Edition 70

Generosities of Spirit –
The Novella Project VIII

  • Published 3rd November, 2020
  • ISBN: 978-1-922212-53-5
  • Extent: 264pp
  • Paperback (234 x 153mm), eBook

Stories of inner lives, resilience and potential realised, Generosities of Spirit presents Griffith Review‘s annual showcase of the best of Australian new writing.

Showcasing the winners of 2020’s novella competition – Rhianna Boyle, Claire G Coleman, Mikele Prestia and Kate Veitch – it also features compelling new work from Adam Thompson, Thomas Mayor, Linda Neil, Allanah Hunt and Kristina Olsson, as well as a selection of vital Australian poets – including Tony Birch, Eileen Chong & Lisa Gorton, and Mark O’Flynn.

Climate scientist Joelle Gergis also introduces a new series that Griffith Review will be showcasing online from November, The Elemental Summer, focusing on the responses and reactions to the climate emergency.

Griffith Review 70: Generosities of Spirit is supported by the

Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund.


Listen to Editor Ashley Hay read her introduction ‘Samples of gifts and giving’.

Listen to contributor Adam Thompson read ‘Sonny’.

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