Nebraska, United States
- March 2003
Darwin, Northern Teritory, Australia
- Journalist and Print Journalist
- Alternative Names
- Johnson, Barbara (birth name)
Barbara James was born in Nebraska, USA, in 1943, and came to Australia in 1966. She began her working life in the Northern Territory in 1967 as a journalist, an occupation which later led to her work as an author, historian and research consultant. Her particular interests and areas of research were women and history/heritage issues.