Elizabeth Malcolm is an honorary professorial
fellow and formerly Gerry Higgins Professor of Irish Studies at the
University of Melbourne, has published on policing, mental health,
gender and popular culture in Ireland, as well as on the Irish
diaspora in both Britain and Australia.
Dianne Hall is a senior lecturer in History at Victoria University, Melbourne, has published widely on the Irish in nineteenth-century Australia, as well as on gender, religion and violence in Ireland.