Michelle Staff is a PhD candidate in the School of History.
Michelle is currently researching the lives of several Australian and British feminists, focusing on their engagement with and ideas about internationalism during the interwar period. More broadly, she is interested in histories of women, gender, and feminism in the modern era, both in local and transnational contexts.
She has worked in several teaching and research assistant roles during her candidature and is currently a member of the Lilith: A Feminist History Journal editorial collective.
Michelle has experience in writing for the media and public audiences, having contributed multiple articles to The Conversation (which have been republished on major news sites including ABC, SBS, and The Canberra Times), the Australian Book Review, and various online blogs. She has also appeared on ABC Radio Darwin.