Susan Carson

Dr Susan Carson is a Senior Lecturer in the Creative Writing and Literary Studies discipline in the Creative Industries Faculty. From 2008-2011 Sue was Head of Postgraduate Studies (Research) for the Faculty. She is now the Postgraduate Studies Coordinator for the Creative Writing and Literary Studies discipline. She continues to teach and coordinate the Faculty-wide Honours program as well as researching and teaching in the fields of Australian literature, literary theory and postgraduate pedagogy. Sue is leading the Creative Industries Cultural Tourism research group and is a member of the Urban Modernities Tier 4 research entity. She has a strong interest in Brisbane writing and in the development of research excellence and community engagement across literary, visual and digital platforms in Brisbane and south-east Queensland. She is a founding member of the State Library of Queensland’s State of Writing initiative [+]