Researcher biography

Lisa specializes in eighteenth-century British literature. Her research interests include sentimental fiction, theories of enlightenment and secularization and early global literatures. She has published articles on marriage law and literature, popular anthropology, travel narrative, and courtesan memoirs. She holds a senior lectureship in English Literature at the University of Queensland where she teaches courses on the literature of enlightenment, Gothic fiction, Jane Austen and the novel.

Featured projects Duration
Secularization and British Literature, 1600-1800
ARC Discovery Projects
20122015

Areas of research