(with Sydney Kingstone) Variation in Australian English: lexis and morphosyntax. To appear in L. Willoughby & H. Manns (Eds.), Australian English Reimagined: Structure, Features and Developments. Oxfordshire: Routledge.
Stylistic variation in a rural speaker of Australian English. Language Variation and Change Research Group, University of Toronto, Canada, 30 October, 2015.
Peer reviewed conference presentations
“Signed, One Who Does Not Call a Spade a Spyde”: arguments over vowels in 1890s Melbourne. To be presented at the Forum for Englishes in Australia, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia, 2nd November 2018.
“Vicious lah-di-dah pronunciation” or “singular beauty”? Social meanings of variation in 1890s Australian English. Sociolinguistics Symposium 22, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, 29 June, 2018.
(with Melanie Burns) Learning as a process of discourse socialisation: Implications for language and linguistics teaching practice. Applied Linguistics Association of Australia Conference 2016, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, December 5-7, 2016.
(with Melanie Burns) Easing the transition: Academic discourse socialisation as a paradigm for first year linguistics teaching. Linguistic Society of New Zealand Conference 2016 (Doing and Applying Linguistics in a Globalised World). Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand, 21-22 November, 2016.
(with Melanie Burns) Viewing learning as an apprenticeship: Examining the social organisation of the tutorial classroom. Monash Education Academy Learning and Teaching Conference 2016. Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 2 June, 2016.
(with Melanie Burns) “Ideologies are only conservative!” and other assumptions to overcome: Reflections on teaching discourse analysis to undergraduates. New Zealand Discourse Conference 2015. AUT University, Auckland, New Zealand, 7-9 December, 2015.
“Ya say that, ya sound like a bogan”: a quantitative study of stylistic variation in a rural speaker of Australian English. Conference of the Australian Linguistic Society 2013. University of Melbourne, Victoria, 2-5 October, 2013.
“I don’t speak bogan”: acceptability and use of non-standard Australian English. Conference of the Australian Linguistic Society 2012. University of Western Australia, Perth, 4-7 December, 2012.
PhD thesis. The social life and social types of Australian English. Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
Honours thesis. “Ya say that, ya sound like a bogan”: a quantitative study of stylistic variation in a rural speaker of Australian English. Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.