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Patrick White : Writers on Writers

Patrick White : Writers on Writers

Author: Christos Tsiolkas
Series: Writers on Writers
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May 2018

Description

Award-winning writer Christos Tsiolkas tackles one of Australia’s greatest novelists, Patrick White.


In the Writers on Writers series, leading writers reflect on another Australian writer who has inspired and fascinated them. Provocative, crisp and written from a practitioner’s perspective, the series starts a fresh conversation between past and present, and writer and reader. It sheds light on the craft of writing, and introduces some intriguing and talented authors and their work.

Author description
Christos Tsiolkas is the award-winning author of five novels- Loaded, which was made into the feature film Head-On, The Jesus Man and Dead Europe. His novel The Slap won a Commonwealth Writers' Prize, was shortlisted for the 2009 Miles Franklin Literary Award, longlisted for the 2010 Man Booker Prize and has been twice adapted for TV. His latest novel, the bestselling Barracuda, has also been adapted for the screen and his short-story collection, Merciless Gods, was published to acclaim in 2014. Christos is also a playwright, essayist and screenwriter. He lives in Melbourne.
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General Fields

  • : 9781863959797
  • : Black Inc.
  • : Black Inc.
  • : May 2018
  • : Australia
  • : May 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 98
  • : Hardback
  • : Christos Tsiolkas