David Sornig writes fiction, memoir, essays and criticism. His novel, Spiel, was published by UWAP in 2009. He reviews books for The Adelaide Review, was a fiction editor for Wet Ink and has taught creative writing and literary studies at Deakin University, Victoria University, Flinders University and the University of Melbourne. In 2008–09, he was the Charles Pick Fellow in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia and in 2011 and 2012 was awarded grants by the Australia Council, Arts SA and Arts Victoria. In 2015, he received a State Library of Victoria Creative Fellowship and was a finalist in the Melbourne Prize for Literature Writers Prize for the essay ‘Jubilee: A hymn for Elsie Williams on Dudley Flats’.


Pieces by David Sornig

Edition 13: The Next Big Thing

Five acts of friendship
Edition 8: People like Us

Sunday Sunday
Edition 29: Prosper or Perish

Gift to Sebastiano
Edition 4: Making Perfect Bodies

The lords of time
Edition 31: Ways of Seeing

Griffith Review