Lee Kofman is the author of three works of fiction and the two memoirs Imperfect (Affirm Press, 2019), which was shortlisted for the 2019 Nib Literary Award, and The Dangerous Bride (Melbourne University Press, 2014). She is also co-editor of Rebellious Daughters (Ventura Press, 2016) and editor of Split (2019, Ventura Press), which was longlisted for the 2020 ABIA Small Publisher’s Adult Book of the Year. Her work has previously been published in Griffith Review 3, 7, 11, 15, 26, 29, 35, 51 and 57.


Pieces by Lee Kofman

At the Russian restaurant: Audio edition
Edition 69: The European Exchange

At the Russian restaurant
Edition 69: The European Exchange

The suicide-bomber Barbie doll
Edition 57: Perils of Populism

No permit for dignity
Edition 51: Fixing the System

Hamlet in a classroom
Edition 11: Getting Smart

On becoming a Jew
Edition 15: Divided Nation

The magic door to Judaism
Edition 7: The Lure of Fundamentalism

Finding the angles
Edition 26: Stories for Today

The bridal lesson
Edition 29: Prosper or Perish

Discovering the mother tongue
Edition 3: Webs of Power

Passion in a time of war
Edition 35: Surviving

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