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Joy Damousi

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Primary Interest
Australian Cultural History
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Joy Damousi

 

Joy Damousi is Professor of History in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies. She is the author of numerous books which include The Labour of Loss: Mourning, Memory and Wartime Bereavement in Australia (Cambridge, 1999); Living with the Aftermath: Trauma, Nostalgia and Grief in Post-war Australia (Cambridge, 2001); Freud in the Antipodes: A Cultural History of Psychoanalysis in Australia (UNSW Press, 2005; winner of the Ernest Scott Prize) and Colonial Voices: A Cultural History of English in Australia 1840-1940 (Cambridge 2010).

With Philip Dwyer she is the general editor of a four volume World History of Violence, due to be published by Cambridge University Press in 2017. She is also currently the editor of the History series for Melbourne University Press. Her current research includes war, trauma and post-war Greek migration to Australia; sound and the two world wars; and child refugees and war.

Projects

Displaying the 22 most recent projects by Joy Damousi.

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Projects

Project Types


19

Research Grant


3

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 115 most recent scholarly works by Joy Damousi.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2006

Ernest Scott Prize for 'Freud in the Antipodes: A Cultureal History of Psychoanalysis in Australia' (UMSW Press) 2006

Australian Historical Association

2004

FAHA - Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities


2004

FASSA - Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Professor- Historical Studies

Historical And Philosophical Studies

Editorial Board Member

Gender and History (journal)

Member Of Association

History Council of Victoria

Editor

Women's History Review (journal)

Editorial Board Member

Labour History (Australia, journal)

Member Of Executive (200-2002) Editor Of Aha Twice Yearly Bulletin

Australian Historical Association (AHA)

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

The Australian National University

Bachelor of Arts

La Trobe University