Artist

Simone Murray

Simone Murray is Associate Professor in Literary Studies at Monash University where her research centres upon sociologies of literature. Her book ‘Mixed Media: Feminist Presses and Publishing Politics’ (Pluto Press UK, 2004) was awarded the 2005 SHARP DeLong Book Prize. Her second monograph, ‘The Adaptation Industry: The Cultural Economy of Contemporary Literary Adaptation’ (Routledge, 2012) has been widely reviewed in English-, French-, German- and Swedish-language publications. Her latest monograph, ‘The Digital Literary Sphere: Reading, Writing, and Selling Books in the Internet Era’, is published by Johns Hopkins University Press and will be launched at DWF 2018.