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Elizabeth Gralton

Dr Elizabeth Gralton

Honorary Research Fellow
History

Contact details
Address
History
The University of Western Australia (M208)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Email
elizabeth.gralton@uwa.edu.au

Honorary Research Fellow
European Languages and Studies

Contact details
Address
European Languages and Studies
The University of Western Australia (M208)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Email
elizabeth.gralton@uwa.edu.au
Qualifications
BA PhD W.Aust.
Biography
Elizabeth Gralton has a BA from UWA, with honours in History and French Studies. She completed her PhD, 'Deflating the Expo: Critics of modernity and the Paris Expositions universelles' in 2013.
Key research
-Nineteenth-century French history
-Paris Expositions universelles
-Nineteenth-century European cultural and intellectual history
-Nineteenth-century French maritime exploration
Publications
'A Battle for the French Soul: The anthropological exhibit at the 1878 Exposition universelle', Journal of European Studies, vol.43, no.3, 2013, pp.195-208.

'Lust of the Eyes: Critiquing visual culture at the Expositions universelles, 1855-1900', Conference Proceedings of the 18th George Rudé Seminar in French History and Civilization, forthcoming.

'Julie Kalman, Rethinking Antisemitism in Nineteenth-Century France', book review, Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies, vol.17, 2011.

'Scott Carpenter, Aesthetics of Fraudulence in Nineteenth-Century France: Frauds, Hoaxes and Counterfeits', book review, Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies, vol.16, 2010.

'The Immortal Malley and the End of Modernity: An antipodean manifestation of the anti-modern tradition', Cordite Poetry Review, December 2010.
Languages
English and French
Honours and awards
Alison Patrick Memorial Scholarship, George Rudé Society, 2012
Frank Broeze Postgraduate Scholarship, UWA, 2012
Dr Paul Laffey Memorial Prize, UWA, 2012
Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery Art Writing Prize, 2010
Australian Postgraduate Award, 2008-2012
Baudin Grant, Embassy of France in Australia, 2008
I. and B. Jackson Scholarship, UWA, 2008
Leon Tauman Memorial Prize, UWA, 2005
Christine Morrow Memorial Prize, UWA, 2001
Teaching
HIST2014- The City in History
HIST3012- Early Modern France, 1500-1789
HIST4105- Topics in Medieval and Early Modern European History (16th-century France)
FREN1401- French Studies 1
FREN1402- French Studies 2
FREN2403- French Studies 3
Research profile
Research profile and publications
 

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