Wesleyan portrait of Lauren  Rosewarne

Lauren Rosewarne

Visiting Assistant Professor in Liberal Studies


BA University of Melbourne
PHD University of Melbourne

Lauren Rosewarne

Dr Lauren Rosewarne is a Visiting Professor at Wesleyan until December, 2019. Usually Lauren is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne, Australia. In 2015, she was a Visiting Professor at the University of Connecticut, USA and in 2011 was a Visiting Professor at the University of Massachusetts. Lauren currently teaches in the areas of political science and gender studies and writes, comments and speaks on a wide variety of topics including gender, sexuality, public policy, politics, social media, pop culture and technology. 

Lauren has authored ten books, as well as journal articles, book chapters and hundreds of opinion pieces and popular culture columns. She has also been widely cited in academic literature, and is a regular contributor to a range of radio and television programs. Previously she has co-hosted ABC Radio National's Stop Everything! pop culture program and Mamamia's Sealed Section podcast.

You can contact Lauren via email at lrose@unimelb.edu.au, follow her on Twitter (@laurenrosewarne) or at Facebook (/lauren.rosewarne). For more information, visit her website: www.laurenrosewarne.com.

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Summer 2021
CSPL 317Z - 01
Social and Digital Media