AustLit logo
Karen Brooks Karen Brooks i(A15021 works by) (a.k.a. Karen R. Brooks; Karen Ruth Brooks)
Gender: Female
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.


Karen Brooks has been an actress and playwright, has served in the Royal Australian Army Survey Corp and has taught drama. She has been a senior lecturer in Australian and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of the Sunshine Coast, in the areas of youth culture, film, music, literature and cultural theory. Aside from her academic career she has also had a regular talkback session on Sunshine Coast Sea FM radio.

Her commentaries on youth subcultures and popular culture, such as body art, grunge, literature, films and music have been widely reported in the media. She is also a published creative writer of short stories and plays.

Most Referenced Works

Last amended 2 Nov 2009 11:34:51
Other mentions of "" in AustLit: