A wealth of published works by students and staff of the University's Creative Writing department within the English discipline.
Stephen Kelen: Earthly Delights. Stephen Kelen's PhD thesis 'Writing the Goddess' was published by Pandanus Books as a collection of poems.
Stefan Laszczuk: I Dream of Magda. Stefan Laszczuk won the The Australian/Vogel Literary Award for 2007 for his novel, I Dream of Magda, his PhD thesis. Allen & Unwin published I Dream of Magda in 2008.
Malcolm Walker's PhD thesis, a novel for young adults called The Stone Crown, was published in Australia 2008 by Walker Books. Publication in the UK and the US will follow in 2009.
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