Staff profile - Amelia Johns

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Dr Amelia Johns

Position: Research Fellow
role description
Faculty or Division: Faculty of Arts & Education
Department: Centre for Citizenship and Globalisation
Campus: Melbourne Burwood Campus
Phone: +61 3 92517030 +61 3 92517030
Email: amelia.johns@deakin.edu.au

Biography

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne, 2012


Affiliations

Cultural Studies Association of Australia (CSAA)
The Australian Sociological Association of Australia (TASA)


Awards

Awards and prizes

Australian Postgraduate Award (2006-2009)


Research

Research projects

Amelia is working on an ARC Discovery Project, "Islamic Religiosity and the Challenges of Political Engagement and National Belonging in Multicultural Western Cities".


Research interests

Young people, risk and social change
Youth intercultural engagement
Globalism and localism
Everyday Multiculturalism
Media and New Media cultures


Research page

https://www.deakin.edu.au/apps/research/find-a-researcher/44581/Dr-Amelia-Johns


Publications

Publications

EVALUATIONS/REPORTS:

McDonald, K., Grossman, M and A Johns. “More Than a Game: Evaluation Report” Centre for Cultural Diversity and Wellbeing, Victoria University. September, 2012.  http://www.vu.edu.au/centre-for-cultural-diversity-and-wellbeing/industry-and-community-partnerships

PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Johns, A. "White Tribe: Echoes of the Anzac Myth in Cronulla"
Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies 22 1 (2008): 3-15.

In press- McCosker, A and Johns, A. “Productive Provocations: Vitriolic Media, Spaces of Protest and Agonistic Outrage in the 2011 UK Riots”, The Fibreculture Journal.

BOOK CHAPTERS

In press-  Johns, A. "Bloods, Crips and Southern Cross Soldiers: Gang Identities in Australia” in A Critical Youth Studies for the 21st Century, (eds. Peter Kelly and Annelies Kamp), Brill.

MEDIA

Johns, A "Racism in public: why the majority will be silent no longer”, The Conversation, 15 April, 2013.
http://theconversation.com/racism-in-public-why-the-majority-will-be-silent-no-longer-13484

Johns, A "The AFL’s Indiegnous Round and the innocent face of racism” The Conversation, 27 May, 2013. http://theconversation.com/the-afls-indigenous-round-and-the-innocent-face-of-racism-14659
 


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