Christine Beasley

Christine Beasley

University of Adelaide

Chris Beasley is a Reader in Politics at the University of Adelaide, South Australia. She has also lectured in a number of other disciplinary/interdisciplinary areas—particularly Women's Studies, Sociology, Aboriginal Studies and Cultural Studies. 

Her most recent books include, Gender & Sexuality: Critical Theories, Critical Thinkers (Sage, 2005), What is Feminism?: An Introduction to Feminist Theory (Sage, 1999) and Sexual Economyths: Conceiving a Feminist Economics (Allen & Unwin, 1994). 

Her main interests are gender/sexuality studies, social and political theory, cultural studies, international politics, embodiment and ethics. She is currently writing a book on the politics of popular film, continuing shared research (with Carol Bacchi) on global ethics and embodied citizenship, and preparing an edited book on heterosexuality.