Westerly Research Group
The Westerly Research Cluster brings together leading researchers in Australian literature, creative writing and creative pedagogy at the University of Western Australia (UWA). Westerly hosts visitors and conferences, and publishes Westerly Magazine, founded in 1956.
The Centre draws on UWA’s strengths in teaching and research to encourage studies in Australian and Asian literature and culture.
Professor Tony Hughes-d'Aeth
Professor Tony Hughes-d'Aeth is Chair in Australian Literature, Discipline Chair for English and Literary Studies at UWA, and is the Director of the Westerly Centre.Read more
Professor Tanya Dalziell
Professor Tanya Dalziell is a researcher and teacher at UWA’s School of Humanities.Read more
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News and events
Tanya Dalziell awarded PM Literary Award for non-fiction book
Associate Professor Tanya Dalziell and Adjunct Associate Professor Dr Paul Genoni from Curtin University have been awarded a Prime Minister’s Literary Award in the category of best non-fiction book for their book, Half the Perfect World: Writers, Dreamers and Drifters on Hydra, 1955-1964.Read more