Sofie Onorato, 2018. Photograph: Nabil Asakly

Sofie Onorato

Sofie Onorato is a PhD candidate in History at the University of Melbourne. Her thesis examines the nineteenth-century English newspaper and its development, specifically in relation to the Franco-Prussian War. She is interested in how technology, politics, genre and commercial considerations create intersections between media and society. Currently, Sofie is a member of the editorial team for the Melbourne Historical Journal, a graduate and early career researcher journal based at the University.