Tom Gardner

Position: Current PhD Student
School and/or Centres: School of History

Position: Current PhD Student
School and/or Centres: National Centre of Biography


Location: Rm 3109, HC Coombs Building


BLaS (Hons), University of Sydney

Thesis title: Australian Journalists in Republican China: G. E. Morrison, W. H. Donald, H. J. Timperley, and F. L. Pratt, 1897-1945

Tom is a PhD candidate at the ANU school of history and the National Centre for Biography. They are currently researching Australian journalists in early twentieth century China. Their honours thesis, A Pacifist’s Point: William Warder Cadbury, His Mission in Canton, and Public Health Initiatives 1909-1937 (2016) examined a Quaker medical missionary in Canton and his Chinese connections.

20th Century China, Imperialism, Biography, the History of Science, Press History

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