Neave, Dr Lucy

Neave, Dr Lucy

Senior Lecturer
School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics

Australian National University
Research interests / activities:

I have published scholarly papers and a chapter in an edited collection on the representation of animals in contemporary literature. I am working on a monograph entitled: Humans, Animals and Biopolitics in Contemporary Literature.


Neave, Lucy. “The ‘unimaginable border’ and bare life in Eva Hornung’s Dog Boy.” Journal of Commonwealth Literature (March 2017): 1-14 Neave, Lucy. “Creatureliness and Justice in Cormac McCarthy’s All the Pretty Horses.” In Louise Jillett (ed.), Cormac McCarthy’s Borders and Landscapes. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016. 19-28. Neave, Lucy. “‘The Distance Between Them’: Sheep, Women and Violence in Evie Wyld’s All the Birds Singing and Barbara Baynton’s Bush Studies.” Antipodes 30.1 (June 2016): 125-136 DOI: 10.13110/antipodes.30.1.0125

Potential areas for research supervision: Critical Animal Literary Studies; Creative Writing