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Brigid Magner & Emily Potter We propose an atmospheric literary history of the South eastern region of Australia; an area that has a clearly interconnected constellation of communities, cultures, industries and landscapes. Within this project we plan to study peri-regions of interest – such as the Mallee – and to construct a literary history out …

On November 25-27 nonfictionLab research group (RMIT University) and Creative Ecologies Lab (Macquarie University) present the Dialogues + Atmospheres symposium – Enquiries into knowing and making through creative arts research with special guests Associate Professor Barb Bolt, VCA and and Professor Sarah Pink, RMIT. The event will be held at the RMIT Design Hub – Building 100, Pavilions …

PAULINE ANASTASIOU is a photographer and teacher. She is the Program Manager of Photography in the School of Media and Communication at RMIT University. Her teaching and research interests revolve around image making within a contemporary social context and has an interest in the archiving of memory and constructed documentary. She is currently enrolled in a PhD and …

WIL POLSON is a PhD Candidate and tutor at RMIT University. His work centres around themes of autobiography, the personal photographic essay and queer theory. Wil makes photographs using FujiFilm FP-100c Instant Film in order to explore notions of straight photography, the archive and the cumulative assemblage of identity.

REBECCA NAJDOWSKI is an artist working in photography, video, and installation. She is an Associate Lecturer at RMIT University in BA Photography. In 2010 Rebecca received her MFA from California College of the Arts in San Francisco. She was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to Brazil and was the first Artist Fellow at the Center for …

JONATHAN OGILVIE is a PhD candidate at Macquarie University. His thesis is entitled The Cinematics of Surveillance. The research explores the liquidity between cinema and surveillance and includes a screenplay adaptation of Joseph Conrad’s novel, The Secret Agent. Jonathan is an award winning writer/ director of dramatic shorts and features.

SETH KEEN is a documentary designer and producer, who has worked for 20 years in the film and television industry. His academic research on documentary design engages with developments occurring in interactive documentary. Interested in media innovation, Seth collaborates with research, cultural and commercial partners on the design of audio-visual works, archives and tools.

KAREN PEARLMAN, author of Cutting Rhythms, Shaping the Film Edit (Focal Press) is a former President of the Australian Screen Editors Guild and a current director of the critically acclaimed Physical TV Company. She has been head of Screen Studies at AFTRS, and also had a distinguished career as a dancer and choreographer.

MELINDA BUFTON is a Melbourne-based poet who works in the space of third-wave feminist poetics, with research interests in performativity and non-fiction poetry. Her first collection, Girlery, was published in 2014 and her work has appeared in many publications including Southerly, Cordite, The Age and Rabbit.

LUCINDA STRAHAN is a widely published writer of journalism, essay and hybrid nonfiction. Her arts journalism and criticism has appeared in The Age, ABC online, Crikey, TheBig Issue, UNmagazine and many exhibition catalogues, and she has published and exhibited experimental literary-visual works in art-spaces and journals nationally and internationally. Lucinda is currently a PhD candidate …

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