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BiographyHistory

Lisa Fletcher is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Tasmania, Australia. Her research focuses on twenty-first-century Australian popular fiction.

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Personal Awards

2015 joint winner Romance Writers of America Academic Research Grant For a project entitled The Genre World of Romance in 21st Century Australia.

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Genre Worlds : Australian Popular Fiction in the Twenty-First Century 2016 16429960 2016 website criticism

‘Genre Worlds: Australian Popular Fiction in the Twenty-First Century’ is a research project funded by an ARC Discovery Project Grant between 2016 and 2018 (DP160101308). 

The research project aims to systematically examine 21st-century Australian popular fiction, the most significant growth area in Australian trade publishing since the turn of the century. Its three areas of investigation are: the publishing of Australian popular fiction; the interrelationships between Australian popular fiction and Australian genre communities; and the textual distinctiveness of Australian popular novels in relation to genre. Research will centre on thirty novels across three genres (fantasy, romance and crime), building a comprehensive picture of the practices and processes of Australian popular fiction through detailed examination of trade data, close reading of texts, and interviews with industry figures.'

Source: Project website.

2018 joint winner Aurealis Awards for Excellence in Australian Speculative Fiction Convenors' Award
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