DR Carla Pascoe Leahy

DR Carla Pascoe Leahy

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    Overview

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    • Carla Pascoe is an Australian Research Council DECRA Fellow at the University of Melbourne and a Research Associate at Museum Victoria. Her research focuses on the histories and heritage of childhood, menstruation and motherhood in twentieth-century Australia. Her publications include Spaces Imagined, Places Remembered: Childhood in 1950s Australia (2011) and Children, Childhood and Cultural Heritage (2013) with Kate Darian-Smith. Her latest research project examines the history of becoming a mother in Australia from 1945 to the present.   

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    Awards

    Education and training

    • PhD, University of Melbourne 2009
    • BA(Hons), University of Melbourne 2005
    • Llb, University of Melbourne 2003

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    Supervision

    Available for supervision

    • Y

    Supervision Statement

    • I am interested in supervising students in the following areas: 

      • histories of menstruation
      • histories of children and childhood
      • histories of motherhood
      • oral history / memory studies
      • heritage of children and childhood

      I am available for co-supervision or associate supervision only.