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Ms Shayla Olsen

Name Shayla Olsen
Position Casual Employment
Section School of Creative Arts
Location Toowoomba Campus
Qualifications BEd Griffith , MA USQ

Research interests
Publishing, Creative writing, Fanfiction studies, Education

Currently teaching courses/programs
PUB5001 Introduction to Editing and Publishing
PUB5002 Writing for Editors
PUB5003 Editing in Practice
PUB5004 Professional Practice in Editing and Publishing
PUB5005 Publishing and Production Management
PUB5006 Digital Publishing Internship
PUB5007 Book Promotion, Marketing and Research
PUB8001 Publishing Project

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
4 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
11 Years

Research most recent
Olsen, Shayla (2020) 'Methodological model for fictocritical fanfiction as research', Transformative Works and Cultures no. 33 Fan Studies Methodologies special issue.

Olsen, Shayla (2019) 'Welcome to the Real World: Publishing Preparedness and Quality Control in The Matrix Fandom', in DJ Baker, DL Brien & J Webb (eds.), Publishing and Culture, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Publications in ePrints

Olsen, Shayla (2017) Playgrounds for publishing: writers in established story universes. Coursework Masters thesis, University of Southern Queensland. (Unpublished)