Rachel Buchanan is the author of Stop Press: the last days of newspapers (Scribe, 2013) and The Parihaka Album: lest we forget (Huia, 2010.

In 2013-14 she was a creative fellow at the State Library of Victoria and made an artist newspaper, Melbourne Sirius. The paper is an illustrated obituary for the 525 dead newspapers printed in Melbourne between 1838 and now.

She is working on a new non-fiction project, funded by an Australia Council emerging writers grant.


Pieces by Rachel Buchanan

Off shore, near shore and unsure
Edition 43: Pacific Highways

Remembering a forgotten survivor
Edition 18: In the Neighbourhood

Illuminations
Edition 28: Still the Lucky Country?

Ngati Skippy
Edition 29: Prosper or Perish

Griffith Review