David Carter


David Carter is Professor of Australian Literature and Cultural History at the University of Queensland. He is the author of Always Almost Modern: Australian Print Cultures and Modernity (2013) and Dispossession, Dreams and Diversity: Issues in Australian Studies (2006), and editor of numerous books including Making Books: Contemporary Australian Publishing (2007). His new book, Australian Books and Authors in the American Marketplace, will be appearing from Sydney University Press later in 2017. From 2002 until 2016 he directed the Australian Studies in China program for DFAT's Australia-China Council, and in 2016-2017 he was Visiting Professor in Australian Studies at Tokyo University.