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Prudence Gibson

Prudence Gibson is an author and research academic in plant studies at Art and Design, University of NSW. She is lead investigator of an Australian Research Council project on the herbarium. She is the author of Janet Laurence: The pharmacy of plants. She is a contributor to Art and Australia, Sydney Review of Books and The Conversation.

Books from this author
The Plant Thieves: Secrets of the herbarium
May 2023
The Plant Thieves reveals remarkable stories from the National Herbarium of New South Wales – its people, its archives and its most guarded specimens.