The Hollow Bones

Stonnington Libraries

Event Date: 
15 October 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Leah Kaminsky

Presented as part of the Stonnington Libraries Literary Festival, [untitled]: our writers, readers and stories

Location: Stonnington History Centre Exhibition Space, 1257 High Street (behind Malvern Library), Malvern VIC
Time: 1pm - 2pm
Cost: Free event, bookings required

‘The Hollow Bones’ blends science, politics and fiction into one and explores issues of ethics, racism, women in war and animal sentience.

Leah Kaminsky discusses her latest novel, which implores us to pay attention to the crucial lessons we might learn from our not-too-distant history.

Leah Kaminsky is a physician and award-winning writer. Her debut novel, ‘The Waiting Room’, won the prestigious Voss Literary Prize. She conceived and edited ‘Writer MD’, a collection of prominent physician-writers, which starred on Booklist and is co-author of ‘Cracking the Code’. She holds an MFA in fiction from Vermont College of Fine Arts.