On Kate Jennings Writers on Writers

Jensen, Erik

Format: Hardback
ISBN13: 9781863959834
Published: October 2017

Price: $22.99

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Award-winning writer Erik Jensen plunges the reader into the world of acclaimed novelist, poet and pioneering feminist Kate Jennings. Weaving in his interviews with Jennings in New York, he shows how poetry, politics and family were transmuted into her first novel, Snake- a work of art that depicts rural Australia in a funny, cutting and unforgettable way. This is a biography of a book and the life that made it.

In the Writers on Writers series, leading authors reflect on an Australian writer who has inspired and fascinated them. Provocative and crisp, these books start a fresh conversation between past and present, shed new light on the craft of writing, and introduce some intriguing and talented authors and their work.

Published by Black Inc. in association with the University of Melbourne and State Library Victoria.


  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN13: 9781863959834
  • Published: October 2017
  • Number of pages: 112
  • Width: 12.3 mm
  • Height: 1.9 mm
  • Depth: 18.1 mm
  • Publisher: not specified


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