Dr Natalie Collie

Lecturer

School of Communication and Arts
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
n.collie@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 63435

Overview

Natalie has a background in the study of literature, culture, writing and the media, with a research focus on questions of space, identity, and communication. She was awarded her PhD in 2012. The practice-led research examined the relationship between cities, subjectivity, and narrative in speculative fiction. Her current research includes a study of gothic images of the future of cities in science fiction and other forms of media and culture. She is also interested in the impact of digital technologies on contemporary culture, the public sphere, and the interaction between physical and virtual forms of space and identity.

Research Interests

  • speculative fiction, cities, the future, the public sphere, digital media platforms, embodiment and identity, narrative and representation

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), The University of Queensland

Publications

  • Kilner, Kerry, Collie, Natalie and Clement, Jennifer (2017). Exploring Cirrus: a digital learning platform for engaged reading, analysis, and writing. In: Reading and Writing in the Twenty-First-Century Literary Studies Classroom: Theory and Practice, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (). 6 - 8 July 2017.

  • Ahmad Tajuddin, Siti Nor Amalina, Collie, Natalie and Zhu, Yunxia (2017). Exploring the construction of 'national unity' in Malaysia: Framing analysis of texts and audiences. In: Bahtiar Mohamad and Hassan Abu Bakar, International Conference on Communication and Media: An International Communication Association Regional Conference (i-COME’16). International Conference on Communication and Media: An International Communication Association Regional Conference (i-COME’16), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (44-50). September 18-20, 2016. doi:10.1051/shsconf/20173300011

  • Collie, Natalie (2016). A writing architecture: Science fiction and the urban imaginary. In: A colloquium on ficto-critical approaches to a writing architecture, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia: University of Queensland, (). 4 - 5 August, 2016.

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Kilner, Kerry, Collie, Natalie and Clement, Jennifer (2017). Exploring Cirrus: a digital learning platform for engaged reading, analysis, and writing. In: Reading and Writing in the Twenty-First-Century Literary Studies Classroom: Theory and Practice, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, (). 6 - 8 July 2017.

  • Ahmad Tajuddin, Siti Nor Amalina, Collie, Natalie and Zhu, Yunxia (2017). Exploring the construction of 'national unity' in Malaysia: Framing analysis of texts and audiences. In: Bahtiar Mohamad and Hassan Abu Bakar, International Conference on Communication and Media: An International Communication Association Regional Conference (i-COME’16). International Conference on Communication and Media: An International Communication Association Regional Conference (i-COME’16), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (44-50). September 18-20, 2016. doi:10.1051/shsconf/20173300011

  • Collie, Natalie (2016). A writing architecture: Science fiction and the urban imaginary. In: A colloquium on ficto-critical approaches to a writing architecture, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia: University of Queensland, (). 4 - 5 August, 2016.

  • Ahmad Tajuddin, S., Collie, N. and Zhu, Y. (2016). Constructing “national unity”: A framing analysis of Malaysian government advertising. In: ICA 2016: Communicating with Power, Fukuoka Japan, (). 9 - 13 June 2016.

  • Collie, Natalie (2015). Gothic urban futures. In: The Popular Gothic, Popular Culture Research Centre, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, (). 5 February 2015.

  • Collie, Natalie (2015). Monstrous cities in gothic science fiction. In: Gothic Spaces: Boundaries, Mergence, Liminalities (GAANZA 2015), Sydney, Australia, (). 21-22 January 2015.

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision