Stephen Harris

Stephen HarrisDr Stephen Harris teaches in the field of literary studies, with particular interests in American Literature, the 19th and 20th century novel and the historical novel. His research interests include eco-critical perspectives on the relationship between literature and the environment, the poetics of nature writing, and representations of the environment in contemporary Australian literature. As a member of the interdisciplinary research group WRaIN (Water Research and Innovation Network), he is the co-editor of and contributing author to a collection of interdisciplinary essays on the subject of water in Australia, Water Policy, Imagination and Innovation: Interdisciplinary Approaches (Routledge, 2017), and is presently collaborating on another collection of essays focusing on wilderness.