On Writing

Episode 49 - Trent Dalton - Boy Swallows Universe

November 08, 2018
On Writing
Episode 49 - Trent Dalton - Boy Swallows Universe
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On Writing
Episode 49 - Trent Dalton - Boy Swallows Universe
Nov 08, 2018
Joshua Pomare / Trent Dalton
Joshua Pomare speaks to Trent Dalton about his debut novel Boy Swallows Universe
Show Notes

The guest is journalist and novelist Trent Dalton whose debut, Boy Swallows Universe, has become an instant Australian classic that is publishing into markets around the world. The story draws heavily on events in Trent's life and we speak about fictionalising biographical elements of novels, writing highly personal narratives and about Slim, a real life prison escape artist who happened to baby sit Trent.

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