Archives for March 2014

Peter FitzSimons – Interview about Ned Kelly: The story of Australia’s most notorious legend

This interview was first published in Inside History magazine. I had received an advance proof of the book and the author was keen to know what I thought about it (he asked me for a rating out of 10; I was not expecting that but gave it an 8) and about Ned. It was a […]

125 Things: 125 posts about Centennial Park #cp125 118 Doing lunch

125 Things: 125 posts about Centennial Park #cp125 117 Giant squid

Telling True Stories: The Power and the Pitfalls of Writing Narrative Non-fiction by Matthew Ricketson

Matthew Ricketson (Writing Feature Stories, 2004) is professor of journalism at the University of Canberra and has worked as a journalist at the Age, the Australian and Time Australia. Writing as an academic and practitioner, his latest book is part scholarly analysis, part how-to guide. Ricketson examines the ethics and aesthetics of researching and writing […]

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