Professor Gail Jones

Professor Gail Jones

Professor In Writing,
Writing and Society Research Centre


Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Writing and Society Research Centre


Phone: (02) 9685 9160
Location: EQ.1.44

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Chapters in Books

  • Jones, G. (2014), 'Glasses and speculations : on Hazzard's transits', Shirley Hazzard: New Critical Essays, Sydney University Press 9781743324103.

Journal Articles

  • Jones, G. (2014), ''Growing small wings' : Walter Benjamin, Lola Ridge, and the political affect of modernism', Affirmations: Of The Modern, vol 1, no 2 , pp 120 - 142.
  • Jones, G. (2010), 'A poetics of sense : Michael Ondaatje's 'In the skin of a lion'', Moving Worlds A Journal of Transcultural Writings, vol 10, no 2 , pp 57 - 67.

Other Publications

  • 2018, 'The Death of Noah Glass', Published Work
  • 2015, 'A Guide to Berlin', Published Work
  • 2011, 'Five Bells', Published Work
  • 2007, 'Sorry', Published Work
  • 2007, 'The Piano', Published Work
  • 2006, 'Dreams of Speaking', Published Work
  • 2004, 'Sixty Lights', Published Work
  • 2002, 'Black Mirror', Published Work

Current Projects

Title: Other Worlds: Forms of World Literature
  • Australian Research Council (ACRG)
Western Researchers: Anthony Uhlmann, Alexis Wright, Ben Etherington and Gail Jones
Years: 2017-03-15 - 2020-08-31
ID: P00023265

Previous Projects

Title: Australia-China Literary Translation Project
  • Australia Council for the Arts
Western Researchers: Gail Jones, Nicholas Jose and Ivor Indyk
Years: 2008-10-01 - 2009-12-31
ID: P00016379
Title: Chinese Translation and Publishing Project: Visit by Shanghai Publisher Peng Lun
  • Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Western Researchers: Ivor Indyk, Nicholas Jose and Gail Jones
Years: 2009-02-01 - 2009-12-28
ID: P00016669


Professor Jones is available to be a principal supervisor for doctoral projects

Current Supervision

Thesis Title: Photography, Time and Literature: Capturing Life in Moments
Field of Research:

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