Jessica White was named a Sydney Morning Herald Best Young Novelist for 2008 for her first novel, A Curious Intimacy. Jessica recently completed her PhD, a fictocritical exploration of writing and loss, at the London Consortium, University of London, a section of which was shortlisted for the ABR 2010 Calibre Prize. She is now back in Australia working on her second novel, Entitlement. Her blog may be found at www.ladyredjess.wordpress.com.
FeatureJessica craned her head to take in the imposing, stone building, then lowered her gaze to the gold-plated sign at the base of the steps. “Institute of Methodology”, it read. Inside the heavy iron doors, a woman sat at a desk, her face devoid of expression. “Subject area?” asked the woman. “Uhmm, feminism ... and fiction, I think.” “Turn right.” “Do you...Read more