Research collaborators

Professor Joanna BourkeJoanna Bourke

Professor of History,  Birkbeck, University of London

Global Innovation Chair, The University of Newcastle

Joanna Bourke is a world-renowned historian who has shaped profoundly our understanding of subjects—violence, the body, the emotions central to human experience.

Associate Professor Chris Brickell

Gender Studies Co-ordinator, University of Otago

Chris’ research focuses on the connections between sexuality, gender and identity, drawing on sociological and historical approaches.

Associate Professor Lisa Featherstone

Director of Teaching and Learning, School of Historical & Philosophical Inquiry, University of Queensland

Lisa is an Australian historian primarily interested in the history of bodies, especially the history of sexuality and the history of reproduction.