Lekkie is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the School of Arts and Humanities.
Doctor of Philosophy, James Cook University, 2001.
Diploma of Education, Sydney Teachers College, 1970.
Bachelor of Arts, James Cook University, 1969.
Recent Research Grants
Biography of Doris Eaton Research Project, Njamal People's Trust, Grant,
2012 - 2016, $25,000.
Patricia Giles: A biographical study, Edith Cowan University, ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,
2005 - 2006, $40,111.
Freedom from fear program impact of domestic violence in the workplace project, Office for Women`s Policy WA, Grant,
2003 - 2005, $45,000.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
Hopkins, L., (2016), The Magnificent Life of Miss May Holman., 228, Fremantle, WA, Fremantle Press.
Hopkins, L., (2013), Articulating Everyday Catastrophes: Reflections on the Research Literacies of Lorri Neilsen. M/C Journal. A Journal of Media and Culture, 16(1), online, Australia, Queensland University of Technology.
Non-Traditional Research Outputs
Eaton, D., Hopkins, L., Ingamells, A., (2016), Giveaway. Westerly 61.1, Nedlands, Western Australia, Westerly Centre, UWA.
Research Student Supervision
Doctor of Philosophy, Producing The Moon: An Account Of The Festival Of Perth: 1953-1999
Doctor of Philosophy, No Place For A White Woman? An Exploration Of The Interplay Of Gender, Race And Class On Power Relations Experienced By White Western Women In Cross- Cultural Settings
Doctor of Philosophy, Feeling The Fleshed Body: The Aftermath Of Childhood Rape
Doctor of Philosophy, Diva Voice: Reimagining The Diva In Contemporary Feminist Performance
Doctor of Philosophy, Sex, Death And Desperation: Infanticide, Neonaticide And Concealment Of Birth In Colonial Western Australia
Doctor of Philosophy, Plants, People And Place: Cultural Botany And The Southwest Australian Flora
Master of Arts, "often Treated Harshly": Girls And Young Women In 1957 Perth.
Doctor of Philosophy, Material Murmurings.
Doctor of Philosophy, "sink Or Swim: A Memoir" And "writing Memoir: Truths, Tensions, Transitions: An Essay."
Doctor of Philosophy, Lilith's Daughters: Distilling The Healing Wisdom Of Women After Abortion