About the Author
Murray Waldren has been at The Australian newspaper for the past 15 years. His literary profiles, interviews, reviews and columns appear in The Weekend Australian and The Weekend Australian Magazine, as does his other journalism.
He writes the Literary Liaisons website and has been on The Australian/Vogels Awards judging panel. His publications include To Build A Bridge (Currency Press, 1997), Future Tense (Allen & Unwin, 1999, as editor) and Dining Out with Mr Lunch, a collection of literary profiles published by University of Queensland Press (ISBN 0702231258).