Australasian Animal Studies Association

Bayes, Dr Chantelle

Chantelle Bayes

Sessional Lecturer, adjunct researcher

Griffith University
Research interests / activities

I am a creative writer and ECR working in urban ecocriticism. My recent research has been looking at human/other animal relationships in literature/creative writing.


Bayes, C. (2021). Rewriting Urban Nature: Literary Imaginaries for Posthuman Cities. Liverpool University Press. [Forthcoming]

Bayes, C. (2018). The Cyborg Flâneur: Reimagining Urban Nature through the Act of Walking. M/C Journal Special Issue: Walking, vol. 21, no. 04. Available at:

Bayes, C. (2018). White Rabbit Obscura. Meniscus Literary Journal. vol. 6, no. 1, p. 88-96, April2018. Found at:

Bayes, C. (2017). Renegotiating Nature: Writing the Post-Romantic Australian City. TEXT Special Issue 41: Contemporary Creative Writing and the Romantic Legacy. Available at:

Bayes, C. (2015). City of Metal. Axon Journal: Issue 8 Creative Cities. vol. 5, no. 1, March 2015.Found at:

Bayes, C. (2014). Nature and the Embodied Hybrid: Considerations for Writing about Nature. Creative Manoeuvres: Australasian Association of Writing Programs 18th
Annual ConferenceProceedings. University of Canberra, 25th-27th November 2013. Found at: