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Dr Margaret Mishra

Coordinator UU200: Ethics and Governance and Deputy Head of School

School of Government, Development and International Affairs
The University of the South Pacific
Laucala Bay Campus
Suva, Fiji Islands.

Office: S221

Tel (+679) 323 2552
Email: mishra_m(at)usp.ac.fj


MARGARET’s research focuses on feminism in the Pacific, indentured women’s activism and minor history. Some of her recent publications include: “Your Woman is a Very Bad Woman: Revisiting Female Deviance in Colonial Fiji” (2016); “The Suspicious Death of Depot Baby 7480: Maternal Negligence in Colonial Fiji” (2016); “Mawlee’s Murder: A Minor Historical Event” (2013); and “Between Women: Indenture, Morality and Health” (2012). Margaret hails from Suva. She completed her BA and MA degrees at the University of the South Pacific before pursuing her Phd at Monash University in Melbourne. Margaret has taught ethics at the Fiji National University and the University of the South Pacific in Fiji and gender studies and literature at Victoria University in Melbourne. 

Margaret Mishra CV


Academic Qualifications

Academic Qualifications

  • BA in Literature/Language and Education – The University of the South Pacific 
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Literature – The University of the South Pacific 
  • MA in Literature – The University of the South Pacific 
  • PhD in Comparative Literature – Monash University 

 

 

 

Teaching

Teaching

Dr. Margaret Mishra is the Coordinator of:

UU200: Ethics and Governance

Research

Research

  • Feminism in the Pacific 
  • Indentured Women’s Activism 
  • Minor History 

 

 

Publications


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Governments
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The University of the South Pacific
Laucala Campus, Suva, Fiji
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