Children’s literature, fairy tales, feminist theory, digital media, gender and sexuality studies, adaptation, media representation, popular culture, social politics, Australian literature.
PhD Thesis: Postfeminist identities in contemporary fairy-tale adaptations for young people
Honours thesis: Transgressing Boundaries: Genre, Liminality and Adolescent Female Maturation in Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean’s MirrorMask
2015: Visiting Researcher, Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts & Cultures, University of Winnipeg.
2017 – Current: Research Project: SOAR: Speak out against racism (Australian National University)
2016 – Current: Research Project: An Investigation into Media Influence on Public Preparedness for Antimicrobial Resistance (Deakin University)