Laurie Brinklow

Laurie Brinklow is a poet, editor, and book publisher from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

She sold her publishing company, Acorn Press, to come to Tasmania to do a PhD looking at ‘islandness’ in the School of Geography and Environmental Studies at University of Tasmania.


The proliferation of island studies

GR OnlineI'M AN ISLOMANIAC. As Lawrence Durrell says, coining the term in his 1953 book Reflections on a Marine Venus (Faber & Faber), islomaniacs 'find islands somehow irresistible'. I wasn't born this way – which for some means I'll never...

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