20022020

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Personal profile

Community service

Volunteering/community engagement

  • Invited to present papers at some of Australia's leading galleries and museums including Heide Museum of Modern Art, the National Gallery of Victoria, State Library of NSW and the Centre for Contemporary Photography
  • Examined postgraduate research in Fine Arts and Art History and Theory
  • Referee for scholarly journals

Research interests

Key areas of expertise:

  • Photography history and theory, feminist art history and theory, contemporary visual culture
  • Student supervision - photography history and theory, fine arts, critical theory, feminist art history and theory, memory and archives

Education/Academic qualification

Graduate Certificate of Higher Education

Award Date: 29 Nov 2010

Art History, PhD

Award Date: 12 Oct 2006

Research area keywords

  • Contemporary Visual Culture
  • Critical theory
  • Feminist Art History and Theory
  • Fine Arts
  • Photography History and Theory

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Projects

Research Output

Introduction: Photography's Publics

Miles, M., 2020, Photography and Its Publics. Miles, M. & Welch, E. (eds.). London, UK: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Photography, Aboriginal Rights and the 1967 Australian Referendum

Miles, M., 2020, Photography and Its Publics. Miles, M. & Welch, E. (eds.). London, UK: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 105-125 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Photography and Its Publics

Miles, M. (ed.) & Welch, E. (ed.), 2020, London, UK: Bloomsbury Academic. 264 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOtherpeer-review

The Eye-Witness of Humanity: Changing Approaches to Photography's Relationship to Society and Culture

Miles, M., 2020, The Handbook of Photography Studies. Pasternak, G. (ed.). London, UK: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 59-78 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

Photography, Truth and Reconciliation

Miles, M., 2019, London, UK: Bloomsbury Academic. 234 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Prizes

ARC Future Fellowship

Miles, Melissa (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Competitive Fellowships

MADA ECR Award

Miles, Melissa (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities

  • 5 Public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 4 Contribution to conference
  • 1 Editorial responsibility

Future States: Modernity and national identity in popular magazines, 1890-1945

Melissa Miles (Speaker)

30 Mar 202017 Apr 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

History of Photography (Journal)

Melissa Miles (Editorial board member)

2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Photography and Its Publics

Melissa Miles (Organiser)

14 Apr 201616 Apr 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

2016 Mayne Centre Lecture, 'Beyond a White Australia: A New History of Modern Australian Photography'

Melissa Miles (Contributor)

9 Oct 2016

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar