Decision to shut UWA Publishing, which published works by multiple Miles Franklin winners, came ‘out of the blue’

The University of Western Australia’s surprise decision to shut down its publishing house has prompted outrage and protest from the Australian literary community.

The fate of the 84-year-old publishing house, UWA Publishing, was communicated via a “proposal for change” circulated by the university’s senior management on Tuesday, blindsiding staff.

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Posted by:Ryan Thomas Williams

I have been blogging about education policy, technology and research in various formats since 2014. As part of my PhD journey which focuses on social media in education, I have created an Education Technology blog. My aim is that IIT Education can share the latest EdTech news whilst providing a platform to discuss my research.