Projects per year
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.
Honorary Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Teaching and Learning, University of Warwick2014 → …
- Latin American Studies, Brazilian Studies, Cinema Studies, Cultural Literacy
Cultural Competence Program for Local and International Students going on Placement and Studying Locally and Abroad.
1/01/17 → 3/03/19
Research Output per year
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Other › peer-review
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Research › peer-review
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Foreword / Postscript › Other › peer-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 proceeding › Chapter (Book) › Other
Research output: Book/Report › Edited Book › Other › peer-review