Radio interviews

‘There’s nothing factual about memory’: Books and Arts Daily, ABC RN Francesca appeared on Radio National’s Books and Arts Daily with Michael Cathcart. The occasion was an interview with Kate Evans from Radio National’s Book+ program in a salon at Avid Reader in West End, Brisbane on Friday 10 May 2013. She was talking about her book…

Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference

Margo Lanagan delivers a terrific blog post on the Edinburgh World Writers’ Conference at the Melbourne Writers Festival in August this year. And here is the recording of the event itself: Style versus Content with Kirsty Gunn and Margo Lanagan

International Writing Fellowship

Francesca was awarded an International Writer’s Fellowship at the University of Iowa, City of Iowa, United States. Francesca is a guest of the Nonfiction Writing Program (NWP) in the Department of English. She is doing a reading at the Prairie Lights Bookshop, a radio interview for The Lit Show with Gemma de Choisy, masterclasses with graduate…

Francesca on YouTube: Girlfriends and writing

Putting female friendships in the spotlight, contributing writers Francesca Rendle-Short, Natalie Kon-yu and Maya Linden discuss the novel ‘Just Between Us’ at Melbourne Writers Festival 2013.