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Dr Amy Milka

Amy Milka
ARC Postdoctoral Fellow
Adelaide Law School
Faculty of the Professions

Amy Milka is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the ARC Centre for the History of Emotions ‘Change' program led by Professor David Lemmings. She specialises in eighteenth-century history, literature and culture. Her research interests include the history of law and legal culture, print culture and visual satire, radical politics and emotions. Her current research focuses on two areas: emotions in eighteenth-century criminal courtrooms; and Jacobinism in England and France during the French Revolution.

Amy was appointed Lecturer in Eighteenth Century English Literature at the University of York (2013-14), and Teaching Fellow in the School of English at the University of Sussex (2014-15). She has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses on many aspects of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century literature and culture, including primitivism, representations of the city, and gender and sexuality. She is also interested in the digital humanities, and thinking about new digital research methods and approaches. She co-founded the University of York Digital Humanities Forum in 2013.

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Dr Amy Milka

Amy Milka is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the ARC Centre for the History of Emotions ‘Change' program led by Professor David Lemmings. She specialises in eighteenth-century history, literature and culture. Her research interests include the history of law and legal culture, print culture and visual satire, radical politics and emotions. Her current research focuses on two areas: emotions in eighteenth-century criminal courtrooms; and Jacobinism in England and France during the French Revolution.

Amy was appointed Lecturer in Eighteenth Century English Literature at the University of York (2013-14), and Teaching Fellow in the School of English at the University of Sussex (2014-15). She has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses on many aspects of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century literature and culture, including primitivism, representations of the city, and gender and sexuality. She is also interested in the digital humanities, and thinking about new digital research methods and approaches. She co-founded the University of York Digital Humanities Forum in 2013.

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2015 ARC Research Associate University of Adelaide, Adelaide
2014 - 2015 Teaching Fellow in Romantic Literature University of Sussex, Brighton
2013 - 2014 Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century Literature University of York, York

Language Competencies

Language Competency
French Can read, write, speak and understand spoken

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2009 - 2013 University of York, York United Kingdom PhD English
2008 - 2009 University of York, York United Kingdom MA Eighteenth-Century Studies
2005 - 2008 University of York, York United Kingdom BA(Hons) English and Related Literature

Research Interests

Position
ARC Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone
83135615
Fax
8313 4341
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Napier, floor 3
Room Number
3 08
Org Unit
School of Humanities

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