Personal Details: Jones, Jo
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Dr Jo Jones is an Associate Professor in Literary and Cultural Studies at Curtin University in Western Australia. Her key research areas are literary representations of historical narratives, literary gothic, deep time and literatures of place. In 2018 Jo published Falling Backwards: Australian Historical Fiction and The History Wars with UWAP, which won the 2019 Niall Lucy Award. In recent years, Jo has worked extensively on the literature of rivers and the theory of deep mapping. Four Rivers, Deep Maps: Collected responses on rivers from the Perth region, Australia and Aberdeenshire, Scotland was published in 2022.https://staffportal.curtin.edu.au/staff/profile/view/jo-jones-8c3343b2/
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