Claire Hansen is a Lecturer at the Australian National University and a researcher on the Better Strangers project. Her book, Shakespeare and Complexity Theory, was published by Routledge in 2017. Claire has previously worked at James Cook University and the University of Sydney. She is co-chair of the Blue Humanities Lab and co-founder of the Heart of the Matter health humanities research group. Her research interests include early modern drama and literature, ecocriticism and place-based Shakespeare, pedagogy, complexity theory, and the health humanities.