Topic archives: Christos Tsiolkas

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

February 8, 2018 5

Jonesing for a stadium ... no jihad for Jim? ... Tsiolkas defends Doyle ...

Saville’s Shout: Australia’s soul … Tsiolkas uncut … literary siblings …

May 26, 2014 2

Authors at the Sydney Writers' Festival make a compelling argument that Australia has lost its moral compass. Plus other fantastic events at the Sydney Writers' Festival.

Christos Tsiolkas: a slap to the ABC for killing The Book Show

September 20, 2011 19

Author Christos Tsiolkas has attacked the decision to axe Radio National's Book Show. He writes in an open letter to the ABC board ...

First look at ABC’s <em>The Slap</em> — and it’s a winner

First look at ABC’s The Slap — and it’s a winner

August 5, 2011

Last night Luke Buckmaster saw the first two episodes of ABC’s highly anticipated adaptation of Christos Tsiolkas’s The Slap. The show is likely to become a huge critical and popular success, says Buckmaster.

Sophie Cunningham: is writing evolving?

November 25, 2010 5

Is form following function? Are we evolving? Or, to the question I want to consider here: is writing evolving? And is there a danger of Australian writers losing their distinctive voice, asks writer and editor Sophie Cunningham?

Two writers who can’t stop winning awards

May 22, 2009

Literary Minded's Angela Meyer recalls her interviews with writers Nam Le and Christos Tsiolkas in light of their recent awards.

Sausage-fest (token Miles Franklin shortlist post)

April 17, 2009

So the shortlist is all dudes. But hey, thankfully the judges didn’t attempt to be politically correct and throw in a chick ‘for the sake of fairness’, says Angela Meyer