Chloe Smith

Chloe Smith is in her second year of a PhD at the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation, studying religious populism in the cases of India and Indonesia. She is currently a research assistant in two ARC Discovery Projects: 1) “Civilisationist Mobilisation, Digital Technologies, and Social Cohesion: The Case of Turkish & Indian Diasporas in Australia”; and 2) “Religious Populism, Emotions, and Political Mobilisation: Civilisationism in Turkey, Indonesia, and Pakistan.” Chloe holds a Master of Islamic Studies and a BA in counterterrorism, security, and intelligence. She has completed an internship with the global counter-extremism and counter-terrorism organisation Hedayah, and has previously worked for the Islamophobia Register Australia.

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Islamophobia and the pandemic: How these two salient public issues have invigorated the contemporary Australian far-right September 20, 2021