Dr Nike Sulway is a novelist, short story writer, researcher and teacher who works across speculative and literary fiction.  Her short fiction and poetry have been published widely in a range of journals and anthologies.  Her novels, particularly Rupetta, have been shortlisted for and won a range of awares including The Queensland Premier’s Litarary Award Nike currently co-ordinates the creative writing undergraduate and postgraduate offering at the Unversity of Southern Queensland (USQ).