L., & MacRae, GS. (2013). Whakapapa/Genealogies.
[Other]Edited by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, November). Bali: beyond the beaches. In Indonesia Seminar, NZ Asia Institute, University of Auckland..
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2012, November). “Environment and Development: challenges and tradeoffs”. In Indonesia Seminar, NZ Asia Institute, University of Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2011, March). Earthquakes in Indonesia and New Zealand: reconstruction and mitigation.. In Institute of Sociology, Pontifical University of Chile.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS., & MacRae, GS. (2011, March). "The International Humanitarian Aid System in an Earthquake in Indonesia". In Asia-Pacific Studies Institute, Pontifical Univerity of Chile,.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2011, April). "A conversation about the state and indigenous peoples" (translted from title in spanish),. In Program of Indigenous Development, Pitrufquen Community.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2011, June). Issues, Strategies and Best Practices in International Journal Publication for Social Sciences.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2010). "Bali: secret and sacred". GS PRODUCTIONS & LAVA PRODUCTIONS
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2010). Anthropology in interesting times: Ethnography, ethnographic capital and the academic mode of production. Presented at Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2009, March). ‘Climate Change Talk: what can the social sciences add to the conversation?’.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2008, August). Soal sustainable development di Indonesia Kasus Pengelolahan Sampah di Temesi, Gianyar, Bali.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2008, August). Karya Eko Prawoto sebagai pendekatan masalah2 globalisasi..
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2008). "Der schoenste tag im leben".
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2008, August). “Mengarah Pembangunan Ruang Berbudaya Indonesia? ”. Presented at Udayana University, Bali, Indonesia.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2007). Peran Aristokrat dan Media Massa dalam Pilkada di Bali pada Tahun 2004. Presented at Universitas Atma Jaya Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006, May). Negara BaliTV: Old Elites, New Media and Cultural Revival in Local Elections in Bali’. In Department of Anthropology, University of Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2006, September). ‘Gimme Shelter: Coordination and communication of post-earthquake aid in Jogjakarta’. In School of Social and Cultural Studies, Massey University Auckland.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005). Hidden histories and new scholarship in Bali. (pp. 23 - 28). Penerbit BukuBaik
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2005). Spare a thought for the Balinese. Asia New Zealand Foundation
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004). (Possibly) The last royal cremation. (pp. 12 - 21).
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004). Editors' foreword: Different music, same dance: Te Taou and the treaty claims process. (pp. v - vi). Massey University, School of Social and Cultural Studies
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004, August). Evolusi Ubud: Sejarah, Tanah dan Pariwisata. : Fakultas Sastra Universitas Udayana.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2004). Kartini: Our Lady of the worms. (pp. 46 - 51).
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.
Macrae, GS. (2002). How will Bali cope?. TVNZ
[Other]Authored by: Macrae, G.

Consultancy and Languages

Languages

  • Spanish (S American)
    Last used: minimal
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work
  • Dutch
    Last used: reading only
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work
  • German
    Last used: occasionally
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work
  • Balinese
    Last used: annually
    Spoken ability: Needs work
    Written ability: Needs work
  • Indonesia
    Last used: regularly
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent

Supervision and Teaching

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Supervisor 1 3
Co-supervisor 0 7

Teaching

100 level: Endangered Cultures

200 level: Visual Ethnography

300 level: Regional Ethnography: SE Asia & Environment

Postgraduate:

Contemporary Anthropology: Theory and Practice

Supervision: BA hons, MA, PhD

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Supervisor of:

  • 2017 - Hanny Hartono - Doctor of Philosophy
    Media Consumption in Contemporary Urban Indonesia and Everyday Life: Muslim Women, Parenting and Media
  • 2016 - Ruth Gibbons - Doctor of Philosophy
    "It's All of These Puzzle Pieces.": The Representation and the Manifest Discourse of Dyslexic Experience
  • 2013 - Rachael Burke - Doctor of Philosophy
    Bodies in Context: A Comparative Study of Early Childhood Education in New Zealand and Japan

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2017 - Ariadne Menzel - Doctor of Philosophy
    Making Meaning through Movement: Hiking the Cathar Trail in the South of France
  • 2016 - Thi Mai Duyen Dang - Doctor of Philosophy
    Eating alone is painful: An interdiciplinary and ethnographically inspired sociolinguistic investigation into Vietnamese mealtime ritual invitations
  • 2013 - Christopher Howard - Doctor of Philosophy
    Himalayan journeys: A mobile ethnography and philosophical anthropology
  • 2012 - Irene Sanson - Doctor of Philosophy
    Taking the spirits seriously: Neo-shamanism and contemporary shamanic healing in New Zealand
  • 2009 - Syahira Hamidon - Doctor of Philosophy
    The development of Malay Enterpreneurship in Malaysia
  • 2009 - Michael McCool - Doctor of Philosophy
    An Ethnographic Study of the experience of persons with a disability in tertiary education.
  • 2007 - Gregg Lahood - Doctor of Philosophy
    Bearing in Mind: Birth, Fathers, Ritual, and 'Reproductive Consciousness' in Transpersonal Anthropological Perspective

Media and Links

Media

  • 23 May 2014 - Newspaper
    Pastika, scholars look to future of tourism
    Article in Bali Daily referring to a public symposium to which I contributed.
  • 11 May 2013 - Radio
    Basmati Rice
    Radio interview (25 mins), on 'This Way Up'. Radio NZ National.

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