Glover, Stuart

University of Queensland

Stuart Glover is a Senior Lecturer in Writing at the School of English, Media Studies and Arts History at the University of Queensland. He is the co-editor with Robyn Sheahan-Bright of Hot Iron Corrugated Sky: 100 Years of Queensland Writing, and four anthologies of new student writing: Easy Writer; I won’t be long...; A most provoking thing; and, Before the Young Get Eaten. He was the inaugural Manager for Writing at Arts Queensland, founding Director of the Brisbane Writers’ Festival, inaugural Director of QPIX (the Queensland Screen Development Centre), founding Chair of Multi-Media Art Asia-Pacific, Chair of Q Music (the Queensland Music Industry Association), Deputy Chair of the Queensland Writers Centre, and a member of the Queensland Theatre Company Board. He has been consultant to cultural organizations and government bodies including the University of Queensland Press, Arts Queensland, the State Library of Queensland, and to QUT’s Creative Industries Precinct. He has worked regularly as a freelance journalist, columnist and reviewer. Currently, he is a member of the Literature Board of the Australia Council, a judge of the Queensland Premiers’ Literary Awards, and a member of the Management Committee of the National Young Writers Festival.