Morris, Meaghan

 

Morris, Meaghan

Meaghan Morris is a leading scholar in the field of cultural studies. Her articles on gender, genre and popular cultural history in the formation of national and transnational cultures appear in major journals and anthologies defining the field and her books include The Pirate's Fiancée: feminism, reading, postmodernism (1988); Australian Cultural Studies: A Reader (co-ed. 1993); Too Soon, Too Late: History in Popular Culture (1998); 'Race' Panic and the Memory of Migration (co-ed, 2001); New Keywords: A Revised Vocabulary of Culture and Society (co-ed. 2005); Hong Kong Connections: Transnational Imagination in Action Cinema (co-ed. 2005); and Identity Anecdotes: Translation and Media Culture (2006).

Elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities in 1997, a former elected Chair of the international Association for Cultural Studies, and former Chair Professor of Cultural Studies at Lingnan University (2000-2012), Prof. Morris is now Professor in the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies at the University of Sydney as well as Distinguished Adjunct Professor at Lingnan.