The University of Western Australia CHE node

    • Kathryn Prince | The University of Western Australia Node Leader

      Kathryn Prince | The University of Western Australia Node Leader

      2019–2020

      Kathryn Prince's research interests are Shakespeare in performance, theatre practice as a form of scholarly research, and the History of Emotions as an approach to both performance practice and play analysis. Her current contracted projects include writing a monograph (Shakespeare and Emotions in Practice), co-writing another (Shakespeare's England, with David Dean), and co-editing a major collection of essays (The Arden Handbook of Shakespeare in Contemporary Performance, with Peter Kirwan).

    • Susan Broomhall | UWA CHE Node Member

      Susan Broomhall | UWA CHE Node Member

      2019–current

      Susan Broomhall is Professor of History at The University of Western Australia. She currently holds an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship. Her research explores women and gender; emotions; science, technologies, and knowledge practices; material culture; cultural contact and global encounters; and the heritage of the early modern world.

    • Jane Lydon | UWA CHE Node Member

      Jane Lydon | UWA CHE Node Member

      Professor Jane Lydon is the Wesfarmers Chair of Australian History at The University of Western Australia. Her book 'Imperial Emotions: The Politics of Empathy Across the British Empire' (Cambridge University Press, 2019) examines the way that emotional narratives created relationships across the British empire, throughout the nineteenth century and into the present. She is currently researching the history of the British anti-slavery movement and its links to Australia, to be published as 'No Slavery in a Free Land? Anti-slavery in Australia 1788-1900' (Routledge, 2020).

    • Jane-Héloïse Nancarrow | UWA CHE Node Member

      Jane-Héloïse Nancarrow | UWA CHE Node Member

      2019–current

      Jane-Héloïse Nancarrow is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia. Her research explores the re-use of the past in cross-cultural contexts, high-medieval buildings archaeology, and three-dimensional visualisation and digital technologies for museums and heritage. Dr Nancarrow holds a PhD in Medieval Studies from the University of York; and her forthcoming monograph, 'Rome’s Material Legacy in Norman England' is under formal contract with Boydell and Brewer. Dr Nancarrow’s 2016 CHE project, 'Emotions3D: Bringing Digital Heritage of Emotions to Life', applied emerging 3-D imaging technologies to explore the socio-historical lives of museum artefacts.

    • Robert White | UWA CHE Node Member

      Robert White | UWA CHE Node Member

      2019–current

      Robert White (FAHA) has been Winthrop Professor of English at the University of Western Australia and a Chief Investigator in the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in the History of Emotions. He has held an Australian Research Council Professorial Fellowship and Visiting Senior Research Fellowship, Magdalen College, Oxford. Publications are mainly on Shakespeare, Keats, and the history of emotions. Books include 'John Keats: A Literary Life Pacifism in English Literature: Minstrels of Peace', 'Avant-Garde Hamlet and Shakespeare’s Cinema of Love'. He co-edited' Shakespeare and Emotions', 'The New Fortune Theatre: That Vast Open Stage', and 'Hamlet and Emotions'.