John Mateer (Honorary Research Associate) latest presentation and publishing ventures

Wednesday, 9 March 2011

John Mateer also reports...

"In the past month I have given a reading at the Poetry Library of Stockholm Public Library, and in the next three or so weeks will read in London at the Shearsman Reading Series, Lisbon (at the launch of a translation of my selected poems at Bar na Cave) and Singapore (World Voices at Arts House).

Literature and Culture in the Asia-Pacific Region - Registrations Open

Monday, 28 February 2011

The theme for The Fourteenth Biennial Symposium on Literature and Culture in the Asia-Pacific Region is the Era of the Digital Revolution.

The Symposium will be held from 4 to 7 December, 2011 at The University of Western Australia.

The Registration Form and Information Sheet is now available here.

Interpretations Vol 43, July 2010 cover

Meet Philip Mead - 'Interpretations' interview by Jo Jones

Monday, 6 December 2010

Philip Mead talks to Interpretations - the Journal by the English Teachers Association of Western Australia (ETAWA)

Westerly cover collage

Westerly iMovie feature

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Please look at the new Westerly iMovie displaying the latest edition and other features.

Jon Keats

Bob White to launch 'John Keats: A Literary Life

Friday, 23 July 2010

Winthrop Professor Bob White from English and Cultural Studies and also Westerly Centre Board Member will launch his book John Keats: A Literary Life on Thursday 5th August at Hampstead, UK.

Bob White was recently featured in The Australian Higher Education Supplement 21/7/10 Front Page:

John Mateer - Interview

Wednesday, 14 July 2010

John Mateer, Westerly Honorary Research Associate, was recently interviewed as part of The South Project.

The interview appears on a blog dedicated to exchanges across the Southern Hemisphere, it is a spin-off of the large South Project called southern perpectives.

Limina Conference - Interview with Philip Mead

Wednesday, 30 June 2010

Winthrop Professor, Philip Mead, the Chair of Australian literature was recently interviewed for the Limina Conference and also was invited to launch the Limina journal 2/6/10 at UWA.

Please visit the Limina Website for further details.

Please visit the Interview link for further details.

Two honorary research fellows appointed - John Mateer and Marc Wohling

Tuesday, 22 June 2010

The Westerly Centre is pleased to announce the re-appointment of an Honorary Research Associate with the Westerly Centre in the School of Social and Cultural Studies within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Philip Mead

2010 NSW Premier's Prize for literary scholarship - awarded to Philip Mead

Tuesday, 22 June 2010

Professor Philip Mead, Chair of Australian Literature and ALTC project leader, has won the prestigious 2010 New South Wales Premier's Prize for Literary Scholarship.

Dennis Haskell

Celebration - Symposium to honour Professor Dennis Haskell - 17 - 18 February 2011

Wednesday, 31 March 2010

The Association for the Study of Australian Literature (ASAL) and the Westerly Centre are to honour the work of Winthrop Professor Dennis Haskell with a symposium entitled Creative writing and its contexts.