August News

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASo what have I been up to this past while?

Well, check the video below and you can see!

There’s also an interview up on the Writers’ Victoria site, ahead of my master classes there in September. Not too late to sign up for them! There will be a session in Melbourne and one in Geelong.

And I was delighted to see this mention of my Branding workshop in the Bayside Bulletin. The Macleay Island writers are a great bunch of people!

Probably my biggest news though, is that I received a scholarship to pursue my Masters of Philosophy (research–creative practice) at the University of Queensland next year. I’m terribly excited, and can’t wait to begin in January 2015. Never too old to be a student :)

  • Rayne

    Congratulations with the scholarship! That’s awesome, I’m very excited for you! You’re right, never too old – I believe that when you stop learning you stop living :-)

  • Thanks Irene! I’m really looking forward to it. :)

  • Julie Meale

    That’s great news Marianne. Harvey would love to do Philosophy as it is something he has always been interested in.
    Cheers Julie

  • Hi Julie, it called an MPhil, but it’s a research masters by creative practice and I’m actually writing a thesis and a novella on feminist science fiction. Right up my alley! M xxxx

  • Transcendancing

    Congratulations on your Masters lovely! So happy for you :D Also looking forward to seeing you in Vic :)

  • Thanks lovely. As soon as I have my itinerary, I will email you! M x

  • Transcendancing

    Sounds great!


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Peacemaker - Aurealis Award
Best Science Fiction Novel 2014

Curtin University Distinguished Alumni Award 2014

Transformation Space - Aurealis Award
 Best Science Fiction Novel 2010

Sharp Shooter - Davitt Award
Best Crime Novel 2009 (Sisters in Crime Australia) 





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