Sue Gillett is a senior lecturer in Creative Writing. She has authored two books, edited one anthology, and has had more than 30 articles and book chapters published in Australia and internationally. Sue has received 3 university awards in recognition of her teaching contributions, including the Vice Chancellors Award for Teaching Excellence in 2010, and, in 2013, the Vice-Chancellor's Award for Service Above and Beyond, in recognition of her contribution to the establishment and steering of La Trobe University's partnership with Bendigo Writers Festival. Sue was editor-in-chief of Melbourne Poets Union from 2008 - 2013. Sue is experienced in the artistic direction, management and marketing of cultural and community events.