Free event

The PM’s Pick

Brian Castro in conversation with Genevieve Jacobs

Sunday 25 August 2019
1.30PM – 2.30PM
University House, Common Room
The Australian National University

Brian Castro is one of Australia’s most prolific poets and critically acclaimed novelists. Winner of many of Australia’s literary prizes, each prize gives Brian a new lease of life to return to his ‘lonely desk’. Brian’s latest book Blindness and Rage: A Phantasmagoria, won the 2018 Prime Minister’s Literary Award Poetry. Told in 34 cantos, Brian’s latest work is innovative and playful and explores the struggle for recognition for literary authors. Join the Region Media's group editor, Genevieve Jacobs in an intimate conversation with Australia’s pre-eminent writer’s writer.