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Adjunct Lecturer in Writing, University of Notre Dame Australia

Meera Atkinson is an interdisciplinary researcher and literary writer. She is the author of the hybrid memoir book, Traumata, a monograph titled The Poetics of Transgenerational Trauma, and co-editor of Traumatic Affect, an academic volume. She teaches creative writing and has researched trauma for over a decade.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Adjunct assistant professor, University of Notre Dame Australia

Education

  • 2013 
    Writing and Society Research Centre, Western Sydney University, PhD
  • 2000 
    University of Queensland, MACW
  • 1993 
    University of Technology Sydney, BA Communication

Publications

  • 2018
    Traumata, University of Queensland Press
  • 2017
    The Poetics of Transgenerational Trauma, Bloomsbury Academic
  • 2013
    Traumatic Affect, Cambridge Scholars Publishing