Mark Brandi

Mark Brandi

Mark Brandi graduated with a criminal justice degree and worked extensively in the justice system, before changing direction and deciding to write. His shorter work has appeared in The Guardian, The Age, the Big Issue, and in journals both here and overseas. Mark’s bestselling first novel, Wimmera, won the coveted British Crime Writers’ Association Debut Dagger, and was Best Debut at the 2018 Australian Indie Book Awards. It was shortlisted for the Australian Book Industry Awards Literary Fiction Book of the Year, and the Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year. His second novel, The Rip, was published to critical acclaim in March 2019. The Others is his latest book.

 

APPEARING AT: Crime fiction as the literature of resistance
WITH: Sulari Gentill, Sarah Bailey and Kate Evans (facilitator)
DATE: Friday 10 September
TIME: 12.00 -1.00
VENUE: Dixson Room

APPEARING AT: Through the eyes of a child
WITH: Lynn Yeowart and Suzanne Leal (facilitator)
DATE: Sunday 12 September
TIME: 10.30 – 11.30
VENUE: Metcalfe Auditorium