Posts Tagged ‘alex miller’

The Strays by Emily Bitto

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Who are the strays in Emily Bitto’s literary novel, The Strays (Affirm Press)? The new Melbourne Modern Art Group tries to set up a bohemian utopia paralleling Sunday and John Reed’s Heide group, or Norman Lindsay’s enclave, on affluent Evan and Helena Trentham’s property during the Depression. Patrick is a stalwart and Ugo, Maria and […]

Queensland Literary Awards 2012 shortlists announced

Monday, August 20th, 2012

The shortlists for the Queensland Literary Awards for 2012 have been announced.  Here are the nominees! Fiction book award The Chemistry of Tears (Peter Carey, Penguin) All That I Am (Anna Funder, Penguin) Sarah Thornhill (Kate Grenville, Text) Autumn Laing (Alex Miller, A&U) Cold Light (Frank Moorhouse, Random House) Science writer award Seduced by Logic (Robyn Arianrhod, UQP) Gone Viral (Frank Bowden, […]