Pyke, Dr Susan

Pyke, Dr Susan

Tutor

University of Melbourne
Research interests / activities:

Susan Pyke teaches creative writing, literature and environmental studies at the University of Melbourne. Her most recently published works include a lyrical essay on snakes in The Materiality of Love (Routledge 2017) and a literary analysis of the violence against horses and dogs in Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights in Animals in Victorian Literature and Culture (Palgrave 2017). She has been published in other scholarly collections of essays as well as in various literary magazines and scholarly journals including: Animal Studies Journal (2018, co-author), TEXT Journal of Writing and Writing Courses (2017 and 2013); Journal of Environmental Management (2017, co-author), Otherness (2016), Being-in-Creation: Human Responsibility in an Endangered World (Fordham University Press, 2015), Australian Love Stories (Inkerman and Blunt, 2014) Southerly (2013) and the Australasian Journal of Ecocriticism and Cultural Ecology (2013).

Potential areas for research supervision: Literary animal studies
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