ABOUT CHARLOTTE WOOD
Charlotte Wood has been described as one of Australia's most original and provocative writers.
She is the author of six novels and two books of non-fiction. Her latest novel, The Natural Way of Things, won the 2016 Stella Prize, the 2016 Indie Book of the Year and Novel of the Year, was joint winner of the Prime Minister's Literary Award for Fiction, and has been published throughout Europe, the UK and North America. It was recently chosen as the University of Canberra Book of the Year for 2019.
Her non-fiction books include The Writer’s Room, a collection of interviews with authors about the creative process, and Love & Hunger, a book about cooking. Her features and essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, Literary Hub, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Saturday Paper, among other publications.
In 2016 Charlotte was named the Charles Perkins Centre's inaugural Writer in Residence at the University of Sydney, a radical initiative bringing science and art together in a world-class research facility.
Her sixth novel THE WEEKEND will be published in Australia in October 2019, and in the US and UK in 2020.
Charlotte Wood is the prizewinning author of six novels and two books of non-fiction, and co-director of The Creativity Clinic.