Tag Archives: Australia

My conversation with Kate Grenville about her novel – A Room Made of Leaves.

While I am waiting for the publication day for A Letter to Layla: Travels to our Deep Past and Near Future (Text Publishing) on September 29th, 2020, I am enjoying events like this one above where I interviewed the excellent Australian writer Kate Grenville on her new novel A Room Made of Leaves (Text Publishing) […]

Les Murray, Poet, 7/10/38 – 29/04/19

“I came back to go mad. That’s what you do if you’ve got old, unfinished business back in a place and you go back there, you’ll tend to deal with it. “ Poet Les Murray has died.  In 1997 I made a pair of radio programs on his work. I traveled to Bunyah, where he […]