Yves Rees a David Myers Research Fellow at La Trobe University. They are a historian of Australia in the world, and their current research examines Australian women’s transpacific mobility and the impact of United States interwar immigration restriction upon Anglospheric relations. Prior to joining La Trobe, Yves was a Kathleen Fitzpatrick Junior Research Fellow in the Laureate Research Program in International History at the University of Sydney. They hold a PhD from the Australian National University and an MA from University College London, and have been a Visiting Researcher at Georgetown University. Yves' research has been published in Pacific Historical Review, Australian Historical Studies and History Compass. They are a co-editor of Transnationalism, Nationalism and Australian History (Palgrave, 2017). Yves also runs a website called ‘A Seat at the Table: Australian Women in Global Governance’, a joint initiate of Sydney’s Laureate Research Program in International History and the Harvard-based UN History Project.