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Dr Lekkie Hopkins

Lekkie is an Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the School of Arts and Humanities.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, James Cook University, 2001.
  • Diploma of Education, Sydney Teachers College, 1970.
  • Bachelor of Arts, James Cook University, 1969.

Research

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)

Books

  • Hopkins, L., (2016), The Magnificent Life of Miss May Holman., 228, Fremantle, WA, Fremantle Press.

Creative Arts Research Outputs

  • Eaton, D., Hopkins, L., Ingamells, A., (2016), Giveaway. Westerly 61.1, Nedlands, Western Australia, Westerly Centre, UWA.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • 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

Associate Supervisor

  • 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."

Adjunct Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  LILITH'S DAUGHTERS: DISTILLING THE HEALING WISDOM OF WOMEN AFTER ABORTION
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