Ms Nadine Levy

Ms Nadine Levy
 Position Associate Lecturer
 Org Unit Sociology, Criminology & Gender Studies
 Telephone +61 8 8313 5964
 Location Floor/Room 1 18 ,  Napier Building ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    Nadine's current research explores the experiences of women living in alternative communities and her research interests include ecology, feminist theory and spiritual and secular intentional communities. She has written in the area of new materialist feminism and is an affiliate member of the Fay Gale Centre for Research on Gender. She has a background in community law and social activism.

  • Qualifications

    BA (Hons)

    LLB (Hons)

    PhD Candidate, Thesis: Relating, Being and Knowing: Visions of Mutual Support and Connection in Women's Lives, Completion Date: April 2016

  • Teaching Interests

    Gender and work

    Understanding Australian Society

    Social Policy

    The Sociology of Consumption

  • Publications

    Peer-reviewed Research

    Nadine Levy, (2016) "Emotional landscapes; discomfort in the field", Qualitative Research Journal, Vol. 16 I: 39-50.

    Levy, Nadine. (2013) "Towards a new environmental ethic in contemporary feminist theory" Hecate, 38.1/2: 9-23.

    Conference Papers

    Levy, N. (2014) "The Spiritual-Politics of Resistance: Holy Activism in Alternative Communities" paper presented at TASA Annual Conference hosted by the University of South Australia

    Levy, N. (2012) "The Implications of Stacey Alaimo's "transcorporeality" on human and environmental Ethics", paper presented at Fay Gale Annual Conference, University of Adelaide.

    Levy, N. (2012) "New materialist feminism moving towards a new environmental ethic" Regarding the earth: ecological vision in word and Image Hosted by Monash/RMIT.

    Levy, N & Purdy, A. (2011) "Young women, sexual harassment & OHS in a small business context". Our Work, Our Lives 4th International Conference. Dili, Timor Leste.

    Purdy, A & Levy, N. (2010) "Experiences of Sexual Harassment amongst Young Women Workers: An Exploration of Power and Opportunity". Our Work, Our Lives 3rd National Conference. Darwin, Australia

    Other Articles on Research Activities

    Levy, N. (2011) "The experiences of young women lawyers" Portia, Victorian Women Lawyers.

    Levy, N. (2011) "Issues facing young women lawyers". Bulletin (Law Society of South Australia), 33.

    Levy, N. (2009) "Employment law and income". IN (YACSA),The Law, Youth Work and Young People: A Handbook for Youth Workers in South Australia. South Australia, YACSA.


  • Community Engagement

    Management Committee Member, Working Women's Centre SA, 2008 - current

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