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Dr Keri Glastonbury

Senior Lecturer

School of Humanities and Social Science (English)

Career Summary

Biography

Keri Glastonbury teaches creative writing at the University of Newcastle and completed a Doctorate in Creative Arts at the University of Technology, Sydney in 2004 (where she previously taught cultural studies and writing). She is a widely published Australian poet and has received numerous grants from the Australia Council, including the BR Whiting Residency (Rome). In 2009 she had an Asialink Literature Residency in India.

Keri received a Vice Chancellor's Award for Supervision Excellence for the Faculty of Education and Arts in 2011 and has supervised over ten RHD completions.

She has research interests in the emerging writers' community, contemporary poetics and life-writing.

Research Expertise
- Performing Arts - Literary Studies








Qualifications

  • Doctor of Creative Arts, University of Technology Sydney

Keywords

  • Creative writing
  • Cultural studies
  • Literary studies
  • Performing arts

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
200599Literary Studies not elsewhere classified15
190499Performing Arts and Creative Writing not elsewhere classified85

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

DatesTitleOrganisation / Department
1/01/2015 - Senior LecturerUniversity of Newcastle
School of Humanities and Social Science
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Book (3 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2011Harrison J, Glastonbury KA, The Wombat Vedas: Newcastle Poetry Prize 2011, Hunter Writers' Centre, Newcastle, NSW, 153 (2011) [A3]
2001Glastonbury K, Super-regional, Vagabond Press, Sydney, Australia (2001) [A1]
1999Glastonbury K, Hygienic Lily, Five Islands Press, Wollongong, Australia (1999) [A1]

Chapter (3 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Glastonbury KA, ''somewhere, Australia...': Toward a New Poetics of Regionalism', Poetry and the Trace, Puncher and Wattmann, Sydney 131-139 (2013) [B1]
2012Glastonbury KA, 'Literary nether regions', The Emerging Writer: An Insider's Guide to Your Writing Journey, Emerging Writers' Festival, Melbourne 169-173 (2012) [B2]
2012Glastonbury KA, ''Networking, bumping into, sucking up to, catching up with, meeting, greeting, chatting, joking, criticising': The Emerging Writers' Community as Respublica Literaria', Republics of Letters: Literary Communities in Australia, Sydney University Press, Sydney 219-225 (2012) [B1]

Journal article (13 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Glastonbury KA, 'Lost Wagga Wagga', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, Volume 14, No 3 (Country) 1-9 (2014) [C1]
2013Glastonbury KA, 'Keri Glastonbury on Derek Motion', Cordite Poetry Review, (2013) [C3]
2013Glastonbury KA, 'Keri Glastonbury reviews Australian Love Poems 2013.', Cordite Poetry Review, (2013) [C3]
2011Glastonbury KA, 'Guest Editor', Mascara Literary Review, October 2011 1 (2011) [C3]
2010Glastonbury KA, 'The new 'coterie': Writing, community and collective', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, 1-10 (2010) [C1]
2010Glastonbury KA, 'I like it both ways: Keri Glastonbury reviews Dark Bright Doors by Jill Jones', Mascara Literary Review, - (2010) [C3]
2010Glastonbury KA, 'Networked communities', Overland, 199 42-44 (2010) [C3]
2009Glastonbury KA, Smith RL, 'Introduction: The Art of the Real', Australian Humanities Review, 39-41 (2009) [C2]
Co-authorsRos Smith
2009Glastonbury KA, 'Look who's morphing', Overland, 57-58 (2009) [C3]
2009Glastonbury KA, 'An iPod for an iPod and a Bluetooth for a Bluetooth', Overland, 47-48 (2009) [C3]
2009Glastonbury KA, Smith RL, 'Introduction: The art of the real', Text: Journal of Writing and Writing Courses, - 1-4 (2009) [C2]
Co-authorsRos Smith
2007Glastonbury KA, 'Critical animals', TEXT: The Journal of the Australian Association of Writing Programs, 11 1-6 (2007) [C1]
2006Glastonbury K, 'Painter versus Poet: shut up, nobody wants to hear your poems!', Cultural Studies Review, 12 153-172 (2006) [C1]
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Conference (2 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2009Glastonbury KA, Smith RL, 'Conference editors', Text: The Art of the Real: Proceedings of the Art of the Real: National Creative Non-Fiction Conference, Newcastle, NSW (2009) [E4]
Co-authorsRos Smith
2007Glastonbury KA, 'Writing the self: Sense and sensibility', And Is Papers. Proceedings of the 12th Annual Conference of Australian Association of Writing Programs, Canberra (2007) [E1]

Creative Work (29 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Glastonbury KA, Fat, A Slow Combusting Hymn (2014)
2014Glastonbury KA, Nielson T, In Newcastle, In Tokyo (2014) [J2]
2014Glastonbury KA, Pink Poem, A Slow Combusting Hymn (2014)
2014Glastonbury KA, Goodbye to all that (2014) [J2]
2014Glastonbury KA, What Would I Say?, A Slow Combusting Hymn (2014)
2014Glastonbury KA, What Would I Say?; Pink Poem; Fat, Buladelah, NSW (2014) [J2]
2013Glastonbury KA, Poem ("Sally Can't Dance"), Australia (2013) [J2]
2013Glastonbury KA, triggering town, Australia (2013) [J2]
Supanova
2013Glastonbury KA, subtle plague, Australia (2013) [J2]
2013Glastonbury KA, local/general, Australia (2013) [J2]
Supanova
2013Glastonbury KA, Fat, Australia (2013) [J2]
2013Glastonbury KA, steep descent:, Australia (2013) [J2]
2013Glastonbury KA, Outcrop: radical Australian poetry of land (2013)
2013Glastonbury KA, aren't we, Australia (2013) [J2]
2012Glastonbury KA, New Delhi: for Sophea Learner, Spineless Wonders, Strawberry Hills, NSW, Australia (2012) [J2]
2012Glastonbury KA, Shanghai baby: for Christen Cornell, Spineless Wonders, Strawberry Hills, NSW, Australia (2012) [J2]
Supanova
2012Glastonbury KA, Shimla, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2012) [J2]
2012Glastonbury KA, Queen of the Hills, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2012) [J2]
2012Glastonbury KA, grit salute, West End, QLD, Australia (2012) [J1]
Author URLSupanova
2010Glastonbury KA, Hey Hemingway!, Black Inc., Collingwood, Vic, Australia (2010) [J2]
Supanova
2010Glastonbury KA, A Forest, Black Inc., Collingwood, Vic, Australia (2010) [J2]
2009Glastonbury KA, All you pretty things, Rosanna Eva Licari, Annerley, QLD (2009) [J2]
2009Glastonbury KA, Shame & her sisters, Puncher & Wattmann, Glebe, NSW (2009) [J2]
2009Glastonbury KA, Registered nurse: (after Ted Neilsen), Puncher & Wattmann, Glebe, NSW (2009) [J2]
2009Glastonbury KA, Alabaster butch, Puncher & Wattmann, Glebe, NSW (2009) [J2]
2009Glastonbury KA, Dirty ruralism (from Triggering town), Puncher & Wattmann, Glebe, NSW, Australia (2009) [J2]
Supanova
2009Glastonbury KA, Ghumarwin, Southerly, Sydney, NSW, Australia (2009) [J2]
2005Glastonbury K, Triggering Town: a sequence of prose pieces, Jacket: international poetry and prose magazine, Sydney, NSW, Australia (2005) [J2]
2003Glastonbury K, Style Miles, Meanjin Quarterly, Carlton, Victoria, Australia (2003) [J2]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants5
Total funding$11,130

Click on a grant title below to expand the full details for that specific grant.


20131 grants / $750

ASAL 2013 Country, Wagga Wagga 2-5 July 2013$750

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Education and Arts

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle - Faculty of Education and Arts
Project TeamDoctor Keri Glastonbury
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2013
Funding Finish2013
GNoG1300749
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20121 grants / $4,000

2011 Awards for Supervision Excellence - Shared Account$4,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamProfessor Mike Calford, Associate Professor Jim Jose, Associate Professor Helen Warren-Forward, Doctor Keri Glastonbury, Emeritus Professor Mirka Miller, Doctor Geoffrey MacFarlane
SchemeAward for Supervision Excellence
RoleInvestigator
Funding Start2012
Funding Finish2012
GNoG1200057
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20091 grants / $5,000

DIY Media and mental health (and publishing subsidy)$5,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamDoctor Keri Glastonbury
SchemeNew Staff Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2009
Funding Finish2009
GNoG0189906
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20081 grants / $650

Poetry and The Trace, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, 13/7/2008 - 16/7/2008$650

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamDoctor Keri Glastonbury
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2008
Funding Finish2008
GNoG0188935
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY

20071 grants / $730

12th Annual Coference of AAWP, University of Canberra, 21/11/2007 - 23/11/2007$730

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding bodyUniversity of Newcastle
Project TeamDoctor Keri Glastonbury
SchemeTravel Grant
RoleLead
Funding Start2007
Funding Finish2007
GNoG0188281
Type Of FundingInternal
CategoryINTE
UONY
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Research Supervision

Current Supervision

CommencedResearch Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2015Tarare
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2015How is Performance Writing Evolving in Oceania?
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2014Pilgrim at Tennant Creek
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2014Deception - Do Fiction Novels with a Historical Content Lead to Reader Deception of the Facts? Is it Essential to Tell Lies or Represent a Perspective and Interpretation of Historical Events to Create Character, Plot and Narrative?
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2013The Strange Potential of Ordinary Things
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2013Creative Writing: Realism and the Changing Nature of Young Adult Literature as a Genre
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2013Pain Killer: Truth or Dare
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2011The Pleasure Narrative: Sexual Agency and Teen Feminism in Young Adult Fiction
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2011Split River
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2011Australia's Faerie Tales - Growing Old in Institutions for Crimes That No Longer Exist: Being Released into the Future
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Sole Supervisor
2011Illness in Memoir
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2009Relatively Friendly Strangers: A Creative Writing Memoir
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2007Getting Here
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2007Two-voiced Memoir
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2007Creative Exploration of Marginalised Australian Identity
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor

Past Supervision

YearResearch Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2013Slipstream
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2013Words for the Heat of Deeds
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2013Creative Empathy: How Writers Turn Experience Not Their Own Into Literary Non-Fiction
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2012Places To Which We Return: Mapping Out a Fragmented Memoir
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2012State of Origin
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2012The Coliseum: Storytelling, Archetypes and Place as Icon
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2012Porch Light and James Merrill House and the Angels Inside: Voice as Cosmology
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2010The Lively: The Retreat from Hope to Hedonism
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2010The Carpet Child
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Co-Supervisor
2009The Triumphant Approach: Chasing the Unwritable Book
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
2004The Vision and the Lure: A historical novella that engages with the medieval period and its narrative and mythic qualities
Literature, Faculty of Education and Arts
Principal Supervisor
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News

Creative writing graduate research

Creative writing graduate research at Newcastle

March 1, 2014

Creative writing graduate research program – a University of Newcastle success story.

Michael Sala The Last Thread

Graduate's debut novel wins two awards

February 1, 2014

University of Newcastle creative writing PhD graduate Michael Sala Regional Winner of the Commonwealth Book Prize and the New South Wales Premier's Award for New Writing.

Dr Keri Glastonbury

Position

Senior Lecturer
School of Humanities and Social Science
Faculty of Education and Arts

Focus area

English

Contact Details

Emailkeri.glastonbury@newcastle.edu.au
Phone(02) 4921 5160

Office

RoomMC139
BuildingMcMullin Building
LocationCallaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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