Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Jan Cornall Current CV


QUALIFICATIONS: 
Master of Arts in Cultural and Creative Practice, University of Western Sydney, 2012.
Certificate in Training Small Groups, TAFE, 2005.
Diploma of Homeopathic Medicine, Sydney Homeopathic College, 1994.
Teacher Training, Melbourne Teachers College, 1970.

TEACHING –Universities, Writers Centres, Colleges
2013: Tutor, Writing For Performance, University of Western Sydney.
2012: Tutor, Creative Writing Project, University of Western Sydney.
2011: Tutor, Writing For Performance, Writing Fiction, University of Western Sydney.
2010: Tutor, Writing Fiction, University of Western Sydney.
2009: Tutor, Creative Non Fiction, University of Western Sydney.
2008: Tutor, Fiction Writing, University of Western Sydney.
2007: Associate lecturer, Creative Non Fiction, University of Western Sydney. Associate lecturer, Writing For Performance, University of Western Sydney.
2006, 09: Guest tutor Diponegoro University, East Java, Indonesia.
2003-5: Part-time lecturer, Writing For Performance, University of Technology Sydney.
2000 -13:Writing Facilitator, New South Wales Writers Centre, New England Writers Centre, South Coast Writers Centre, Victorian Writers Centre, Hunter Writers Centre WEA Sydney, Eastern Suburbs Community College, Inner West Community College, Byron Bay Adult Education, Mission Beach Community Arts Centre.

TEACHING -  Writers Journey
Annual Retreats 2004-13 inc.Breakthrough Writing in Fiji, Desert Writers, Backstage Bali, Mekong Meditations, Temple Writing In Burma.Moroccan Caravan.
Annual Workshops -Sydney - Summer and Winter Writers Lab, Draft Busters, Draft Swap, Write Your Book On A Weekend.
Workshops Asia 2006 - 2012  Indonesia, Hong Kong, Cambodia, Myanmar.

GRANTS and COMMISSIONS

2009: Australia India Society travel grant.
2006: Asia Link Literary Residency, Indonesia
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2000-2: Writer In the Community, Upper Hunter Arts.
2001: Creative Development, CCD, Girls of The Reel.
2000: New Work, Theatre Fund, Hanging Onto The Tail Of A Goat.
1997: Creative Development, At the Crossroads.
1994: Writer In the Community, Newcastle Community Centre.
1989: New Work Grant, Binge.
1988: Creative Development, Music Board with Dal Babare.
1987–1991: Australian Film Commission screenplay development, Talk.
1989: Writer’s Fellowship, Literature Board, The Good Daughter.
1987: New Work grant – Tisket, Tasket, co- writer.
1986: New Writers Fellowship Literature Board, Escape.
1983: Art and Working Life Grant - Working Woman’s Lunch.
1982: Theatre Board, New Work, Woman On The Run .
1979: Writer In Residence, Pram Factory, Australian Performing Group, Melbourne.

WRITTEN WORKS (produced)

2013: Archipelagogo (collection of poems, songs, short stories).
2008: Take Me To Paradise (play).
2006: Take Me To Paradise (novella).
2001: Girls Of The Reel  (musical play).
2000: Hanging Onto The Tail Of A Goat (play).
1999: Escape From a Better Place (ABC radio drama adaption).
1997: At the Crossroads (musical play).
1994: Talk (feature film).
1987: Escape From a Better Place (stage play).
1987: Tisket - Tasket  (co-writer children’s play)
1986: House Wife - The Musical.
1984: Binge (teenage musical play).
1983: Working Woman’s Lunch (co-writer, worksite play).
1982: Altered Egos (comedy).
1982: Standing Up Bent -Woman On The Run (solo play).
Aroma Billings exotic artiste ordinaire (comedy)
1981: Worse Than Perverse (song cycle).
1980:Failing In Love Again (cabaret).
1979: Failing In Love Again (musical).

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

Daily Telegraph, Newcastle Herald, Jakarta Post, Urthona Magazine, Realtime Arts Magazine, Arts Hub, Adelaide Advertiser, Living Now Magazine.

EDITOR

2008: Gang Re: Publik - Australia Indonesia Creative Adventures, co-editor.
2006: Aphrodite,  Laire Siwi Mentari.
2005: On Nothing, Selected poems by Sitok Srengenge, co-editor.
2005: Recipes For Everyday Life, Alison Nancye.

ALBUMS AND CD’S

2006: Singing Srengenge.
1998: At the Crossroads.
1980: Failing In Love Again.
1976: On The Edge, Baba Yaga USA.

LITERARY MENTOR for:

Ingrid Woodrow, Goddess and The Galaxy Boy (Penguin).
Margo Lanagan, Tender Morsels (Allen and Unwin, Knopf USA).
Anne Lovell, Connie's Secret (Allen and Unwin).

Margaret Wilcox, Gone (Penguin).
Marguerite van Geldermalsen, Married to a Bedouin (Virago).
Catherine Therese, The Weight of Silence (Hachette Livre).
Margaret Stephenson Meere, The Child Within the Lotus (Rockpool). 
Walter Mason, Destination Saigon (Allen&Unwin).
Mary Delahunty,  Public Life, Private Grief (Hardie Grant).
Niromi De Soyza, Tamil Tigress (Allen&Unwin).
Hilary Linstead, Elisabeth Davies, Growing Old Outrageously (Allen & Unwin)

FESTIVALS AND CONFERENCES - SPEAKER AND PERFORMER 

2010: Hong Kong International Literary Festival.
2009: Ubud Writers Festival, Utan Kayu Literary Biennale,Women Playwrights International Conference Mumbai.
 

2006: Ubud Writers Festival, Perfurbance #2.
2005: Ubud Writers Festival, St Kilda Writers Festival, Two Fires Festival. Braidwood
Darwin Wordstorm, Global Healing Conference Bali. Utan Kayu Literary Biennale Indonesia.


 RESIDENCIES
2009:Mata Air festival, Central Java.
2008: Bundanon Literary residency with Indonesian Artists.
OzAsia Festival, Adelaide, Workshop Residency with Sitok Srengenge,
Gang Festival Sydney, Literary Residency with Triyanto Triwikromo
2006: Asia Link Literary Residency at Teater Utan Kayu, Jakarta.
2004-5: Community History Writing Residency Hawkesbury City Council, NSW.
2000-02: Upper Hunter Arts, Farming Communities Residency, NSW, Newcastle Community Arts Centre Writer in Community

COLLABORATIONS with Asian writers and artists
2010-11: Triyanto Triwikromo (Indonesia) short story anthology S; Dili, Vietnamese crime writer.
2008:  Take me To Paradise (stage) Oz Asia Festival: Juma Adi (artist, puppeteer) Sitok Srengenge (poet, actor), Deva Permana, Wendy Angerrani (musicians).
2007-10:  Triyanto Triwikromo, prose poetry performance, Sidoarjo, ANU Canberra, Ubud Writers Festival Borobodur. Literary Lesehan at Gang Festival Sydney.
2006: Indonesian poet Sitok Srengenge(CD) Performance Klub (performance art projects), musician Imel Rosalin(CD Singing Srengenge), Buta Buti Film Collective (documentary), Bastard Sons (poetry & music performance Yogjakarta - Mom and her Bastard Sons).
2005: Sitok Srengenge at Darwin Wordstorm, poetry performance.
2000: Tibetan Australian performer, Tenzing Tsewang, play. 

PERFORMANCE - acting, comedy and music.

Film Acting
1971  - 83: The Firm Man directed by John Duiogan, Dalmas, directed by Bert Deling, On Guard directed by Susan Lambert & Sarah Gibson, Serious Undertakings award winning short film by Helen Grace. 

Comedy
1982 - 83. The Gap - Women's comedy with Gretel Killeen, Mandy Salomon, Wendy Harmer, produced by Judy Barnsley and Larry Buttrose. Characters Tour with same line up to regional NSW.
Kinselas - opening act for Gary McDonald,  Aroma Billings, Multicultural Waitress, Exotic Artiste Ordinaire
The Comedy Pub Melbourne with Denise Scott.


Music
2005-9:  Darwin, Jakarta, Bandung, Ubud, Java - tour and festival performances.
1980 - 82:  Failing In Love Again east coast capital cities tour, concert tour with Elizabeth Drake, Margaret Roadnight, Jeannie Lewis, Janie Conway, guest spot Robyn Archer and Cabaret Conspiracy tour - Sydney North Coast, Canberra, produced by Johnny Allen.
1979: They Said It Couldn't Happen Concert at RMIT produced by Di Duncombe
1977: Baba Yaga band tour, west coast USA and Canada.