Portrait of Jeannine Baker

Jeannine Baker

Jeannine Baker is a historian and documentary maker, and is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University.

Jeannine Baker is a historian and documentary maker, and is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University. She wrote and directed Our Drowned Town (SBS TV, 2001) about the flooding of Adaminaby township for the Snowy Mountains Scheme, and produced Fler and the Modernist Impulse (ABC Radio National, 2011). Her book about Australian women war reporters will be published by NewSouth later this year. Her most recent essay, 'War stories: remembering women conflict reporters' is published in Griffith Review 48: Enduring Legacies.