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Dr Lorinda Cramer is a social and cultural historian whose work explores the gendered dimensions of dress and textiles. She is currently Redmond Barry Fellow for the State Library of Victoria's 2022 Fellowships Program, searching for new insights into the worn experiences of Australian wool. She is also a research fellow in the Gender and Women’s History Research Centre in the Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences at the Australian Catholic University. Between 2019-2022, Lorinda was a postdoctoral researcher in the National School of Arts at the Australian Catholic University, working on a project that examined the social and cultural history of men's clothing in twentieth-century Australia.


  • 2022–present
    Research Fellow, Australian Catholic University
  • 2022–present
    Redmond Barry Fellow, State Library of Victoria
  • 2019–2022
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, Australian Catholic University


  • 2016 
    Deakin University, PhD