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Researcher: Milthorpe, NE (Dr Naomi Milthorpe)

Fields of Research

British and Irish literature
Literary studies
Teacher education and professional development of educators
English and literacy curriculum and pedagogy (excl. LOTE, ESL and TESOL)
Educational technology and computing
Other literatures in English
North American literature
Australian history
Higher education
Other education
British history
Health promotion
Education assessment and evaluation

Research Objectives

Teacher and instructor development
Other education and training
Understanding Australia's past
Expanding knowledge in language, communication and culture
Expanding knowledge in creative arts and writing studies
Learner and learning
Understanding Europe's past
Health education and promotion
Other health

Career Best Publications

Evelyn Waugh's Satire: Texts and Contexts; Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times; Lextington Books

Research Publications

'The borderland between life and death': The spatial politics of illness in The Years; Virginia Woolf Miscellany
'Too, too shaming': Evelyn Waugh's Vile Bodies; Affirmations: of the modern
Blended English: Technology-enhanced teaching and learning in English literary studies; Arts and Humanities in Higher Education
A Secret House: Evelyn Waugh's Book Collection; The Space Between Literature and Culture 1914-1945
Archives, authority, aura: modernism’s archival turn; Papers on Language and Literature: A Journal for Scholars and Critics of Language and Literature
Austerity Gardens: The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times; The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times
Beyond busy work: rethinking the measurement of online student engagement; Higher Education Research and Development
Book Review: A History of 1930s British Literature
Chronicling engagement: students’ experience of online learning over time; Distance Education
DeCoste, D. Marcel. The Vocation of Evelyn Waught: Faith and Art in the Post -War Fiction. Farnham; Ashagte 2015. 196p
Digging up England: Subverting Austerity in Beverley Nichols’s Merry Hall; The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times
Digital English
Embracing Modernist Difficulty with Short Fiction by Women Writers; Teaching Modernist Women’s Writing in English
Equal or equitable? The role of flexibility within online education; Australian and International Journal of Rural Education
Evelyn Waugh His Book; Script and Print: bulletin of the Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand
Evelyn Waugh's Satire: Texts and Contexts; Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Evelyn Waugh, Cynic?
First Year English at UTAS: Interview with Ellyn Carter, the 2013 Winner of the Tate Prize in Excellence in English Learning; EduTATE
Heavy jokes: Festive unpleasure in the interwar novel; Journal of Modern Literature
Interview with Sara “Sue” Hodson, The Huntington Library; Evelyn Waugh Studies
Keeping the party in full swing: findings on online student engagement with teacher education students; Journal of Continuing Higher Education
Manuscripts as Memorials
Only Connect
Reading the party: festivity as waste in Evelyn Waugh’s 1930s fiction; Journal of Festive Studies
Review: The Problem with Pleasure: Modernism and its Discontents, by Laura Frost
Sick Party! The party as site of contagion in Edgar Allan Poe, Evelyn Waugh, and Ling Ma
The Evelyn Waugh Legacy Library; Evelyn Waugh Newsletter and Studies
The materials of which I am made: Evelyn Waugh and book production; Script & Print
The Poetics and Politics of Gardening in Hard Times; Lextington Books
The Rake's Regress: Evelyn Waugh's return to satire in 'Basil Seal Rides Again'; Papers on Language and Literature: a journal for scholars and critics of language and literature
The teaching of English in Tasmania: building links between Senior Secondary and Tertiary teachers; English in Australia
The Twilight of Language': The Young Evelyn Waugh on 'Catherine' Mansfield; Katherine Mansfield and Literary Influence
Things and nothings: Henry Green and the late modernist banal; Novel: A Forum on Fiction
Trying to Excite the Pornophiles: Evelyn Waugh and Candy; Evelyn Waugh Studies
Waugh, Evelyn (1903–1966)

Research Projects

Evelyn Waugh in the Library; The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens (Huntington)
Student View: A pilot study into the student experience of online learning across disciplines; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision