Linda Jaivin is a writer of some discipline but minimal bondage. In other words, she wants it both ways - serious and funny. And who could blame her? She can do it both ways.— Canberra Times
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.
I melted down at the Museum of Ice Cream in Los Angeles. Read all about it in the Saturday Paper.
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.Read more »
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