• The University of Western Australia (M204), 35 Stirling Highway, G39, Arts

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Catherine completed her PhD in creative writing at Monash University, looking at white Australian practices of writing landscape. Her research has been awarded the A.D. Hope Prize from the Association for the Study of Australian Literature. She has been a committee member for the Australian Short Story Festival, a judge of the WA Premier’s Book Prize, and is a board member for writingWA and A Maze of Story. She has twice been awarded the Elyne Mitchell Prize for Rural Women Writers, and her current manuscript, a novel, was awarded a Varuna fellowship and shortlisted for the 2015 Dorothy Hewett Award. She lectures in creative writing and literature, and is editor of Westerly Magazine.

Roles and responsibilities

Editor, Westerly Magazine
Board member, writingWA
Board member, A Maze of Story

Funding overview

~ Australia Council, Artistic Development Project Grant (2016)
~ Monash University Institute of Graduate Research, Postgraduate Publication Award (2014)

Current projects

I am currently working on creative practice and transnationalism in the writing of Randolph Stow.

Teaching overview

Reading Creatively, Writing Creatively (ENGL1501)
Creative Writing: Theory and Practice (ENGL2501)
Studies in Creative Writing (ENGL4103)


Contemporary Australian literature
Contemporary Australian creative practice
Creative practices of place-making
Australian Postcolonialism and Transnationalism


  • Creative Writing
  • Australian Literature
  • Community And Australian Studies

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childhood Social Sciences
Social Relations Social Sciences
emotion Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences
language Social Sciences
experience Social Sciences
Manifestation Arts & Humanities
Philosophy Arts & Humanities

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Research Output 2007 2018


Noske, C. A., 2018, Time: microfiction and prose poems. Atherton, C. (ed.). Melbourne: Spineless Wonders, p. 25 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter


Noske, C. A., 2017, 2 ed. Crawley WA. 339 p. (Westerly )

Research output: Book/ReportOther output


Noske, C. A., 2017, 1 ed. Crawley WA. 246 p. (Westerly )

Research output: Book/ReportOther output

Open Access
Romantic Poets

Brown Snake

Noske, C., 2016, Shibboleth and other stories: Margaret river short story competition 2016. Steed, L. (ed.). Margaret River: Margaret River Press, p. 51-59

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter


A.D. Hope Prize

Catherine Noske (Recipient), 5 Jul 2013


Activities 2015 2015

  • 1 Editorial activity

Westerly (Journal)

Catherine Noske (Reviewer)
27 Mar 2015 → …

Activity: Editorial work or peer review of publicationsEditorial activity