Dr Anna Boswell

PhD (Auckland), BA (Hons) (Canterbury)

Teaching | Current

ENGLISH 121 Reading/Writing/Text

ENGLISH 263 Writing Selves

ENGLISH 354 Writing Selves

Postgraduate supervision

Geri D'Mello, "Teaching through Fandom: Why Representation Matters" (PhD).

Lorenz Pöschl, "Settlement, Stuttering, and Intimacy: An Exploration of the Identity Work of Public Sites in Aotearoa New Zealand" (PhD).

Susanna Collinson, "‘Burnt Skin’: Affect, Materiality, Ethics" (MA thesis).

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Boswell, A. K. (2017). Lessons from the Dodo. Journal of New Zealand Studies, 24, 72-86. Related URL.
  • Boswell, A. (2015). The sensible order of the eel. Settler Colonial Studies, 5 (4), 363-374. 10.1080/2201473X.2014.1000910
  • Boswell, A. K. (2015). The (day) dream classroom. In C. Gunn, T. Cairns, L. Ramsay (Eds.) Reflections on Rethinking the Classroom: Interactive Teaching and Learning -- He kohinga whakaaro mo te ako (pp. 1-6). Auckland: Centre for Learning and Research in Higher Education, University of Auckland. Related URL.
  • Boswell, A. K. (2014). The New Dark Ages. Argos Aotearoa: A Journal of Place/Politics, 1, 87-91. Related URL.
  • Boswell, A. K. (2014). Fractured Atmospherics. Interstices: Journal of Architecture and Related Arts, 15, 36-46. Related URL.
  • Boswell, A. K. (2013). The Work of Culture. Journal of New Zealand Literature, 31 (2), 35-52. Related URL.
  • Boswell, A. K. (2013). Maning's Little Tale. Journal of New Zealand Literature, 31, 44-65.


Contact details

Office hours

By appointment

Primary location

Level 6, Room 607
New Zealand

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