Joanne Faulkner is a Lecturer in the School of Humanities and Languages at the University of NSW, Australia. She is the author of The Importance of Being Innocent: Why We Worry About Children (Cambridge, 2011) and Dead Letters to Nietzsche (Ohio University Press, 2010), among other titles. Her current research investigates the political ontology of childhood, and its significance particularly in settler colonial societies such as Australia.
Research Fellow, University of NSW
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Alberta, Canada
La Trobe University, Ph.D, Philosophy
The Importance of Being Innocent: Why We Worry About Children, Cambridge University Press
Dead Letters to Nietzsche: Or the Necromantic Art of Reading Philosophy, Ohio University Press
(With Matthew Sharpe) Understanding Psychoanalysis, Acumen