Secretary of the Cultural Studies Association of Australasia
Eurovision, Australian and global migration, multiculturalism, race and ethnicity, cultural studies, sport (esp. soccer), popular culture, Australian studies, gender studies.
Most Recent Research Outcomes:
"Welcome to Eurostralia: the strategic diversity of Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest", Continuum, vol. 31, no. 1 (2017), pp. 1-11.
"Better off dead?: the creative practice of reviving Ophelia", TEXT: Journal of Writing and Writing Courses, vol. 36, pp. 1-11.
"Calvary or limbo? Articulating identity and citizenship in two Italian Australian autobiographical narratives of World War II internment", Queensland Review, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 20-34.