Strange, Carolyn

The Australian National University


Carolyn Strange is Head of the School of History at the Australian National University. She is a specialist in the history of criminal justice, punishment and gender. She has published extensively on the history of the death penalty in Australia, Canada and the United States. Her most recent books are The Death Penalty and Sex Murder in Canadian History (2020), and Discretionary Justice: Pardon and Parole in New York, from the Revolution to the Depression (2016).