Mark Brandi

Mark Brandi

Biography

Mark Brandi’s bestselling novel, Wimmera, won the coveted British Crime Writers’ Association Debut Dagger, and was named Best Debut at the 2018 Australian Indie Book Awards. It was also shortlisted for the Australian Book Industry Awards Literary Fiction Book of the Year, and the Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year. Mark’s shorter work appears in The Guardian, The Age, The Big Issue, and in journals both here and overseas. His writing is also sometimes heard on ABC Radio National. Mark graduated with a criminal justice degree and worked extensively in the justice system before changing direction and deciding to write. Originally from Italy, growing up in a rural Australian town continues to influence his creative focus. He now lives in Melbourne.

All sessions by Mark Brandi

Blood and Dust

06 Apr 2019
1:30 pm-2:30 pm
Concert Hall, City Hall

The Ties That Bind

07 Apr 2019
10:00 am-11:00 am
Cummings Room, City Hall