Contributor: Margaret McVeigh
Dr Margaret McVeigh
Griffith Film School
Dr Margaret McVeigh is a writer and film academic who lectures at Griffith Film School, Brisbane, Australia. Dr McVeigh has worked in the film and television industries in Australia and the UK and holds a PhD in the aesthetics and narrative of storytelling in global new media environments.
She has researched, published and addressed conferences in Asia, the USA and Australia on the importance of telling transcultural stories and the Internationalised curriculum.
Dr McVeigh is currently part of the Griffith Film School working party to develop the Asia Pacific Screen Laboratory, a laboratory hothouse aimed at developing cross-cultural feature films, documentaries and animations for emerging filmmakers in the Asia Pacific.