Kate Fullagar

Kate Fullagar is professor of history at the Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences, Australian Catholic University. She is also honorary professor of history at Macquarie University and currently co-editor of the Australian Historical Association’s journal, History Australia. Kate specializes in the history of the eighteenth-century world, particularly the British Empire and the many indigenous societies it encountered. She is the author of The Warrior, the Voyager, and the Artist: Three Lives in an Age of Empire and The Savage Visit; the editor of The Atlantic World in the Antipodes: Effects and Transformations since the Eighteenth Century; and co-editor with Michael McDonnell of Facing Empire: Indigenous Experiences in a Revolutionary Age. She is Lead Chief Investigator of an ARC Linkage project with the National Portrait Gallery called Facing New Worlds.