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Issue Details: First known date: 2018... vol. 50 no. 1 Winter 2018 of Australian Author est. 1969 Australian Author
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'Candice Fox, Peter Carey, Amal Awad, Emily Maguire and Matthew Reilly discuss getting knocked down and getting back. 


  • cultivating adaptability 
  • exploring alternatives 
  • advice for toughing it out 
  • famous authors who were rejected 

(Publication abstract) 


* Contents derived from the 2018 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Building the Write Stuff, Michael Adams (interviewer), single work interview

'Coach and counsellor Alison Manning talks to Australian Author editor Michael Adams about her consultancy A Mind of One’s Own, which offers “head-freeing services for writers”'

(p. 5-7)
Beyond the Bound Book, Cassie Hamer , single work column

'Being an author no longer means being confined to the printed page—Cassie Hamer investigates new opportunities for writers and storytellers.'  (Publication abstract)

(p. 8-10)
The Adaptable Author, Cassie Hamer , single work

'Change isn’t to be feared, as Sophie Masson, author and compiler of the ASA’s book The Adaptable Author, tells Cassie Hamer.' (Publication abstract)

(p. 11-12)
What to Do When...: Advice and Insight from Ten Industry Professionals on How to Negotiate Some of the Most Challenging Aspects of Publishing Your Work., Michael Pickering , single work column

'The path from conception to publication can be a demanding journey, requiring you to negotiate peaks, troughs, pitfalls and travails that can test your stamina. We’ve spoken with a range of authors, publishers and editors to glean advice on some of the most salient issues faced by both aspiring and established authors.' (Publication abstract)

(p. 13-20)
Five Authors Seven Questions, single work interview

'Peter Carey, Candice Fox, Emily Maguire, Amal Awad and Matthew Reilly on rejection and resilience.'

(p. 21-28)

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