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Acclaimed novelist Charlotte Wood is also a passionate home cook – and her latest book, Love and Hunger, is a warm and lovely celebration of the pleasures of simple food, well made. It’s the perfect antidote to this age of celebrity chefs and food as fetish – and a very personal look at the cultural comforts of the kitchen.
Lorin Clarke, co-host of Triple R’s Aural Text will be in conversation with Charlotte Wood.
Book tickets at GPAC box office, 50 Lt Malop St, Geelong or over the phone on 5225 1200.
Lorin Clarke is a writer, director and broadcaster. She has written for stage, television, print and radio and is the television columnist for the Big Issue. Lorin co-presents the daily Stupidly Small podcast with Stew Farrell.
Charlotte Wood is the author of five novels and a book of non-fiction, and for three years edited The Writer’s Room Interviews magazine. Her latest novel, The Natural Way of Things, was awarded the 2016 Stella Prize. It will be published in the UK and North America in 2016.
Her work has been shortlisted for various prizes including the Christina Stead, Kibble and Miles Franklin Awards. Two novels – The Children and The Natural Way of Things – have been optioned for feature films.
The Australian newspaper has described Charlotte Wood as ‘one of our most original and provocative writers.’
We can’t wait to get back on the road again – bringing some of our favourite writers to regional Victoria. We’ll be packing up the car with books and authors, travelling from country to coast … and making sure Melbourne doesn’t get all the literary fun. Look out for our bootful of books – coming to a town near you.