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Turnbull, Sue E. Senior Professor

Senior Professor of Communication and Media

  • Co-Director, Research Centre for Critical Creative Practice (C3P) - Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts 2018 - 2019
  • Discipline Leader: Creative Industries - School of the Arts, English and Media 2014 - 2017

Top Publications


Available for Collaborative Projects

Selected Publications


  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2017

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Volume
    164
    Pages
    56 - 70
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2015

    Published In
    Communication Research and Practice
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    210 - 217
    2015

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    144 - 152
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2015

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    29
    Pages
    706 - 717
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2014

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    28
    Pages
    226 - 234
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2014

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 4
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2014

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 3
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    The Conversation
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 3
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    26
    Pages
    61 - 72
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Volume
    142
    Pages
    74 - 86
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 3
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Screen (Oxford)
    Volume
    52
    Pages
    549 - 553
    ISSN
    0036-9543
    2010

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    24
    Pages
    819 - 827
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    24
    Pages
    339 - 341
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2010

    Published In
    Critical Studies in Television
    Volume
    5
    Pages
    111 - 121
    ISSN
    1749-6020
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    96 - 108
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    20 - 26
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2009

    Published In
    Unleashed, ABC online magazine
    2009

    Published In
    Australian Book Review
    Pages
    45 - 46
    2008

    Published In
    Metro
    Volume
    159
    Pages
    110 - 115
    2008

    Published In
    Metro
    Pages
    110 - 115
    2008

    Published In
    International Journal of Cultural Studies
    Volume
    11
    Pages
    15 - 32
    ISSN
    1367-8779
    2008

    Published In
    The New Matilda
    2007

    Published In
    Australian Cultural History
    Volume
    26
    Pages
    131 - 152
    ISSN
    0728-8433
    2007

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    190 - 191
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2007

    Published In
    Metro
    Pages
    74 - 79
  • Book

    Year Title
    2014

    Publisher
    United Kingdom: Edinburgh University Press
    ISBN
    9780748640874
    Pages
    216
  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2019

    Published In
    A companion to Australian cinema
    Publisher
    Hoboken: Wiley Blackwell
    Pages
    391 - 415
    ISBN
    9781118942529
    2018

    Published In
    Television Finales From Howdy Doody to Girls
    Publisher
    New York: Syracuse University Press
    Pages
    91 - 97
    ISBN
    9780815611059
    2018

    Published In
    European television crime drama and beyond
    Publisher
    Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan
    Pages
    1 - 19
    ISBN
    9783319968865
    2018

    Published In
    European television crime drama and beyond
    Publisher
    Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan
    Pages
    253 - 268
    ISBN
    9783319968865
    2017

    Published In
    Studying Digital Media Audiences: Persepctives from Australia
    Publisher
    New York and London: Routledge
    Pages
    173 - 192
    ISBN
    9781138224568
    Edition
    1
    2017

    Published In
    Television Antiheroines: Women Behaving Badly in Crime and Prison Drama
    Publisher
    Bristol, UK/Chicago, USA: Intellect
    Pages
    181 - 198
    ISBN
    9781783207602
    2016

    Published In
    Cultural Legal Studies: Law's Popular Cultures and the Metamorphosis of Law
    Publisher
    Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge
    Pages
    95 - 112
    ISBN
    9781315755151
    2016

    Published In
    Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology
    Publisher
    Oxford: Oxford University Press
    Pages
    1 - 21
    Edition
    1
    2014

    Published In
    The Media & Communications in Australia
    Publisher
    Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin
    Pages
    59 - 72
    ISBN
    9781743311639
    Edition
    4
    2014

    Published In
    The Media & Communications in Australia
    Publisher
    Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin
    Pages
    1 - 12
    ISBN
    9781743311639
    Edition
    4
    2012

    Published In
    Remembering Television: Histories, Technologies, Memories
    Publisher
    United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
    Pages
    17 - 29
    ISBN
    9781443839709
    2012

    Published In
    Entertainment Industries: Entertainment as a Cultural System
    Publisher
    London: Routledge
    Pages
    21 - 29
    ISBN
    9780415681049
    2012

    Published In
    Remembering Television: Histories, Technologies, Memories
    Publisher
    United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
    Pages
    1 - 13
    ISBN
    9781443839709
    2011

    Published In
    Investigating Veronica Mars : essays on the teen detective series
    Publisher
    Jefferson, N.C: McFarland
    Pages
    1 - 22
    ISBN
    9780786445349
    2011

    Published In
    Investigating Veronica Mars : essays on the teen detective series
    Publisher
    Jefferson, N.C: McFarland
    Pages
    35 - 48
    ISBN
    9780786445349
    Edition
    1
    2010

    Published In
    The Media & Communications in Australia
    Publisher
    Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin
    Pages
    65 - 78
    ISBN
    9781742370644
    Edition
    3
    2010

    Published In
    The Essential Cult TV Reader
    Publisher
    Kentucky: University Press of Kentucky
    Pages
    314 - 321
    ISBN
    9780813125688
    2008

    Published In
    Teen Television: Essays on Programming and Fandom
    Publisher
    Jefferson, NC: McFarland Press
    Pages
    170 - 183
    ISBN
    9780786435890
    2008

    Published In
    Watching The Lord of the Rings: Tolkien's World Audiences
    Publisher
    New York: Peter Lang
    Pages
    181 - 189
    ISBN
    9780820463964
    2008

    Published In
    Watching The Lord of the Rings: Tolkien's World Audiences
    Publisher
    New York: Peter Lang
    Pages
    103 - 109
    ISBN
    9780820463964
    2007

    Published In
    Beautiful Things in Popular Culture
    Publisher
    Oxford: Blackwell Publishing
    Pages
    49 - 63
    ISBN
    9781405131919
    2007

    Published In
    Reading CSI: Crime Television Under the Microscope
    Publisher
    London: I.B. Tauris
    Pages
    15 - 32
    ISBN
    9781845114282
  • Conference Paper

    Year Title
    2010

    Published In
    Viewers, Navigators and Users: Researching Contemporary Audiences
  • Report

    Year Title
    2007

    Publisher
    Australian Comunications and Media Authority, Australian Government

Investigator On


Other Research Activities


  •  

Impact Story


Teaching Activities


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Cultivating Guanxi: Negotiating Transnational Collaborations with the Chinese Film Industry Soh, Kai Ruo
    Doctor of Philosophy Blue Sky Thinking: Social Media and the Pollution Debate in China Li, Ruomeng
    Doctor of Philosophy Lost, Lonely and Lurid: In Search of Australian Noir Redhead, Leigh
    Doctor of Creative Arts Narrative Focalisation as a Device to Represent Power Hierarchies in Contemporary Fiction Maitland, Barry
    Master of Philosophy Spinsters, Sleuths and Snoops: Depictions of Culturally Invisible Older Women as Amateur Sleuths Wilder, Sandra
    Doctor of Philosophy Vox Agonium : The Voice of the Victim in Crime Fiction Narrative Barton, Naomi
    Doctor of Philosophy "I will not be that girl in the box": The Female Fight in the subscription era of television Boyle, Amy
    Doctor of Philosophy Investigating the Value of Culture: Innovation, Investment, Infrastructure and Impact Thompson, Susan
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) The Transformation of China's Online Video Production, and Distribution and Consumption Ecosystems. Wang, Frank
    Doctor of Philosophy Independent Fictional Web Series: Navigating New Pathways in an Era of Digital Content Saturation Haudos de Possesse, Sarah Caroline de Possesse
    Doctor of Philosophy Representation of Ageing Breitsameter, Alexandra

Top Publications


Selected Publications


  • Journal Article

    Year Title
    2017

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Volume
    164
    Pages
    56 - 70
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2015

    Published In
    Communication Research and Practice
    Volume
    1
    Pages
    210 - 217
    2015

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    144 - 152
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2015

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    29
    Pages
    706 - 717
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2014

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    28
    Pages
    226 - 234
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2014

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 4
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2014

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 3
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2013

    Published In
    The Conversation
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 3
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2012

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    26
    Pages
    61 - 72
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2012

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Volume
    142
    Pages
    74 - 86
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 3
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2011

    Published In
    Screen (Oxford)
    Volume
    52
    Pages
    549 - 553
    ISSN
    0036-9543
    2010

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    24
    Pages
    819 - 827
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    1 - 2
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies
    Volume
    24
    Pages
    339 - 341
    ISSN
    1030-4312
    2010

    Published In
    Critical Studies in Television
    Volume
    5
    Pages
    111 - 121
    ISSN
    1749-6020
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    96 - 108
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2010

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    20 - 26
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2009

    Published In
    Unleashed, ABC online magazine
    2009

    Published In
    Australian Book Review
    Pages
    45 - 46
    2008

    Published In
    Metro
    Volume
    159
    Pages
    110 - 115
    2008

    Published In
    Metro
    Pages
    110 - 115
    2008

    Published In
    International Journal of Cultural Studies
    Volume
    11
    Pages
    15 - 32
    ISSN
    1367-8779
    2008

    Published In
    The New Matilda
    2007

    Published In
    Australian Cultural History
    Volume
    26
    Pages
    131 - 152
    ISSN
    0728-8433
    2007

    Published In
    Media International Australia Incorporating Culture and Policy: quarterly journal of media research and resources
    Pages
    190 - 191
    ISSN
    1329-878X
    2007

    Published In
    Metro
    Pages
    74 - 79
  • Book

    Year Title
    2014

    Publisher
    United Kingdom: Edinburgh University Press
    ISBN
    9780748640874
    Pages
    216
  • Chapter

    Year Title
    2019

    Published In
    A companion to Australian cinema
    Publisher
    Hoboken: Wiley Blackwell
    Pages
    391 - 415
    ISBN
    9781118942529
    2018

    Published In
    Television Finales From Howdy Doody to Girls
    Publisher
    New York: Syracuse University Press
    Pages
    91 - 97
    ISBN
    9780815611059
    2018

    Published In
    European television crime drama and beyond
    Publisher
    Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan
    Pages
    1 - 19
    ISBN
    9783319968865
    2018

    Published In
    European television crime drama and beyond
    Publisher
    Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan
    Pages
    253 - 268
    ISBN
    9783319968865
    2017

    Published In
    Studying Digital Media Audiences: Persepctives from Australia
    Publisher
    New York and London: Routledge
    Pages
    173 - 192
    ISBN
    9781138224568
    Edition
    1
    2017

    Published In
    Television Antiheroines: Women Behaving Badly in Crime and Prison Drama
    Publisher
    Bristol, UK/Chicago, USA: Intellect
    Pages
    181 - 198
    ISBN
    9781783207602
    2016

    Published In
    Cultural Legal Studies: Law's Popular Cultures and the Metamorphosis of Law
    Publisher
    Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge
    Pages
    95 - 112
    ISBN
    9781315755151
    2016

    Published In
    Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology
    Publisher
    Oxford: Oxford University Press
    Pages
    1 - 21
    Edition
    1
    2014

    Published In
    The Media & Communications in Australia
    Publisher
    Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin
    Pages
    59 - 72
    ISBN
    9781743311639
    Edition
    4
    2014

    Published In
    The Media & Communications in Australia
    Publisher
    Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin
    Pages
    1 - 12
    ISBN
    9781743311639
    Edition
    4
    2012

    Published In
    Remembering Television: Histories, Technologies, Memories
    Publisher
    United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
    Pages
    17 - 29
    ISBN
    9781443839709
    2012

    Published In
    Entertainment Industries: Entertainment as a Cultural System
    Publisher
    London: Routledge
    Pages
    21 - 29
    ISBN
    9780415681049
    2012

    Published In
    Remembering Television: Histories, Technologies, Memories
    Publisher
    United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
    Pages
    1 - 13
    ISBN
    9781443839709
    2011

    Published In
    Investigating Veronica Mars : essays on the teen detective series
    Publisher
    Jefferson, N.C: McFarland
    Pages
    1 - 22
    ISBN
    9780786445349
    2011

    Published In
    Investigating Veronica Mars : essays on the teen detective series
    Publisher
    Jefferson, N.C: McFarland
    Pages
    35 - 48
    ISBN
    9780786445349
    Edition
    1
    2010

    Published In
    The Media & Communications in Australia
    Publisher
    Crows Nest, Australia: Allen & Unwin
    Pages
    65 - 78
    ISBN
    9781742370644
    Edition
    3
    2010

    Published In
    The Essential Cult TV Reader
    Publisher
    Kentucky: University Press of Kentucky
    Pages
    314 - 321
    ISBN
    9780813125688
    2008

    Published In
    Teen Television: Essays on Programming and Fandom
    Publisher
    Jefferson, NC: McFarland Press
    Pages
    170 - 183
    ISBN
    9780786435890
    2008

    Published In
    Watching The Lord of the Rings: Tolkien's World Audiences
    Publisher
    New York: Peter Lang
    Pages
    181 - 189
    ISBN
    9780820463964
    2008

    Published In
    Watching The Lord of the Rings: Tolkien's World Audiences
    Publisher
    New York: Peter Lang
    Pages
    103 - 109
    ISBN
    9780820463964
    2007

    Published In
    Beautiful Things in Popular Culture
    Publisher
    Oxford: Blackwell Publishing
    Pages
    49 - 63
    ISBN
    9781405131919
    2007

    Published In
    Reading CSI: Crime Television Under the Microscope
    Publisher
    London: I.B. Tauris
    Pages
    15 - 32
    ISBN
    9781845114282
  • Conference Paper

    Year Title
    2010

    Published In
    Viewers, Navigators and Users: Researching Contemporary Audiences
  • Report

    Year Title
    2007

    Publisher
    Australian Comunications and Media Authority, Australian Government

Investigator On


Other Research Activities


  •  

Impact Story


Teaching Activities


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Cultivating Guanxi: Negotiating Transnational Collaborations with the Chinese Film Industry Soh, Kai Ruo
    Doctor of Philosophy Blue Sky Thinking: Social Media and the Pollution Debate in China Li, Ruomeng
    Doctor of Philosophy Lost, Lonely and Lurid: In Search of Australian Noir Redhead, Leigh
    Doctor of Creative Arts Narrative Focalisation as a Device to Represent Power Hierarchies in Contemporary Fiction Maitland, Barry
    Master of Philosophy Spinsters, Sleuths and Snoops: Depictions of Culturally Invisible Older Women as Amateur Sleuths Wilder, Sandra
    Doctor of Philosophy Vox Agonium : The Voice of the Victim in Crime Fiction Narrative Barton, Naomi
    Doctor of Philosophy "I will not be that girl in the box": The Female Fight in the subscription era of television Boyle, Amy
    Doctor of Philosophy Investigating the Value of Culture: Innovation, Investment, Infrastructure and Impact Thompson, Susan
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) The Transformation of China's Online Video Production, and Distribution and Consumption Ecosystems. Wang, Frank
    Doctor of Philosophy Independent Fictional Web Series: Navigating New Pathways in an Era of Digital Content Saturation Haudos de Possesse, Sarah Caroline de Possesse
    Doctor of Philosophy Representation of Ageing Breitsameter, Alexandra
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