Dr Alyson Miller

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer in Writing and Literature

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SCCA Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Research interests

  • Scandalous literature
  • Prose poetry
  • Gender and feminism
  • Dystopian YA literature
  • Post-atomic memorialisation
  • Postmodern fairytales and mythology

Awards

  • 2013  Vice Chancellor’s Special Recognition Award
  • 2013  Award for Teaching Excellence
  • 2012  Pro-Vice Chancellor’s Faculty Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2011  Commendation for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2010  Commendation for Excellence in Teaching

Publications

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2019

"Emissaries of death and destruction": reading the child-as-killer in we need to talk about Kevin and sharp objects

A Miller

(2019), Critique - studies in contemporary fiction, Abingdon, Eng., C1

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'Poetry's Beyonc': on Rupi Kaur and the commodifying effects of instapoetics

Alyson Miller

(2019), Vol. 9, Axon: creative explorations, Canberra, A.C.T., C1

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2018

Atomic-bomb literature for children: Kodama Tatsuharu's The lunch box and shin's tricycle

A Miller

(2018), pp. 65-82, Unfinished atomic bomb: shadows and reflections, Lanham, Md., B1

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Introduction : an unfinished atomic bomb

D Lowe, C Atherton, A Miller

(2018), pp. ix-xviii, The unfinished atomic bomb : shadows and reflections, Lanham, Md., B1

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Dissection (ii)

A Miller

(2018), Vol. 1, pp. 1-1, Speculative city, [unknown], J3

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Pika-don

C Atherton, A Miller, P Day

(2018), Melbourne, Vic., J1

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Choke

A Miller

(2018), pp. 8-8, antiBODY: an anthology of poetry and medicine, [Chapel Hill, N.C.], J3

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The slap

A Miller

(2018), pp. 1-1, UCity review, University City, Mo., J3

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Wings

A Miller

(2018), pp. 1-1, UCity review, [University City, Mo.], J3

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On love

A Miller

(2018), pp. 1-1, Otoliths: a magazine of many e-things, Rockhampton, Qld., J3

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Chestnuts

A Miller

(2018), pp. 1-1, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Qld., J3

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All Saint's eve

A Miller

(2018), pp. 1-1, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Qld., J3

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All saint's eve

A Miller

(2018), Vol. 20, pp. 1-1, Cider press review, San Diego, Calif., J3

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"Reopening the grave": reading trauma and abjection in hibakusha poetry

A Miller

(2018), Vol. 53, pp. 379-396, Arcadia, Berlin, Germany, C1

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2017

Gift

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 4, pp. 1-1, Jazz cigarette, Edmond, Okla., J3

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Pikadon

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 4, pp. 1-1, Jazz cigarette, Edmond, Oklahoma, J3

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Flight

A Miller

(2017), pp. 36-36, Jet fuel review, Romeoville, Ill., J3

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Plums

A Miller

(2017), pp. 37-37, Jet fuel review, Romeoville, Ill., J3

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Rush

A Miller

(2017), pp. 38-38, Jet fuel review, Romeoville, Ill., J3

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Bypass

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 5, pp. 75-75, Meniscus, Canberra, A.C.T., J3

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Dead funny? The ideological use of humour and comedy in Saci Lloyd's The Carbon Diaries 2015 and 2017

A Miller, R Hutton, E Braithwaite

(2017), Vol. 25, pp. 51-72, Papers: explorations into children's literature, Victoria Park, W.A., C1

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'words about words make sure self': Ania Walwicz and a politics of prose poetry

A Miller

(2017), Vol. Special issue: prose poetry, pp. 1-11, TEXT: journal of writing and writing programs, Nathan, Qld., C1

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'Monster in the sky': hibakusha poetry and the nuclear sublime

A Miller, C Atherton

(2017), Vol. 41, pp. 1-12, TEXT: journal of writing and writing programs, Nathan, Qld., C1

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On Water

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 1, pp. 21-21, Malevolent Soap, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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Dissection (i)

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 1, pp. 22-22, Malevolent Soap, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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Rumours

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 1, pp. 23-23, Malevolent Soap, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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Southerly

A Miller

(2017), Vol. 7, pp. 14-14, Australian Poetry Journal, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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2016

Outhouse

A Miller

(2016), pp. 1-1, Softblow, Singapore, J3

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Tooth

A Miller

(2016), pp. 1-1, Softblow, Singapore, J3

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Treasure

A Miller

(2016), pp. 1-1, Softblow, Singapore, J3

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The twelve dancing princesses

A Miller

(2016), pp. 1-1, Softblow, Singapore, J3

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Heterocera

A Miller

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-1, Deletion, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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Incubation

A Miller

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-1, Deletion, Melbourne, VIC., J3

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Tea cup

A Miller

(2016), Vol. 4, pp. 16-16, Vagabonds: anthology of the mad ones, Houston, Tex., J3

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The worn-out dancing shoes

A Miller

(2016), Vol. 1, pp. 1-1, Picaroon poetry, [online], J3

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Lake Traunsee

A Miller

(2016), pp. 31-31, Sonic boom, [Bangalore, India], J3

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Possessed

A Miller

(2016), pp. 1-1, Duende, Plainfield, Ver., J3

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Cuckoos

A Miller

(2016), Vol. 19, pp. 34-34, Rabbit: a journal for nonfiction poetry, Parkville, Vic., J3

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Lunar

A Miller

(2016), Vol. 61, pp. 158-158, Westerly, Crawley, W.A., J3

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Treasure

A Miller

(2016), pp. 1-1, Vagabonds: feature section, Houston, Tex., J2

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2015

Bath time

A Miller

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 1-1, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Qld., J2

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Butcher

A Miller

(2015), Vol. 38, pp. 1-1, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Qld., J2

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Planarian worms

A Miller

(2015), Vol. 1, pp. 12-12, Atomic: A journal of short poetry, Austin, Tex., J3

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Wolf

A Miller

(2015), pp. 83-83, The best Australian poems 2015, Collingwood, Vic., J3

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Planarian worms

A Miller

(2015), Vol. 4, pp. 40-40, Australian poetry anthology, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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2014

Sleep

A Miller

(2014), Vol. Winter, pp. 5-5, The Bond Street Review, Rochester, NY, J3

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Metals (I)

A Miller

(2014), Vol. Winter, pp. 6-6, The Bond Street Review, Rochester, NY, J3

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Cicadas

A Miller

(2014), Vol. Winter, pp. 7-7, The Bond Street Review, Rochester, NY, J3

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Skogskyrkogrden

A Miller

(2014), Vol. February, pp. 34-34, Australian book review, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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Shotgun

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 1, pp. 123-123, Sukhadia University Journal of English Literary Studies (SUJELS), Udaipur, India, J3

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God is watching

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 1, pp. 123-124, Sukhadia University Journal of English Literary Studies, Udaipur, India, J3

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Babushka

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 1, pp. 124-124, Sukhadia University Journal of English Literary Studies (SUJELS), Udaipur, India, J3

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Animals

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 9-9, Tincture journal, Sydney, N. S. W., J3

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Unsuited for age group : the scandals of children's literature

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 41, pp. 120-140, College literature : a journal of critical literary studies, Pennsylvania, United States, C1

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Stilled

A Miller

(2014), pp. 35-35, Writing to the edge : prose poems and microfictions, Sydney, N. S. W., J3

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Swallow

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 16-16, Bone bouquet, Brooklyn, NY, J3

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Monster

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 17-17, Bone bouquet, Brooklyn, NY, J3

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Stylised configurations of trauma: faking identity in Holocaust memoirs

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 49, pp. 229-253, Arcadia, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Skogskyrkogrden

A Miller

(2014), pp. 181-181, Best Australian poems 2014, Melbourne, Vic., J3-1

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Wings

A Miller

(2014), pp. 142-142, Grapple annual, Campbell, ACT, J3-1

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Wolf

A Miller

(2014), pp. 142-142, Grapple annual, Campbell, ACT, J3-1

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Thief

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 16, pp. 1-1, Mascara literary review, Wahroonga, A.C.T., J2

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Nasdijj's fake magical realist memoir: re-visioning magical realism's relationship with fakery

M Takolander, A Miller

(2014), Vol. 9, pp. 1-17, Postcolonial text, Surrey, Canada, C1

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Dream Animals

A Miller

(2014), Chicago, U. S., J2-1

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Jordgubbe

A Miller

(2014), Vol. 4, pp. 87-87, Apocrypha and abstraction literary journal: flash fiction musings for the literary minded, [Australia], J2-1

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2013

Scandalous women : gender and identity in top-notch smut

A Miller

(2013), Vol. 22, pp. 367-382, Journal of gender studies, Oxon, Eng., C1

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Death at a conference

A Miller

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 1-1, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Qld, J3

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Eugenia

A Miller

(2013), Vol. 28, pp. 1-1, Otoliths, Rockhampton, Qld, J3

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Metals (II)

A Miller

(2013), Vol. 17, pp. 1-1, Snorkel, Sydney, N.S.W., J3

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Haunted by words : scandalous texts

A Miller

(2013), Bern, Switzerland, A1

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Dream babies

A Miller

(2013), Vol. 43.0, pp. 1-1, Cordite poetry review, Kirribilli, N.S.W., J3

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Guppy

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, ditch, the poetry that matters, Newfoundland, Canada, J3

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Still birth

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, Ditch, the poetry that matters, Newfoundland, Canada, J3

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Explosion

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, ditch, the poetry that matters, Newfoundland, Canada, J3

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Bluebeard

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, ditch, the poetry that matters, Newfoundland, Canada, J3

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The girl who cried wolf

A Miller

(2013), Aker magazine, Melbourne, Australia, J3

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Bodies

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, Aker magazine, Melbourne, Vic., J3

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Brothers Grimm

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, Aker magazine, Melbourne, Australia, J3

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Road Kill, Snowy Mountains Highway, New South Wales, 2009

A Miller

(2013), pp. 1-1, Stereo stories, Melbourne, Vic., J2

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2012

Family ties? Parent-child relationships in a selection of young adult critical dystopian texts

E Braithwaite, R Hutton, A Miller

(2012), Vol. 2012, pp. 93-108, Interjuli, [Berlin, Germany], C1

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Impossible

A Miller

(2012), pp. 85-85, Small wonders, Strawberry Hills, N.S.W., J3

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Dream animals

A Miller

(2012), Vol. 44, pp. 1-1, Famous reporter, Hobart, Tas., J3

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Aslyum (ii)

A Miller

(2012), pp. 33-33, Black and blue, London, England, J3

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The pornography of trauma : faking identity in misery memoirs

A Miller

(2012), Vol. 39, pp. 90-103, LiNQ, Townsville, Qld., C1

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2011

Asylum (i)

A Miller

(2011), Vol. 21, pp. 1-1, Eureka street, Richmond, Vic., J3-1

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2009

Phantasmagoria

A Miller

(2009), Vol. 24, pp. 55-60, Verandah, Melbourne, Vic., J2-1

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2008

Scandal, censorship and representation in the online world : an ethical conundrum

G Pye, A Miller

(2008), pp. 98-104, AiCE 2008 : Conference proceedings of AiCE 2008, Melbourne, 11 February, 2008 : fifth Australian Institute of Computer Ethics Conference, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference

Mimic

A Miller

(2008), Vol. 23, pp. 30-31, Verandah, Melbourne, Vic, J2-1

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2007

A wrinkle in ruby time

A Miller

(2007), Vol. 22, pp. 6-7, Verandah, Melbourne, Vic., J2-1

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2006

Shadow folk

A Miller

(2006), Vol. 5, pp. 40-42, Staples, Nottingham, England, J3-1

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Winter trees

A Miller

(2006), pp. 262-262, Groundwork, Geelong, Vic, J3-1

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Moon stories

A Miller

(2006), pp. 264-264, Groundwork, Geelong, Vic, J3-1

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2005

Transcience

A Miller

(2005), Vol. 20, pp. 138-144, Verandah, Melbourne, Vic., J1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

No Funded Projects at Deakin found

Supervisions

No completed student supervisions to report