Portrait of Sam Cooney

Sam Cooney

Sam Cooney is publisher and editorial director at The Lifted Brow. He has worked with several journals and publishers, and his own writing has featured in various publications including Meanjin, Island, The Saturday Paper, the Australian, and as a founding part of the McSweeney’s Silent History geofiction project.

Cooney teaches at various universities in Melbourne, is a member of the Emerging Writers Festival’s Program Advisory Committee, and was a judge of last year’s Victorian Premier’s Unpublished Manuscript Award.