Tess Williams

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Country of origin


Tess Williams is a science fiction writer and academic who proposed a writing residency where she fictionally critiqued science and extrapolated from it into short and long narrative forms.


Williams experiments with multiple and partial perspectives, non-anthropocentric world views, post-human evolution and cyborg writing.

Research project

She received a part-time Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science Postgraduate Dean’s Award in 2003.

Following this initial residency, ArtsWA within the Department of Culture and the Arts funded a one year Creative Fellowship over 2004 and 2005.

Period of research

2003 and 2004