For a fuller account of my academic achievements, see my academic CV.

I'm currently teaching a course entitled 'Locating the Posthumanities' for the Melbourne School of Continental Philosophy.


My current publications are below. Feel free to email me if you'd like a copy of these.

  • Dowden, E., 2021. half-gallon quarter acre pavlova paradise. In: E. Neale, ed., Strong Words 2, Dunedin: Otago University Press.

  • Dowden, E., 2021. Review: Amnesia Findings by Anna Jacobson. Rabbit Poetry, 33.

  • Dowden, E. 2019. Colonial Mind, Colonised Body: Structural violence and incarceration in Aotearoa New Zealand. Parrhesia 30, 88-102.

  • Dowden, E. 2018. Othered Body, Obscene Self(ie): A Sartrean Reading of Kim Kardashian-West. Hecate 43.2, 117-130.

Coming Soon

  • An academic manuscript from my PhD thesis entitled 'Settler Colonial Mythologies'.

  • A review of C.K. Stead's 'That Derrida Whom I Derided Died' for a fine line, the journal of New Zealand Poetry Society.

  • A paper for a panel on poetics at the 2021 Australasian Society of Continental Philosophy Conference.

  • Various pieces of poetry in Australasian literary journals.

I value creative, collaborative interdisciplinary practice and enjoy working with others. Contact me if you'd like to work together on an academic or creative project.