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Dr Sarah Pinto

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Australian Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

sarah.pinto@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 556 33356

Biography

Dr Sarah Pinto is a Lecturer in Australian Studies at Deakin’s Burwood campus. She is a historian with research interests in public and popular history, the history and politics of emotions, gender and sexuality, and the study of place and landscape. She has published widely in these areas in local and international journals and edited collections, often working collaboratively with colleagues from a range of other disciplines. Sarah is currently researching the remembrance of Indigenous peoples and histories in Australian cities. A monograph on this research, entitled Places of Reconciliation, will be published with MUP in 2019.

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Research interests

Australian history, the history of emotions, public and popular history, gender and sexuality

Units taught

AIA105 Visions of Australia: Time and Space From 1700 to 2010

AIA200 Indigenous Australians in the 20th Century

AIX290 Australia Today: An Introduction to Australia

AIA300 Australia's Asia: From Yellow Peril to Asian Century

Professional activities

Co-convenor, Melbourne Feminist History Group.

Publications

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2018

Self-care for academics: a poetic invitation to reflect and resist

S O'Dwyer, S Pinto, S McDonough

(2018), Vol. 19, pp. 243-249, Reflective practice, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Forever in our hearts: the births, deaths and marriages column in the Sydney Morning Herald, 1831-1860

Kristy Hess, Sarah Pinto

(2018), pp. 1-17, Media history, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Casualisation, mindfulness and the working lives of academics

S Pinto, Kirstie Close

(2018), pp. 217-230, Mindfulness in the Academy: Practices and Perspectives from Scholars, Singapore, B1

chapter
2017

The history of emotions in Australia

S Pinto

(2017), Vol. 48, pp. 103-114, Australian historical studies, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Researching romantic love

S Pinto

(2017), Vol. 21, pp. 5671-585, Rethinking history, Abingdon, Eng., C1

journal

Women in love and war: the second world war in Australian film and television

S Pinto

(2017), pp. 145-170, The popular culture of romantic love in Australia, North Melbourne, Vic., B1

chapter
2016

Dramatising Australia's colonisation: white men's stories in Banished (Foxtel) and The secret river (ABC TV)

S Pinto

(2016), pp. 157-170, Small screens: essays on contemporary Australian television, Melbourne, Vic., B1

chapter
2015

Unsettling the revival: Australian historical film as national critique

S Pinto

(2015), pp. 118-129, The fiction of history, Abingdon, Eng., B1

chapter
2013

Gender and sexuality

K Holmes, S Pinto

(2013), pp. 308-331, Cambridge history of Australia, Melbourne, Vic, B1-1

chapter
2012

Ned Kelly

S Pinto

(2012), pp. 205-209, Making film and television histories : Australia and New Zealand, London, England, B1-1

chapter
2010

Emotional histories and historical emotions: looking at the past in historical novels

S Pinto

(2010), Vol. 14, pp. 189-207, Rethinking History, Oxford, UK, C1-1

journal

'These infants are future Australians': making the nation through intercountry adoption

K Murphy, S Pinto, D Cuthbert

(2010), Vol. 34, pp. 141-161, Journal of Australian Studies, Oxford, UK, C1-1

journal

'How do you plead?': guilt, responsibility and reconciliation on the frontier in Rolf de Heer's The tracker (2002)

S Pinto

(2010), pp. 115-127, Frontier Skirmishes: Literary and Cultural Debates in Australia After 1992, Heidelberg, Germany, B1-1

chapter

History, fiction and The Secret River

S Pinto

(2010), pp. 179-197, Lighting dark places: essays on Kate Grenville, Amsterdam, Netherlands, B1-1

chapter
2007

'I ain't queer' : Love, masculinity and history in Brokeback Mountain (Ang Lee, 2006)

L Boucher, S Pinto

(2007), Vol. 15, pp. 311-330, Journal of men's studies, Harriman, Tenn., C1-1

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2006

Fighting for legitimacy : masculinity, political voice and Ned Kelly

S Pinto, L Boucher

(2006), Vol. 10, pp. 1-29, Journal of interdisciplinary gender studies, Newcastle, N. S. W., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

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Supervisions

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