Affiliation: Curtin University
Period: 21st Century Gothic
Gender: Queer Gothic
Genres and Media: Children and YA
Regions and Cultures: Antipodean Gothic
I am a secondary teacher and early career researcher with an interest in the Australian Gothic within YA literature. My thesis explores the value of spectrality and haunting as a mode of engaging with elided queer histories and recognising the haunted condition of queer adolescents.