Dr Ethan Blue
Started at UWA: 2005
Australia Learning and Teaching Council Nominee for Early Career Teacher Citation, 2011
UWA Award Recipient for Excellence in Teaching for Early Career, 2008
UWA High Commendation for Excellence in Research Supervision, 2007
The Deportation Terror: UWA’s Ethan Blue weighs in
In the middle of the nineteenth century, disruptions caused by European and U.S. military and economic penetration into China - the Opium Wars being a prime example - forced many Chinese to seek better opportunities in the United States, Australia, Canada and across Latin America.Read more
Since the beginning of his tenure at UWA, Dr Blue has supervised research on a range of topics within the discipline of history, including the following projects:
- Christian Evangelical romance and science fiction writing
- The history of the death penalty and madness in Texas, USA
- The growth of Attention-Deficit-Hyperactivity-Disorder in the late 20th century USA
- “Gamergate” and the foundations of the American alt-right
Dr Blue welcomes applications from new PhD candidates. To discuss your options, use the details below.
A passionate, multi-award-winning teacher, Dr Blue ensures his classes are engaging by using music, popular culture and historical sources to introduce students to complex ideas and broaden their understanding of the world, both past and present.
He teaches the following units: