Reading the City: Melbourne on The Page
Jason Steger chaired the discussion where Andrea Goldsmith, Joan London and Ross Mueller explained how they convert our buildings, lanes and streets onto the page.
The Good Parents, Joan London’s most recent novel, was published in April 2008 to acclaim. It has since reprinted three times, was the winner of the 2009 Christina Stead Prize for fiction in the NSW Premier’s Literary award and was shortlisted for the Age Fiction Book of the Year.
Ross Mueller is an Australian playwright, winner of the New York New Dramatists Playwright exchange for his play Concussion. In March 2009 it premiered at Sydney Theatre Company.
Jason Steger is literary editor of the Age and Sunday Age, commissioning book reviews and author interviews and news stories.