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University of Divinity
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Religion and environment, Protestant Dissent in Australia, Religious literature, Stone-Campbell Movement in Australia, Churches of Christ in Australia, Religion and material culture, Protestant women and religion in Australia.
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About Me

Adjunct Senior Lecturer and Project Research Officer (Casual) in Church History, University of Divinity

Recent Publications

God in the Landscape: Studies in the Literary History of Australian Protestant Dissent. Bloomsbury Academic, 2021. Monograph.

Contemporary Feminist Theologies: Power, Authority, Love. Edited by Kerrie Handasyde, Cathryn McKinney and Rebekah Pryor. Abingdon: Routledge, 2021.

‘Mother, Preacher, Press: Women Ministers and the Negotiation of Authority, 1910-1933’. In Contemporary Feminist Theologies: Power, Authority, Love, edited by Kerrie Handasyde, Cathryn McKinney and Rebekah Pryor. Abingdon: Routledge, 2021.

‘Religious Dress and the Making of Women Preachers in Australia, 1880-1934’. Lilith: A Feminist History Journal 26 (2020): 103-119. Accompanying blog: ‘Women Preachers―What to Wear?VIDA!―Blog of the Australian Women’s History Network (2020)

Pentecost Past or Present: Responses to Charismatic Phenomena in Australian Churches of Christ’. Pneuma: Journal of the Society of Pentecostal Studies 41 (2019): 458-476.

‘Wattle: “symbol of this nation’s heart”’, Australian Garden History, Vol. 29, no. 3 (January 2018).

‘Anzac Theology and the Women Poets Under the Southern Cross’, Colloquium: The Australia and New Zealand Theological Review, Vol. 49, No. 1 (May 2017).

‘Pioneering Leadership: Historical Myth-Making, Absence and Identity in the Churches of Christ in Victoria’, Journal of Religious History, Vol. 41, No. 2 (June 2017).

‘Holy Land Tourism: A Horseback Ride from Public Theology to Private Faith’, Melbourne Historical Journal, Vol. 43 special issue: ‘Territories and Transitions’ (2015).

‘Harvest Thanksgiving and the Photography of Grace’, Australian Journal of Liturgy, Vol. 14, No. 4 (2015).

‘Transforming history: the origins of the Stone-Campbell Movement in Victoria, Australia’, Stone-Campbell Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1 (Spring 2014).

With My Sister Beside Me: History of Women’s Ministry Unit-Churches of Christ in Australia (Mulgrave: Australian Churches of Christ Historical Society, 2014).

‘Remember Me: a liturgical, theological and social history surrounding two nineteenth-century chalices from Churches of Christ in Australia’, Australian Journal of Liturgy, Vol. 12, No. 3 (2011).

‘Community Cookbooks: Women’s Words and Hospitality at Bayswater Church of Christ, 1962-1990’, Victorian Historical Journal, Vol. 82, No.1 (June 2011).

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, Modern, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Environment, Food History, Material Culture, Religion, Women