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The Australian National University

Dr Rosanne Kennedy

PhD Duke University
Associate Professor, Head of Discipline, Gender Sexuality & Culture
ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences

Areas of expertise

  • Law And Society 180119
  • Biography 210304
  • Multicultural, Intercultural And Cross Cultural Studies 200209
  • Postcolonial Studies 200211
  • Human Rights And Justice Issues 220104
  • Legal Theory, Jurisprudence And Legal Interpretation 180122
  • Culture, Gender, Sexuality 200205
  • Literary Theory 200525
  • Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander History 210301
  • Cultural Theory 200204
  • Literary Studies 2005

Research interests

Trauma, memory and witnessing in Australia and transnational contexts; Holocaust
studies; Stolen Generations; life-writing studies; feminist theory; cultural theory; literary
theory; 19th and 20th century novel; women writers; law and literature; gender and

Researcher's projects

Member, Network in Transnational Memory Studies (NiTMES), hosted by Utrecht University (see

Go8/DADD project with Konstanz University, "Memory and Its Media" (Team Leader)

ALTC Project, (2010-2012) Building Reading Resilience: Developing A Skills Based Approach to Literary Studies (Team Leader)


Projects and Grants

Grants information is drawn from ARIES. To add or update Projects or Grants information please contact your College Research Office.

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Updated:  23 September 2017 / Responsible Officer:  Director (Research Services Division) / Page Contact:  Researchers