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Dennis Haskell

Emeritus Professor, BCom NSW, BA PhD Syd.

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

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 6 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
1992 …2018
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Personal profile

Roles and responsibilities

(i) Postcolonialism and Globalisation Studies
(ii) English Language
(iii) Editing and Bibliography

Future research

As above. Please note that Emeritus Professor Haskell is not undertaking supervision of new postgraduate students.

Funding overview

Current:
Member of AustLit team, receiving ARC Linkage Grant

Previous positions

1973-76 Tutor / Senior Tutor, School of Accountancy,
University of New South Wales
1977-81 Tutor, Department of English, The University of Sydney
1982-83 Assistant Lecturer, Department of English,
The University of Sydney
1984- 90 Lecturer, Department of English, The University of Western Australia
1991-94 Senior Lecturer, Department of English, The University of Western Australia
1995-99 Associate Professor, Department of English, The University of Western Australia
1999- Professor of English, Communication & Cultural Studies, The University of Western Australia

Industrial relevance

Oral and Written Communication

Teaching overview

Australian Literature
Creative Writing

Biography

DENNIS HASKELL is the author of 8 collections of poetry, the most recent Ahead of Us (Fremantle Press, 2016) and What Are You Doing Here? (University of The Philippines Press, 2015) and 14 volumes of literary scholarship and criticism. Haskell was Co-editor of Westerly magazine from 1985-2009 and is a Senior Honorary Research Fellow at The University of Western Australia. He is the recipient of the Western Australia Premier’s Prize for Poetry, the A A Phillips Prize for a distinguished contribution to Australian literature from the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, and of an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from The University of Western Australia. He has served as Visiting Professor and Poet at universities in Europe, the USA and Asia. In 2015 he was made a Member of the Order of Australia for “services to literature, particularly poetry, to education and to intercultural understanding”. His website is dennishaskell.com.au

Research

(i) Australian Literature, especially Twentieth Century and Contemporary Australian Literature.

(ii) Poetry from the Medieval period to the present. Within this broad range I have special interest in the English Romantics, Irish Poetry, Twentieth Century, and Contemporary Poetry.

(iii) Creative Writing

(iv) South-east Asian Writing in English.

(v) Literary Modernism (1890-1939)

(vi) Modernism and after

(vii) Post-colonial

Languages

Conversation level Italian and French

Keywords

  • Poetry
  • Contemporary Literature
  • Australian Literature
  • English Language
  • Asian literature in English
  • Australian literature and film
  • Creative writing
  • Literary modernism
  • Poetry and poetics

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Research Output 1992 2018

Childhood Innocence

Haskell, D., Dec 2018, 2 ed. 2 p. (Asiatic)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Enough

Haskell, D., Dec 2018, 2 ed. International Islamic University Malaysia. 2 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The Morning of Your Birthday

Haskell, D., Dec 2018, 2 ed. 1 p. (Asiatic)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

An Essential Filipino Experience

Haskell, D., Jun 2017, In : Asiatic. 11, 1, p. 361-361 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

At the Balay Internasyonal

Haskell, D., Jun 2017, In : Asiatic. 11, 1, p. 363-364 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Projects 1996 2010

eResearch Infrastructure for Humanities Scholars - Faciliating Literary & Narrative Studies Childrens & Popular Fictions & Film TV Studies

Haskell, D., Ikin, V., Mead, P., Fotheringham, R., Mallan, K., Webby, E., Douglas, K., Ommundsen, W., Eggert, P. & Arnold, J.

Australian Research Council

1/01/1031/12/10

Project: Research

AustLit Phase Three - Transforming the Study of Australian Literary Through a Collaborative eResearch Environment

Haskell, D., Bird, D., Burrows, T., Fotheringham, R., Carter, D., Hay, J., Tompkins, J., Dale, L., Webster, K., Kilner, K. & Huggins, J.

Australian Research Council

1/01/0931/12/09

Project: Research

Westerly Digitisation Project

Bird, D., Burrows, T. & Haskell, D.

Copyright Agency Limited

1/01/0931/12/09

Project: Research

AustLit - Phase Two - Humanities Research Infrastructure Development Augmentation and Expansion

Bird, D., Burrows, T., Haskell, D., Hay, J., Fotheringham, R., Carter, D., Dixon, R., Kilner, K., Dale, L., Bennett, B., Eggert, P., Webby, E., Coleman, R. & Arnold, J.

Australian Research Council

1/01/0731/12/07

Project: Research