Nabizadeh, Golnar

Dr

  • Lecturer (Teaching and Research), English
20142020

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Personal profile

Biography

Golnar Nabizadeh joined the University of Dundee as Lecturer in Comics Studies in September 2016. Her research focuses on comics and visual studies and particularly on representations of trauma, migration, and memory in these fields. Golnar received her PhD in English and Cultural Studies from The University of Western Australia, and has a monograph with Routledge entitled Representation and Memory in Graphic Novels (2019).

 

Publications

 Books

Representation and Memory in Graphic Novels (Routledge, 2019)

 

Articles and Book Chapters

 

“Communities at Risk?: Belonging and Memory in Blue by Pat Grant”. Textual Practice. Special Issue on ‘Fiction in the Age of Risk’ (forthcoming, 2017)

 

 “Vision and Precarity in Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis”. WSQ: Women’s Studies Quarterly 44.1/2(2016): pp. 152–167.

 

“Comics Online: Detention and White-Space in ‘A Guard’s Story’”. ARIEL: A Review of International English Literature (2016): pp.

 

“’If This Is Such a Great Country, Why Haven’t We Heard of Their Football Team?’ Configuring Identity and Belonging in Lucky Miles by Michael James Rowland. Occasion 10 (2016) http://arcade.stanford.edu/occasion-issues

 

“Migrating Wests: Geographic Forms and Cultural Mediations”. Eds Golnar Nabizadeh and Aaron Nyerges. Special issue of Occasion 10 (2016) http://arcade.stanford.edu/occasion-issues

 

“Of Rabbits and Men: After-Images of E. Philips Fox’s ‘Landing of Cook at Botany Bay, 1770’”. Adaptation 9.1 (2015): pp. 35–45.

 

 “Visual Melancholy in Shaun Tan’s The Arrival”. Eds Mel Gibson, Golnar Nabizadeh and Kay Sambell. Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics 5.3 (2014): pp. 366–379.

 

“Watch This Space: Childhood, Picturebooks, and Comics”. Eds Mel Gibson, Golnar Nabizadeh and Kay Sambell. Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics 5.3 (2014): pp. 241- 244.

 

“Going Places: Praxis and Pedagogy in Australian Cultural Studies.” Co-author Rebecca Rey. Cultural Studies Review 17.2 (2011): pp. 49–70.

 

Law and Literature. Ed Kieran Dolin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Chapter 17: “Trauma, Narrative and Literary or Legal Justice” (forthcoming).

 

The Social Work of Narrative: Human Rights and the Cultural Imaginary. Eds Philip Mead and Gareth Griffiths. Leiden: Brill/Columbia University Press. Chapter with Ned Curthoys: “Joe Sacco’s Palestine and the Politics of Memory” (forthcoming).

 

Mapping Generations of Traumatic Memory in American Trauma Narratives. Eds DanaMihailescu, Roxana Oltean, Mihaela Precup. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2014. pp. 171–190. Chapter: “The Afterlife of Images:Archives and Intergenerational Trauma in Autobiographic Comics”.

 

Postcolonial Gateways and Walls: Under Construction. Eds Daria Tunca and Janet Wilson. Amsterdam: Brill/Rodopi, 2016.Chapter: “An Ethics of Mourning: Loss and Transnational Dynamics in The Shadow Lines by Amitav Ghosh”.

  

Encyclopedia Entries

 

Entries on “Comics in Australia”. and “Marjane Satrapi” for Encyclopaedia of World Comics: Manga, Anime, Tintin, and more comics from around the globe. Eds Frederick Luis Aldama and ChristopherGonzález. ABC-CLIO (forthcoming).

 

Entries on “Marginality” and “Edward Said”, Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Postcolonial Studies. Eds Sangeeta Ray and Henry Schwarz. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2016.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Literature, University of Western Australia

Award Date: 11 Apr 2012

Bachelor of Laws, Murdoch University

Award Date: 30 Nov 2006

Bachelor of Commerce, Murdoch University

Award Date: 30 Nov 2006

Keywords

  • N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
  • comics
  • Visual Studies
  • PE English
  • Migration
  • Trauma
  • PZ Childrens literature

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Research Output

Representation and Memory in Graphic Novels

Nabizadeh, G., 16 Apr 2019, 1 ed. London: Routledge. 208 p. (Memory Studies: Global Constellations)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Understanding Forensic Gait Analysis #1

    Murray, C. (ed.), Vaughan, P. (ed.), Nabizadeh, G. (ed.), Findlay, L. (ed.), Doran, H. (ed.), Nic Daeid, N. (ed.) & Brown, M., Feb 2020, Dundee: University of Dundee. 12 p. (Understanding Forensic Gait Analysis)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Open Access
    File
  • 113 Downloads (Pure)

    The Lives of Others: Figuring Grievability and Justice in Contemporary Comics and Graphic Novels

    Nabizadeh, G., 2019, Contexts of Violence in Comics. Horton, I., Hague, I. & Mickwitz, N. (eds.). 1 ed. Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Understanding Coeliac Disease

    Nabizadeh, G., Murray, C. (ed.), Vaughan, P. (ed.), Woof, J., Horner, R., Laird, C., Larkin, A., Miller, N., Quinn, K., Robinson, H., Wilson, L. & Fitt, M. (ed.), 1 May 2019, University of Dundee: UniVerse. 25 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Open Access
    File
  • 146 Downloads (Pure)

    When People Die: Stories from Young People

    Nabizadeh, G. (ed.), Murray, C. (ed.), Jindal-Snape, D. (ed.), Vaughan, P. (ed.), Gunn, A., Bradley, H., Taylor, K., Maloy, A., Gunn, E., Kerr, S., Moore, E., Hipson, D., Paul, S., Rasmussen, S., Vaswani, N., Brown, M., Burns, M., Horner, R., Mac, G., Millar, N. & 3 others, Quinn, K., Semple, L. & O'Connor, J., Dec 2019, University of Dundee: UniVerse. 40 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Open Access
    File
  • 834 Downloads (Pure)

    Prizes

    2020 Stephen Fry Award: Public Engagement Project of the Year Commendation

    Nabizadeh, Golnar (Recipient), Murray, Chris (Recipient), Jindal-Snape, Divya (Recipient), Herd, Damon (Recipient), Vaughan, Phillip (Recipient), Sinclair, Megan (Recipient), Crowe, Mayra (Recipient) & King, Grant (Recipient), 10 Jan 2020

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Activities

    Studies in Comics (Journal)

    Chris Murray (Editorial board member), , Damon Herd (Editorial board member), , Divya Jindal-Snape (Editorial board member), , Golnar Nabizadeh (Editorial board member), & Megan Sinclair (Editorial board member)

    20192020

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    UniVerse (Publisher)

    Phillip Vaughan (Editorial board member), , Chris Murray (Editorial board member), , Golnar Nabizadeh (Editorial board member), , Megan Sinclair (Editorial board member), & Ashling Larkin (Editorial board member)

    1 Dec 2019

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    File

    Public Information Comics Symposium

    Golnar Nabizadeh (Participant)

    27 Jul 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    Wilfred Laurier University Press (Publisher)

    Golnar Nabizadeh (Editorial board member)

    2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    St Andrews Postgraduate Conference on Memory

    Golnar Nabizadeh (Speaker)

    Oct 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesKeynote

    Press / Media

    Understanding Coeliac Disease: The comic with a serious message

    Golnar Nabizadeh

    18/05/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Seven comics with vital things to say about humanity

    Golnar Nabizadeh

    17/05/18

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research