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Dr Peter Court


About Peter

Dr. Pete Court stands as a distinguished media analyst and operator, celebrated internationally for his contributions as an author, satirist, and columnist. With over four decades of experience, he brings a rich tapestry of knowledge to the lecture rooms of Tabor, embodying a passion for connecting with people and sharing profound insights. Beyond academia, Dr. Court remains at the forefront of creative endeavors, actively shaping stories, radio content, advertising, and professional communications. His teaching philosophy prioritizes real-world experiences, seamlessly integrating outside opportunities into the classroom. Through his guidance, students and clients actively engage in a collaborative journey, contributing to the creation of highly creative work and the development of successful, effective, and impactful creative lives.

Recent Publications

The Used Men’s Bicycle Club (short story)

Sub Urban Tales (novel) Chair, (winner FAWWA prize 2018)

and many before these…


Subjects Taught

  • Creative Writing
  • Creative Non Fiction
  • Media Culture and Meaning
  • Surviving Creativity


  • Senior Lecturer


  • ¬†Pete has an invisible birth mark in the shape of a canteloupe
  • Other than God and wife, the answers that are obvious, playing hockey, home brewing. And my kids.


  • PhD (Creative Writing)

  • Master of Arts (Creative Writing)

  • Bachelor of Media
  • Bachelor in Arts (Psych)
  • Diploma of Theology

You can contact Pete on
1300 482 267

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