Academic Publications &
Non-Traditional Research Outputs

  •  Murray, P. (2020), Glossolalalararium Pandemiconium: A Meaningfully Irreverent, Queerelously Autoethnographic

  • Essamblage for Trying Times, In:Qualitative Inquiry,, 1-6

  • Munro, K.,Murray, P.,Taylor, S. (2020). Diarology for beginners: articulating playful practice through artless methodology In: New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing, 17, 80 – 100

    Taylor, S.,Munro, K.,Murray, P. (2019). Advanced diarology: mortification, materiality and meaning-making In: TEXT Journal of Writing and Writing Courses, 1 – 21

    Carlin, D.,Murray, P.,McKinnon, C.,Lobb, J. (2019). Mixed Doubles: Collaborative Writing, Peripheral Strategies and some Friendly Serve-Volley In: RUUKKU: Studies in Artistic Research Helsinki, Finland

    Rendle-Short, F.,Eades, Q.,Borich, B.,Murray, P.,Ypil, L. (2018). Nonfiction as Queer Aesthetic: Score for Five Speakers in Two Acts In: Fourth Genre East Lansing, Michigan

    Sempert, M.,Sawtell, L.,Murray, P.,Langley, S.,Batty, C. (2017). Methodologically speaking: innovative approaches to knowledge and text in creative writing research In: New Writing: The International Journal for the Practice and Theory of Creative Writing, 14, 205 – 222

    Murray, P.,Sempert, M.,Taylor, S. (2017). Panel play in three acts: Or, how (or when) does a panel become a playpen? In: Axon: Creative Explorations, 7, 1 – 14

    Murray, P. (2017). Please Supply Own Title In: Text Special Issue 39, The Essay Australia

    Murray, P. (2014). Elder-flowering: Creative resistance and the theatre of endurance – or vice versa: An introduction to a research project-in-progress In: Creative Manoeuvres: Writing, Making, Being, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, United Kingdom

Best known as a playwright, she also writes short stories and essays and is a freelance dramaturg, director & occasional performer.

Original Creative Works: Plays & Performances 

Murray, Peta. Wallflowering. Currency Press, 1992

Murray, Peta. Spitting Chips. Currency Press, 1995 

Murray, Peta. Salt. Currency Press, 2001

Murray, Peta. Missa pro Venerabilibus: a Mass for the Ageing. Footscray Community Arts Centre, Victoria, 2016

Murray, Peta. Vigil/Wake. Arts House, North Melbourne, Victoria, 2018

Murray, Peta. On Our Beach. Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, Fremantle, Western Australia, 2019

Original Creative Works: Short Fiction

Murray, Peta. The Volunteer. Award-winning Australian Writing, Melbourne Books, 2008

Murray, Peta. Cameraman. Sleepers Almanac 5, Sleepers Publishing, 2009 

Murray, Peta. Indigestion. Ind New Australian Stories 2, Scribe, Melbourne 2010