About the Author
Catherine Kevin is a lecturer in history at Flinders University in Adelaide, South Australia. She has previously held positions at King's College London and in news and current affairs at SBS Television. Catherine is currently preparing a monograph entitled Great Expectations: a political history of pregnancy in Australia. She is the co-editor of Branding Cities, Cosmopolitanism, Parochialism and Social Change (Routledge, 2009) and has published articles on the histories of feminism and the reproductive body in Australia. Catherine teaches in the fields of body politics, memory and Australian cultural and political history.