ARC Postdoctoral Fellow
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Learning)
Division of Academic and Student Engagement
Amy Milka is the Academic Integrity Support Officer in the Division of Academic and Student Engagement.
Before commencing this role in 2020, Amy was an academic researcher 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.
Amy has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses on many aspects of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century European history, literature and culture, including, primitivism, representations of the city, the history of emotions, and gender and sexuality. She also has experience in academic student support as an Academic Language and Learning Advisor.
Date Position Institution name 2018 - 2020 ARC Grant-funded Research University of Adelaide 2015 - 2019 Postdoctoral Research Associate University of Adelaide 2015 - 2018 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 Competency French Can read, write, speak and understand spoken
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
Year Citation 2020 Milka, A. (2020). "PREFERRING DEATH": SUICIDAL CRIMINALS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND. EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY STUDIES, 53(4), 685-705.
2019 Milka, A. (2019). Feeling for forgers: character, sympathy and financial crime in London during the late eighteenth century. Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies, 42(1), 7-25.
2019 Milka, A. (2019). Women before the court: law and patriarchy in the Anglo-American world, 1600-1800. WOMENS HISTORY REVIEW, 28(7), 1238-1239.
2017 Milka, A., & Lemmings, D. (2017). Narratives of feeling and majesty: mediated emotions in the eighteenth-century criminal courtroom. Journal of Legal History, 38(2), 155-178.
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2017 Milka, A. (2017). John Thelwall and the Materialist Imagination. JOURNAL FOR EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY STUDIES, 40(3), 465-466.
2017 Milka, A. (2017). Impostors: performance, emotion, and genteel criminality in late eighteenth-century England. Emotions: History, Culture, Society, 1(2), 81-107.
2013 Milka, A. (2013). Next-door neighbours: contrast and caricature in the early 1790s. Skepsi, 5(2), 11-25. — Milka, A. (n.d.). Political Animals: Dogs and the Discourse of Rights in Late Eighteenth-Century Print Culture. Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture, 1780–1840, 0(23), 237.
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