• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE0373

Hawthorne, Susan

  • Occupation Feminist, Writer


Susan Hawthorne is a writer, publisher and circus performer.

With Renate Klein she established Spinifex Press, specialising in feminist publications, in the early 1990s.

Her biography on CyberFeminism states that ‘she has degrees in Philosophy and Ancient Greek Language and has taught in the fields of Philosophy, Education, Literature and Women’s Studies.’

Published resources

  • Edited Book
    • Australian Feminism: A Companion, Caine, Barbara, Gatens, Moira et al., 1998
    • Australia for women: travel and culture, Hawthorne, Susan and Renate Klein, 1994
    • Cyberfeminism: connectivity, critique and creativity, Hawthorne, Susan and Renate Klein, 1999
  • Resource

Archival resources

  • State Library of New South Wales
    • Dale Spender - papers, 1972-1995

Related entries

  • Founder
    • Spinifex Press (1990 - )
  • Collaborator
    • Klein, Renate (1945 - )