Susannah Fullerton receives two honours

Susannah-Fullerton-6-242x300Susannah Fullerton – Author, Lecturer, Literary Tour Leader, President of the Jane Austen Society of Australia and one of the founding members of the NSW Dickens Society – was leading twenty eight Australians on a literary tour of Ireland when she heard that she had been awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) in the 2017 Queens Birthday Honours with a citation which reads “For services to literature as an author, lecturer and historian”.

Following on from the awarding of the OAM to Susannah, she was further honoured by being made a Fellow of the Royal Society of NSW which recognises leaders in the fields  of science, art, literature and philosophy.  NSW Dickens Society congratulates Susannah on both counts; well done!

You can follow Susannah on her webpage or through Facebook at

Susannah will be one of the speakers at the forthcoming Dickens Fellowship  International Conference – Box in Oz: Charles Dickens’ Colonial Connections – to be held in Sydney, 25 – 30 October 2018. Details of the conference can be found at and at

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