Jodie Lea Martire is an editor, writer and translator who is also completing a Master of Communication for Social Change at The University of Queensland. She has worked as a freelance writer and editor, in small and mainstream publishing houses, and with cartonero (cardboard) community presses in Mexico. Jodie’s areas of research interest are small presses, social change and social justice. She completed her master’s thesis on the strategies used by two Australian small presses to publish and promote silenced or under-represented voices, and how the presses’ authors respond to the strategies used. Versions of this work are forthcoming in Publishing Research Quarterly and through the Small Press Network.
Her website is jodiemartire.net.