CuSPP member Julieanne Lamond will be interviewing Gail Jones about her new novel, The Death of Noah Glass, at Muse on Sunday 6 May at 3pm.
The author of seven novels and two collections of stories, Gail Jones is one of Australia’s most celebrated writers. Her work has been translated into twelve languages and awarded several prizes in Australia. Internationally her fiction has been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Orange Prize, and shortlisted for the IMPAC Award and the Prix Femina Étranger.
Dr Julieanne Lamond focuses on researching and teaching literary culture at the turn of the twentieth century, especially that written and read in Australia, and the intersection between literary and popular cultures of reading, especially as mediated by newspapers and libraries. She is currently working on a study of book reviewing in Australia from 1985-present and is the editor of Australian Literary Studies.