Kirsten Tranter
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  • August27th

    Nicki Greenberg has now made quirky, gorgeous graphic-novel-style versions of two of the best pieces of literature ever : The Great Gatsby, and most recently Hamlet. Come and listen to Nicki and I talk with Rebecca Starford about the process of adaptation at the Melbourne Writer’s Festival. It’s free! 5:30 pm at Feddish, Saturday August 28th. Click here for details.

  • August23rd

    Next week, Thursday 2nd September, I am thrilled to be talking with the delightful Caroline Baum and novelist Anson Cameron about the representation of the contemporary art world in fiction, as part of the Culture + Ideas series at the Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation in Paddington (6pm). Click here for info.

  • August17th

    BookPage praises the ‘unique intellectual weight’ of The Legacy: “…seamlessly mixes intrigue with the nearly unanswerable questions of a personal narrative. Throughout The Legacy, Julia’s transformation is subtle and poetic, and Ingrid’s death becomes more than just a mystery, a conductor to Julia’s own powerful personal evolution.”

    Read the whole review here.

  • August11th

    August 10 is official release date for The Legacy in the US. Interviews, conversations, excerpts available at simon & schuster: click here.