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Jill Julius Matthews Jill Julius Matthews i(A69410 works by)
Gender: Female
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Jill Julius Matthews taught at Flinders, Adelaide, Sydney, and Wollongong universities before being appointed to the Australian National University's Women's Studies Program. She became inaugural Director of the ANU Centre for Women's Studies in 1995. In 1997, she took up an appointment in the History Department. From 2008-10, she was Head of the ANU School of Social Sciences in the Faculty of Arts.

Matthews has been a Convenor of the Australian Network for Research in Women's History, and a Ministerial appointee to the Board of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia. She has worked with AustLit on her 'Treasures of the Mitchell Library' project.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2004 recipient State Library of New South Wales Fellowships Nancy Keesing Fellowship For research on Hidden treasures of the Mitchell Library: Sydney periodicals 1900-1930.

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Dance Hall & Picture Palace : Sydney's Romance With Modernity Strawberry Hills : Currency Press , 2005 Z1269503 2005 single work criticism 'Dance Hall & Picture Palace paints Sydney between the depressions of the 1890s and 1930s as a prosperous city riding the international wave of modernism.' (Back cover)
Winner Film and History Association Research and Writing Awards Inaugural award for best monograph.
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