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A/Prof. Holly High

STAFF PROFILE

Position

ARC Future Fellow

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

Alfred Deakin Institute

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

holly.high@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 45273

Publications

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2022

An introduction to stone masters

Holly High

(2022), pp. 3-31, Stone Masters: Power Encounters in Mainland Southeast Asia, Singapore, B1

book chapter

Lady luck of the city: Myth and meaning in Vientiane's city pillar

Holly High

(2022), pp. 167-190, Stone Masters: Power Encounters in Southeast Asia, Singapore, B1

book chapter

Living with new gods: Power encounters in Sekong Province, Lao PDR

Holly High

(2022), pp. 49-74, Stone Masters: Power encounters in Mainland Southeast Asia, Singapore, B1

book chapter

It was not the Government that did it: it was us! Water Supply in Kandon as an Example of Living Lao Socialism

H High

(2022), Vol. 32, pp. 41-58, Anthropological Forum, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article

Stone Masters Power Encounters in Mainland Southeast Asia

Holly High

(2022), A7

edited book
2021

Projectland : Life in a Lao Socialist Model Village

Holly High

(2021), Honolulu, Hawaii, A1

book

Detection of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Sekong Province Lao PDR 2018-Potential for improved surveillance and management in endemic regions

E Annand, H High, F Wong, P Phommachanh, C Chanthavisouk, J Happold, M Dhingra, D Eagles, P Britton, R Alders

(2021), Vol. 68, pp. 168-182, Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, Germany, C1

journal article

Laos in 2020: Reaping a harvest of unity and debt

H High

(2021), Vol. 61, pp. 144-148, Asian Survey, Berkeley, Calif., C1

journal article
2020

Terror and the territory cults: Pregnancy and power in Monsoon Asia

Holly High

(2020), pp. 173-190, Monster Anthropology: Ethnographic explorations of transforming social worlds through monsters, New York, N.Y., B1

book chapter

A Palang Among the Kantu: Or, Difference is a Medicine

H High

(2020), Vol. 30, pp. 341-359, Anthropological Forum, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal article

Laos in 2019: Climate change bites

Holly High

(2020), Vol. 60, pp. 146-151, Asian Survey, Oakland, Calif., C1

journal article

Nutrition Justice: Uncovering Invisible Pathways to Malnutrition

S Hanieh, H High, J Boulton

(2020), Vol. 11, pp. 1-9, Frontiers in Endocrinology, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

journal article
2019

The 2018 dam collapse in Attapeu, Laos: Charitable donations and the party-state thriving on crisis

H High

(2019), Vol. 35, pp. 26-28, Anthropology Today, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article
2018

Potlatch

Holly High

(2018), pp. 1-1, The International Encylopedia of Anthropology, Chichester, Eng., B1

book chapter

Trade - Long Distance

Holly High

(2018), pp. 1-5, The international encyclopedia of anthropology, Chichester, Eng., B1

book chapter

Final Report Cultural Inventory of Xieng Louang Cluster, Dakcheung District, Sekong Province, 2018

Holly High, Tara Gujadhur, Marie-Pierre Lissoir, Keuay Chanthangone, Gerry Duckitt, Khamchanh Souvannalith

(2018), Luang Prabang, Laos, A6

research report/technical paper
2014

Fields of desire: Poverty and policy in Laos

H High

(2014), pp. 1-213, Fields of Desire: Poverty and Policy in Laos, A1

book
2013

Miss Beer Lao

Holly High, Holly High

(2013), pp. 95-95, Figures of Modernity in Southeast Asia, Honolulu, B1

book chapter

Introduction: The Study of the State in Laos

H High, P Petit

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 417-432, Asian Studies Review, C1

journal article

Experimental Consensus: Negotiating with the Irrigating State in the South of Laos

H High

(2013), Vol. 37, pp. 491-508, Asian Studies Review, C1

journal article

Laos in 2012: In the name of democracy

H High

(2013), pp. 137-152, Southeast Asian Affairs 2013, C1

journal article

Electronic Records of the Air War Over Southeast Asia

Holly High, James Curran, Gareth Robinson

(2013), Vol. 8, pp. 86-124, Journal of Vietnamese Studies, C1

journal article
2012

Anthropology and anarchy: Romance, horror or science fiction?

H High

(2012), Vol. 32, pp. 93-108, Critique of Anthropology, C1

journal article

Re-reading the potlatch in a time of crisis: Debt and the distinctions that matter

H High

(2012), Vol. 20, pp. 363-379, Social Anthropology, C1

journal article
2011

Poverty and merit: Mobile persons in Laos

H High

(2011), pp. 37-46, Everyday Life in Southeast Asia, B1

book chapter

Melancholia and anthropology

H High

(2011), Vol. 38, pp. 217-233, American Ethnologist, C1

journal article
2010

LAOS: Crisis and Resource Contestation

Holly High

(2010), Vol. 2010, pp. 153-161, Southeast Asian Affairs, C1

journal article

Ethnographic exposures: Motivations for donations in the south of laos (and beyond)

H High

(2010), Vol. 37, pp. 308-322, American Ethnologist, C1

journal article
2009

the spirit of community: Puta belief and communal sentiments in Southern Laos

Holly High, Holly High

(2009), pp. 84-95, Tai Lands and Thailand: Community and state in Southeast Asia, B1

book chapter

The road to nowhere?

Holly High

(2009), Vol. 2009, pp. 75-88, Focaal, C1

journal article
2008

Dreaming beyond borders: The Thai/Lao borderlands and the mobility of the marginal

H High

(2008), pp. 75-100, On The Borders of State Power: Frontiers in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region, B1

book chapter

The implications of aspirations: Reconsidering Resettlement in Laos

H High

(2008), Vol. 40, pp. 531-550, Critical Asian Studies, C1

journal article

Violent Landscape: Global Explosions and Lao Life-Worlds

Holly High

(2008), Vol. 1, pp. 56-79, Global Environment, C1

journal article
2006

Ritualising residency: territory cults and a sense of place in Southern Lao PDR

H High

(2006), Vol. 7, pp. 251-263, Asia pacific journal of anthropology, Canberra, A.C.T., C1

journal article

'Join together, work together, for the common good - solidarity': village formation processes in the rural south of Laos

H High

(2006), Vol. 21, pp. 22-45, SOJOURN:journal of social issues in Southeast Asia, Pasir Panjang, Singapore, C1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Cultural values, birth and parenting: Reproductive health and Lao socialism

A/Prof Holly High

ARC Fellowships - Future Fellowships

  • 2022: $176,700
  • 2021: $362,279

Policy impact in Lao PDR: From research to practice

A/Prof Holly High

ACIAR Grant - Research - Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research

  • 2022: $32,550

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report