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Dr Keri Glastonbury

Senior Lecturer

School of Humanities and Social Science (English and Writing)

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

Code Description Percentage
200599 Literary Studies not elsewhere classified 15
190499 Performing Arts and Creative Writing not elsewhere classified 85

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Senior Lecturer University 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For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.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)

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

Chapter (3 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2013 Glastonbury KA, ''somewhere, Australia...': Toward a New Poetics of Regionalism', Poetry and the Trace, Puncher and Wattmann, Sydney 131-139 (2013) [B1]
2012 Glastonbury KA, 'Literary nether regions', The Emerging Writer: An Insider's Guide to Your Writing Journey, Emerging Writers' Festival, Melbourne 169-173 (2012) [B2]
2012 Glastonbury 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)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2014 Glastonbury KA, 'Lost Wagga Wagga', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, Volume 14, No 3 (Country) 1-9 (2014) [C1]
2013 Glastonbury KA, 'Keri Glastonbury on Derek Motion', Cordite Poetry Review, (2013) [C3]
2013 Glastonbury KA, 'Keri Glastonbury reviews Australian Love Poems 2013.', Cordite Poetry Review, (2013) [C3]
2011 Glastonbury KA, 'Guest Editor', Mascara Literary Review, October 2011 1 (2011) [C3]
2010 Glastonbury KA, 'The new 'coterie': Writing, community and collective', Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, 1-10 (2010) [C1]
2010 Glastonbury KA, 'I like it both ways: Keri Glastonbury reviews Dark Bright Doors by Jill Jones', Mascara Literary Review, - (2010) [C3]
2010 Glastonbury KA, 'Networked communities', Overland, 199 42-44 (2010) [C3]
2009 Glastonbury KA, Smith RL, 'Introduction: The Art of the Real', Australian Humanities Review, 39-41 (2009) [C2]
Co-authors Ros Smith
2009 Glastonbury KA, 'Look who's morphing', Overland, 57-58 (2009) [C3]
2009 Glastonbury KA, 'An iPod for an iPod and a Bluetooth for a Bluetooth', Overland, 47-48 (2009) [C3]
2009 Glastonbury KA, Smith RL, 'Introduction: The art of the real', Text: Journal of Writing and Writing Courses, - 1-4 (2009) [C2]
Co-authors Ros Smith
2007 Glastonbury KA, 'Critical animals', TEXT: The Journal of the Australian Association of Writing Programs, 11 1-6 (2007) [C1]
2006 Glastonbury 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)

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

Creative Work (29 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2015 Glastonbury K, Bonny Bundanon (2015) [J2]
2015 Glastonbury KA, Exit note to academia (2015) [J2]
2015 Glastonbury K, Unilaterally headfucky (2015) [J2]
2014 Glastonbury KA, Nielson T, In Newcastle, In Tokyo (2014) [J2]
2014 Glastonbury KA, Goodbye to all that (2014) [J2]
2014 Glastonbury KA, What Would I Say?; Pink Poem; Fat, Buladelah, NSW (2014) [J2]
2013 Glastonbury KA, Poem ("Sally Can't Dance"), Australia (2013) [J2]
2013 Glastonbury KA, triggering town, Australia (2013) [J2]
Supanova
2013 Glastonbury KA, subtle plague, Australia (2013) [J2]
2013 Glastonbury KA, local/general, Australia (2013) [J2]
Supanova
2013 Glastonbury KA, Fat, Australia (2013) [J2]
2013 Glastonbury KA, steep descent:, Australia (2013) [J2]
2013 Glastonbury KA, Outcrop: radical Australian poetry of land (2013)
2013 Glastonbury KA, aren't we, Australia (2013) [J2]
2012 Glastonbury KA, New Delhi: for Sophea Learner, Strawberry Hills, NSW, Australia (2012) [J2]
2012 Glastonbury KA, Shanghai baby: for Christen Cornell, Strawberry Hills, NSW, Australia (2012) [J2]
Supanova
2012 Glastonbury KA, Shimla, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2012) [J2]
2012 Glastonbury KA, Queen of the Hills, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2012) [J2]
2012 Glastonbury KA, grit salute, West End, QLD, Australia (2012) [J1]
Supanova
2010 Glastonbury KA, Hey Hemingway!, Collingwood, Vic, Australia (2010) [J2]
Supanova
2010 Glastonbury KA, A Forest, Collingwood, Vic, Australia (2010) [J2]
2009 Glastonbury KA, All you pretty things, Annerley, QLD (2009) [J2]
2009 Glastonbury KA, Shame & her sisters, Glebe, NSW (2009) [J2]
2009 Glastonbury KA, Registered nurse: (after Ted Neilsen), Glebe, NSW (2009) [J2]
2009 Glastonbury KA, Alabaster butch, Glebe, NSW (2009) [J2]
2009 Glastonbury KA, Dirty ruralism (from Triggering town), Glebe, NSW, Australia (2009) [J2]
Supanova
2009 Glastonbury KA, Ghumarwin, Sydney, NSW, Australia (2009) [J2]
2005 Glastonbury K, Triggering Town: a sequence of prose pieces, Sydney, NSW, Australia (2005) [J2]
2003 Glastonbury K, Style Miles, Carlton, Victoria, Australia (2003) [J2]
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 5
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 body University of Newcastle - Faculty of Education and Arts
Project Team Doctor Keri Glastonbury
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2013
Funding Finish 2013
GNo G1300749
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20121 grants / $4,000

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

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Professor Mike Calford, Associate Professor Jim Jose, Associate Professor Helen Warren-Forward, Doctor Keri Glastonbury, Emeritus Professor Mirka Miller, Doctor Geoffrey MacFarlane
Scheme Award for Supervision Excellence
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2012
Funding Finish 2012
GNo G1200057
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20091 grants / $5,000

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

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Keri Glastonbury
Scheme New Staff Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2009
Funding Finish 2009
GNo G0189906
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

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 body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Keri Glastonbury
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0188935
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20071 grants / $730

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

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Keri Glastonbury
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2007
GNo G0188281
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Research Supervision

Number of supervisions

Completed17
Current9

Total current UON EFTSL

Masters0.65
PhD2.8

Current Supervision

Commenced Level of Study Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2016 PhD Writing Newcastle: Finding a Regional Voice Through a Survey of Literature and a Novel.
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2016 Masters A Feminist Thriller?
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2016 PhD From A Distance
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2016 PhD Queering the Hard-boiled: Lesbian Detection Fiction in the Anthropocene
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2015 PhD Tarare
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2015 PhD Implied Politics and the Politics of Language in Australian Poetic Contemporaneity
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2013 PhD Halfway to Nowhere: Liminal Female Journeys as "Coming of Awareness" in Contemporary Australian Fiction
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2011 PhD Illness in Memoir
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2007 Masters Still Digging: From Grunge to Post-grunge in Australian Literature
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor

Past Supervision

Year Level of Study Research Title / Program / Supervisor Type
2016 Masters Relative Strangers
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Co-Supervisor
2016 PhD Split River Novella and Essays: South Asia in Peri-Federation Australia (1890-1915)
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2016 Masters A Motionless Childhood: Memoirs of Early Childhood in Rural Post-War Philippines
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Co-Supervisor
2015 PhD The Strange Potential of Ordinary Things
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2015 PhD The Pleasure Narrative: Sexual Agency and Teen Feminism in Young Adult Fiction
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2015 PhD Getting Here
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2013 Masters Slipstream
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2013 PhD Words for the Heat of Deeds
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2013 PhD Creative Empathy: How Writers Turn Experience Not Their Own Into Literary Non-Fiction
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Co-Supervisor
2012 PhD Places To Which We Return: Mapping Out a Fragmented Memoir
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2012 PhD State of Origin
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2012 Masters The Coliseum: Storytelling, Archetypes and Place as Icon
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2012 PhD Porch Light and James Merrill House and the Angels Inside: Voice as Cosmology
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2010 Masters The Lively: The Retreat from Hope to Hedonism
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2010 Masters The Carpet Child
M Philosophy (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Co-Supervisor
2009 PhD The Triumphant Approach: Chasing the Unwritable Book
PhD (English), Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
2004 Masters The Vision and the Lure: A historical novella that engages with the medieval period and its narrative and mythic qualities
M Creative Arts (English) [R], Faculty of Education and Arts, The University of Newcastle
Principal Supervisor
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Dr Keri Glastonbury

Position

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

Focus area

English

Contact Details

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

Office

Room MC139
Building McMullin Building
Location Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan, NSW 2308
Australia
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