Susie Greenhill

Susie Greenhill

Susie Greenhill lives with her family on the mouth of the Huon River in southern Tasmania. Her short stories have been published in journals and anthologies in Australia and overseas.  The manuscript for her novel, The Clinking, a story of extinction, grief and interconnection in a warming world, won the 2016 Richell Prize for Emerging Writers.  Susie has a PhD in Writing from Edith Cowan University. Her thesis, ‘Maps for the Lost: A Collection of Short Fiction and Human / Nature Ecotones: Climate Change and the Ecological Imagination: A critical Essay,’ was awarded the University’s 2016 Postgraduate Research Medal.

Her debut novel ‘The Clinking’ will be published in 2024 by Hachette.

‘The Clinking’ was shortlisted for the University of Tasmania Prize and won the People’s Choice Award in the Tasmanian Premier’s Literary Prizes 2019.


‘Maps for the Lost,’ Etchings 6: 2009; Seven Stories, 2017.

‘Brittle Fish,’ Zoomorphic 5: 2016.

‘Drift,’ Island 115: 2008.

‘Forest,’ Women’s Work , 2012.

‘The Skin of the Ocean,’ Island 128: 2013.

‘This Butterfly,’ Review of Australian Fiction 7(2): 2013.

‘Unravelling,’ Transportation: Islands and Cities, 2014.