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Researcher: Stark, HL (Associate Professor Hannah Stark)

Fields of Research

Environment and culture
Australian history
Feminist theory
Cultural theory
Australian literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander literature)
Postcolonial studies
Literary theory
Literary studies
Ethical theory
Cultural studies
History of philosophy
Heritage, archive and museum studies
Environmental philosophy
Culture, representation and identity
Consumption and everyday life
British and Irish literature
Screen media
English and literacy curriculum and pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Transgender studies
Feminist and queer theory
North American literature
Gender relations

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in language, communication and culture
Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
Understanding Australia's past
Conserving collections and movable cultural heritage
Climate change adaptation measures (excl. ecosystem)
Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
Social impacts of climate change and variability

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'All these things he saw and did not see': Witnessing the end of the world in Cormac McCarthy's The Road; Critical Survey
'But we always make love with worlds': Deleuze (and Guattari) and love; Cultural Studies Association of Australia: Sustaining Culture
Blended English: Technology-enhanced teaching and learning in English literary studies; Arts and Humanities in Higher Education
A Critical Politics of the Human: Judith Butler and Gilles Deleuze; What is the Human? Australian Voices from the Humanities
A New Earth: Deleuze and Guattari in the Anthropocene; Deleuze Studies
Allegories of Queer Love: Quality Television and the Re-imagining of the American Family; Queer Love in Film and Television
Book review of 'Christos Tsiolkas: The Utopian Vision' by Jessica Gildersleeve
Breakfast: Interview with Jacinta Parsons and Sami Shah
Critical approaches to continental philosophy: intellectual community, disciplinary identity, and the politics of inclusion; Parrhesia
Deleuze and Critical Plant Studies; Deleuze and the Non/Human
Deleuze and Guattari in the Anthropocene; Edinburgh University Press
Deleuze and Guattari in the Anthropocene; Deleuze Studies
Deleuze and Love; Angelaki
Deleuze and the Non/Human; Palgrave McMillian
Deleuze and the Nonhuman Turn: Interview with Elizabeth Grosz; Deleuze and the Non/Human
Deleuze and Transfeminism; Deleuze and the Schizoanalysis of Feminism
Deleuze'den Sonra Feminist Teori; Otonom Yayincilik
Deleuze, subjectivity and nonhuman becomings in the Anthropocene; Dialogues in Human Geography
Discord, Monstrosity and Violence: Deleuze’s Differential Ontology and its Consequences for Ethics; Angelaki: Journal of The Theoretical Humanities
Domains of Extinction
Drive: Interview with Louise Saunders
Feminist theory after Deleuze; Bloomsbury Academic
Framing sexual difference: Elizabeth Grosz’s work on Deleuze, Darwin and feminism; Deleuze and Evolutionary Theory
Friday essay: on the trail of the London thylacines
Introduction: Deleuze and the Nonhuman Turn; Deleuze and the Non/Human
Introduction: Uncanny objects in the Anthropocene; Australian Humanities Review
Judith Butler's post-Hegelian ethics and the problem with recognition; Feminist Theory: an international interdisciplinary journal
Love’s Lessons: intimacy, pedagogy, and political community; Angelaki
Neohumanism in the Anthropocene: Jim Jarmusch’s Only Lovers Left Alive; Eco Culture: Disaster, Narrative, Discourse
Non/human appetites and the perils of consumption in Under the Skin; Critique
Re-animating the Thylacine: Narratives of Extinction in Tasmanian Cinema; Animal Studies Journal
Reconsidering kinship: beyond the nuclear family with Deleuze and Guattari; Cultural Studies Review
Special Issue of Parrhesia; Parrhesia
The cultural politics of mourning in the era of mass extinction: Thylacine specimen P762; Australian Humanities Review
The end of intimate politics in Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Lobster; The New Review of Film and Television Studies
The Falling Man: A Classroom Activity Using Mad Men's Title Sequence; Lucky Strikes and a Three Martini Lunch: Thinking About Television's Mad Men
The hunt for London's thylacines shows a greater truth about Australian extinction
The London thylacines: Interview with Melanie Tait
The teaching of English in Tasmania: building links between Senior Secondary and Tertiary teachers; English in Australia
The Theory of Love: Ideals, Limits, Futures; Palgrave Macmillan
Tracking down the London thylacines
Uncanny Objects in the Anthropocene; Australian Humanities Review
Vital Plants and Despicable Weeds in Ray Lawrence’s Lantana; The Green Thread: Dialogues with the Vegetal World
Zoological Gardens, Austerity, and Staging the Extinction of the 'Last' Thylacine; The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times

Research Projects

2012: The 5th International Deleuze Studies Conference; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy 2017 Conference; Ian Potter Foundation (IPF)
Beyond Extinction: Reconstructing the Thylacine (Tasmanian Tiger) Archive; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Deleuze and China; Australian National University (ANU)
Deleuze's Differential Ontology and the Problem of Ethics (provisional); University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Extinction Afterlives and the Global Thylacine Trade: Specular Commerce and Emotion in the Era of Species Extinction; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Love, Kinship and Futurity in the Anthropocene; University of Edinburgh (UoE)

Research Candidate Supervision

"There Are More Things"- Weird Fiction and the Anomalies of Genre
Those Other Others- Reading the Nonhuman in 21st Century British Fiction