Items tagged “Backstory”
A Little Chinwag With Lisa Gye
Meet Lisa – another one of our amazing volunteers! To celebrate National Volunteer Week, we’re shining the spotlight on a handful of legends who help out here at Triple R. Lisa creates the…
Backstory: The Yarra Valley Writers Festival Goes Online
With guests including Tony Birch, Clare Bowditch, Christos Tsiolkas, and many more, the Yarra Valley Writers Festival this weekend was set to be an illuminative cultural date in regional Victoria, until... well, you…
Backstory: How The Good Bits Is Providing Stories For Pleasure
Warning: mature content.
Siobhan Fitzgerald recently launched The Good Bits, a website that takes all the best bits out of romance novels and puts them in one place. It’s a “good sex story”…
Backstory: Donna Ward On Being A “Spinster”
Author Donna Ward shatters the stereotypes surrounding being a single woman, or “spinster”, in her new book, an essay collection entitled She I Dare Not Name: A spinster’s meditations on life, based…
Tim Thorpe tells the Breakfasters about his 30 years of broadcasting
Tim Thorpe tells the Breakfasters what it's been like presenting 'Vital Bits' on Triple R for 30 years.
Helen Garner in Conversation on Backstory
Helen Garner is one of Australia’s most prominent writers. A feminist, novelist, short story writer, screenwriter and journalist, Helen’s work spans fiction, non-fiction and reportage. Her latest book, Yellow Notebook Diaries Volume 1 …
Backstory with author Curtis Sittenfeld
Melissa talks to Curtis Sittenfeld about her new collection of stories called "You Think It, I'll Say It".
Curtis Sittenfeld Delves into the Minds of Others on Backstory
US-based writer Curtis Sittenfeld believes that to be human is to act irrationally very frequently. Her latest collection of short stories, You Think It, I’ll Say It, takes a poke a politics and…
Melanie Cheng - Backstory
Melanie Cheng on Backstory re her new novel "Room For A Stranger"