Sarah McDonald

Assoc Professor

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Personal profile

Biography

I am the Director of the Bachelor of Global Studies and the Associate Dean (Education) in the Faculty of Arts. Since 2012 I have been collaborating with colleagues at the University of Warwick on a cross-institutional undergraduate teaching project between Monash and Warwick. I also research in the emerging field of Cultural Literacy with a specific focus on the development of research-based practice models for embedding Cultural Literacy skills in the curriculum. My discipline area is Latin American Studies with a special focus contemporary Latin American Cinema, in particular the development and representation of popular culture within film, specifically as it relates to representations of women and marginal social groups. Other areas of interest include female filmmakers in Latin America and issues of violence, gender representation and identity.

External positions

Honorary Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Teaching and Learning, University of Warwick

2014 → …

Keywords

  • Latin American Studies, Brazilian Studies, Cinema Studies, Cultural Literacy

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Projects 2017 2019

Research Output 2003 2017

Conclusion

Monk, N., Lindgren, M. K. M., McDonald, S. J. & Pasfield-Neofitou, S. E., 31 Jul 2017, Reconstructing Identity: A Transdisciplinary Approach. Monk, N., Lindgren, M., McDonald, S. & Pasfield-Neofitou, S. (eds.). Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 265-272 8 p.

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

Gendering the favela: Brazilian national identities on screen

McDonald, S. J., 31 Jul 2017, Reconstructing Identity: A Transdisciplinary Approach. McDonald, S., Monk, N., Lindgren, M. & Pasfield-Neofitou, S. (eds.). Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 113-130 18 p.

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

Introduction

Lindgren, M. K. M., McDonald, S. J., Pasfield-Neofitou, S. E. & Monk, N., 31 Jul 2017, Reconstructing Identity: A Transdisciplinary Approach. Monk, N., Lindgren, M., McDonald, S. & Pasfield-Neofitou, S. (eds.). Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword / PostscriptOtherpeer-review

Reading across cultures towards a comparative documentary film studies: Eduardo Coutinho's documentary Jago de Cena (2007)

Williams, D. M. & McDonald, S. J., 2017, Southern Screens: Cinema, Culture and the Global South. Traverso, A. J. (ed.). Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 140-152 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Other

Reconstructing Identity: A Transdisciplinary Approach

Monk, N., Lindgren, M. K. M. (ed.), McDonald, S. J. & Pasfield-Neofitou, S. E., 31 Jul 2017, Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. 332 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOtherpeer-review