Staff profile - Amelia Johns
Dr Amelia Johns
|Position:||Research Fellow |
|Faculty or Division:||Faculty of Arts & Education|
|Department:||School of Humanities and Social Sciences Research|
|Campus:||Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Phone:||+61 3 92517030 +61 3 92517030|
- Doctor of Philosophy, University of Melbourne, 2012
Cultural Studies Association of Australia (CSAA)
The Australian Sociological Association of Australia (TASA)
Awards and prizes
Australian Postgraduate Award (2006-2009)
Amelia is working on an ARC Discovery Project, "Islamic Religiosity and the Challenges of Political Engagement and National Belonging in Multicultural Western Cities".
Young people, risk and social change
Youth intercultural engagement
Globalism and localism
Media and New Media cultures
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.
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.
Johns, A "Racism in public: why the majority will be silent no longer”, The Conversation, 15 April, 2013.
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