Jaivin’s writing shines and burns — Sunday Age


Read my new essay on Australia and China in The Monthly magazine here: A New Era

Listen to my latest 4-part ABC Radio National documentary, on arts criticism.

1 The Critic is Dead, Long Live the Critic

Everyone’s a Critic

3 Small Pond

4 Criticism in Crisis

I melted down at the Museum of Ice Cream in Los Angeles. Read all about it in the Saturday Paper.

About me

Linda Jaivin is an Australian writer, the author of eleven books (seven novels and four books of non-fiction including the Quarterly Essay Found in Translation: In Praise of a Plural World). Her most recent books are The Empress Lover, published in April 2014 and the non-fiction Beijing, about the city and its history, published in 2014 as well. Linda Jaivin lives in Sydney and is working on several new projects, including a new novel.

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