AsPr Katya Johanson

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Professor of Art and Performance

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SCCA Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Graduate Diploma Editing & Publishing, Royal Melb Inst. of Technology, 1998
Doctorate by Research, University of Melbourne, 2001

Contact

Research interests

Katya researches and is interested in supervising projects on:
The politics of cultural production
Arts organisations and audiences
The history of the arts and culture in Australia
Arts audiences
Public arts programs for children
Australian book publishing

Affiliations

Victorian Society of Editors
Centre for Memory, Imagination and Invention

Teaching interests

Editing and Publishing
Bachelor of Arts - Professional Writing major sequence Developing arts audiences Representing Australia

Professional activities

Faculty Higher Degree by Research Coordinator

Projects

Cultural planning in metropolitan cities
Arts consumer curation of cultural experiences

Publications

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2015

The cut-through concept: 52 Tuesdays , festivals and the distribution of independent Australian films

Dr Virginia Murray, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2015), Vol. 9, pp. 52-65, Studies in Australasian Cinema, , C1

journal

A virtuous circle: the positive evaluation phenomenon in arts audience research

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2015), Vol. 12, pp. 254-270, Participations, Aberystwyth, Scotland, C1

journal

Wild and banal: the value of the arts as commons

A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2015), Vol. 6, pp. 111-121, International journal of event and festival management, Bingley, Eng., C1

journal
2014

New modes of arts participation and the limits of cultural indicators for local government

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow, Ms Anne Kershaw

(2014), Vol. 43, pp. 43-59, Poetics, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

The advantage of proximity : the distinctive role of local government in cultural policy

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Ms Anne Kershaw, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2014), Vol. 73, pp. 218-234, Australian journal of public administration, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

More yuppy stuff coming soon: gentrification, cultural policy, social inclusion and the arts

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson, Ms Anne Kershaw

(2014), Vol. 28, pp. 495-508, Continuum, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

The value of 'being there': How the live experience measures quality for the audience

Prof Jennifer Radbourne, A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2014), pp. 55-68, Coughing and clapping : investigating audience experience, Surrey, Eng., B1

chapter
2013

Listening to the audience: methods for a new era of audience research

A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2013), pp. 160-171, The audience experience: a critical analysis of audiences in the performing arts, Bristol, England, B1

chapter

Knowing and measuring the audience experience

Prof Jennifer Radbourne, A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2013), pp. 1-13, The audience experience: a critical analysis of audiences in the performing arts, Bristol, England, B1

chapter
2012

The state of play : protocols as children’s cultural policy

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2012), Vol. 18, pp. 1-12, International journal of cultural policy, Abingdon, England, C1

journal

The reader as audience : the appeal of the writers' festival to the contemporary audience

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Ms Robin Freeman

(2012), Vol. 26, pp. 303-314, Continuum, Melbourne, Vic., C1

journal

'It's not enough for the work of art to be great' : children and young people as museum visitors

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2012), Vol. 9, pp. 26-42, Participations, Middlesex, England, C1

journal
2011

Being and becoming : children as audiences

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2011), Vol. 27, pp. 60-70, N T Q. New Theatre Quarterly, Cambridge, England, C1

journal

La politique culturelle australienne. 1945-2009

A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2011), pp. 49-73, Pour une histoire des politiques culturelles dans le monde, Paris, France, B1

chapter
2010

Culture for or by the child? 'Children's culture'and cultural policy

A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2010), Vol. 38, pp. 386-401, Poetics, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

journal

Building capacity or burning out? Supporting indigenous performing artists and filmmakers

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2010), pp. 71-84, Media international Australia, incorporating culture and policy, St Lucia, Qld., C1

journal

Empowering audiences to measure quality

Prof Jennifer Radbourne, A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2010), Vol. 7, pp. 360-379, Participations : journal of audience & reception studies, Middlesex, England, C1

journal

Measuring the intrinsic benefits of arts attendance

Prof Jennifer Radbourne, A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2010), Vol. 19, pp. 307-324, Cultural trends, London, England, C1

journal

Hidden stories : listening to the audience at the live performance

Prof Jennifer Radbourne, A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2010), pp. 1-14, Double dialogues, Canterbury, Vic., C1

journal
2009

Your genre is black : indigenous performing arts and policy

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2009), Strawberry Hills, N.S.W., A1

book

Honour bound in Australia : from defensive nationalism to critical nationalism

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2009), Vol. 11, pp. 385-396, National identities, Basingstoke, England, C1

journal

How to (re) value Indigenous performing arts

Prof Louise Johnson, A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2009), Vol. 6, pp. 391-396, The Asia Pacific journal of arts and cultural management, Adelaide, S.A., C1

journal

Indigenous performing arts and the problem of judging 'excellence': A discussion paper

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2009), Vol. 6, pp. 382-390, The Asia Pacific journal of arts and cultural management, Adelaide, S.A., C1

journal

Instrumentalism and the 'helping' discourse : Australian indigenous performing arts and policy

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2009), Vol. 15, pp. 315-329, International journal of cultural policy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal

Audience experience : measuring quality in the performing arts

Prof Jennifer Radbourne, A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow, Tabitha Ramsey White

(2009), Vol. 11, pp. 16-29, International journal of arts management, Montreal, Quebec, C1

journal
2008

Australian indigenous performing arts and cultural policy

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2008), pp. -, ICCPR 2008 : proceedings of the fifth International Conference on Cultural Policy Research, Istanbul, Turkey, E1-1

conference

How Australian industry policy shaped cultural policy

A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2008), Vol. 14, pp. 139-148, The international journal of cultural policy, London, U.K., C1

journal

Culture and political party ideology in Australia

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2008), Vol. 38, pp. 37-50, Journal of arts management, law, and society, Washington, D.C., C1

journal
2007

Turning Victoria into cultural capital: Victorian arts policy 1992-1999

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2007), Vol. 90, pp. 123-132, Journal of Australian studies, St. Lucia, Qld., C1

journal

Re-thinking multiculturalism: performing the Cronulla beach riot

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

(2007), Vol. 5, pp. 37-43, International journal of the humanities, Altona, Vic., C1

journal

Voices of dissent in the age of emperor Kennett

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson, Dr Glenn D'Cruz

(2007), pp. 174-185, Class act: Melbourne workers theatre 1987-2007, Carlton North, Vic., B1

chapter

Publishing and bookselling

Lorien Kaye, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2007), pp. 68-80, Making books : contemporary Australian publishing, St. Lucia, Qld, B1

chapter
2006

A case for blended and collaborative learning as strategies for teaching editing and publishing within a postgraduate writing program

Ms Robin Freeman, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2006), pp. 119-131, Case for blended and collaborative learning as strategies for teaching editing and publishing within a postgraduate writing program, Napier, New Zealand, E1

conference

Dead, done for and dangerous: teaching editing students what not to do

A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2006), Vol. 3, pp. 47-55, New writing : the international journal for the practice and theory of creative writing, Clevedon, England, C1

journal

Looking for cultural value: critiques of Australian cultural policy

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2006), Vol. 4, pp. 259-269, Asia Pacific journal of arts and cultural management, Adelaide, S.Aust., C1

journal
2005

Nationalism and art in Australia: change in a time of conservatism, 1948-1968

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Prof Ruth Rentschler

(2005), Vol. 35, pp. 8-20, Journal of arts management, law and society, Washington, DC, C1

journal
2004

The politics of exclusion: political censorship and the arts-as-industry paradigm

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

(2004), Vol. 2, pp. 128-141, Asia Pacific journal of arts and cultural management, Adelaide, S. Aust., C1

journal
2002

The new arts leader : the Australia Council and cultural policy change

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Prof Ruth Rentschler

(2002), pp. 433-440, Proceedings of the second international conference on cultural policy research, Wellington, N.Z., E1-1

conference

The new arts leader: the Australia Council and cultural policy change

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Prof Ruth Rentschler

(2002), Vol. 8, pp. 167-180, International journal of cultural policy, London, England, C1

journal

Grants

Other Public Sector Funding

Arts audiences: measuring quality in the performing arts

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow, Prof Jennifer Radbourne, Ms Judy Morton

  • 2011: $9,886

Maribyrnong City Arts and Cultural Framework

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Ms Anne Kershaw, A/Prof Hilary Glow, Ms Marian De Groot

  • 2012: $23,671

City of Moonee Valley Audience Research Report

Ms Anne Kershaw, A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

  • 2012: $20,000

Arts About Us Evaluation

A/Prof Hilary Glow, Ms Anne Kershaw, A/Prof Katya Johanson, Prof Yin Paradies

  • 2015: $39,000
  • 2014: $21,000
  • 2013: $60,000

Festival City Review

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

  • 2014: $8,000
  • 2013: $2,000

City of Yarra Events in Public Spaces Discussion Paper

A/Prof Katya Johanson

  • 2014: $4,025

The Arts in Everyday life

A/Prof Katya Johanson

  • 2015: $6,500

An evaluation of the 'Culture Counts' trial 2015-16

A/Prof Hilary Glow, A/Prof Katya Johanson

  • 2016: $6,000
  • 2015: $10,526

Industry and Other Funding

Australian Teenagers' Reading Behaviour in the Digital Era

A/Prof Katya Johanson, Dr Leonie Rutherford, A/Prof Lisa Waller, Dr Elizabeth Bullen, Dr Margaret Merga

  • 2016: $16,000

Evaluation of the Melbourne Fringe 'Compass' Program

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow

  • 2016: $7,000

Asia TOPA A Cultural Impact Project

A/Prof Katya Johanson, A/Prof Hilary Glow, Dr Andrea North-Samardzic

  • 2017: $50,000
  • 2016: $30,000

Supervisions

Data will be available in 2017