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Research interests

Adelle lectures and coordinates in Communications in the College of Indigenous Futures, Arts and Society. She coordinates the Bachelor of Arts and supervises postgraduate projects in Literature and Creative Writing, specialising in Australian literature and postcolonialism. Adelle is particularly interested in how art and literature address global problems like mass incarceration, and her research examines prison wring alongside prison education programs in Australia and the US. Adelle holds a PhD in Literary Studies and is winner of the NT Literary Awards Essay Prize. She is published in high quality international journals such as ‘Hypatia’ and contributes to Australian literary journals such as ‘Westerly’, ‘Overland' and ‘Sydney Review of Books’.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Deakin University

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sovereignty Social Sciences
psychology Social Sciences
art Social Sciences
planning Social Sciences
literature Social Sciences
psyche Social Sciences
decolonization Social Sciences
patriarchy Social Sciences

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Research Output 2016 2019

  • 5 Article
  • 1 Other types of outputs

Borderlands: Scoping the publishing landscape for a regional Australian literary journal

Morrison, G., Grimmer, R. & Sefton-Rowston, A., Jun 2019, In : TEXT: Journal of Writing and Writing Programs. Special Issue 54, p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
art
planning
research project
funding
stakeholder

Sovereignty as a State of Craziness: Empowering Female Indigenous Psychologies in Australian “Reconciliatory Literature”

Sefton-Rowston, A., 1 Jun 2017, In : Hypatia: a journal of feminist philosophy. 32, 3, p. 644-659 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

sovereignty
psychology
psyche
decolonization
patriarchy

‘You’ll be great, but only if you work your arse off’: an interview with Tony Birch

Sefton-Rowston, A., 28 Mar 2017, In : Overland.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Open Access
Rivers
Writer
Victorian Era
Boys
Melbourne

Healing, Catharsis and Reconciliation: Water as Metaphor in Ghost River

Sefton-Rowston, A., Nov 2016, In : Le Simplegadi. XIV, 16, p. 86-94 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Healing
Ghost
Catharsis
Water
Reconciliation

Scenes from the Top End: Mary Anne Butler (Interviews)

Sefton-Rowston, A., 2 Sep 2016, Australia : Sydney Review of Books.

Research output: Other contributionOther types of outputsResearch

Open Access
Ash
Lyricism
Car
Poetics
Stage Directions