Francesca Rendle-Short

Francesca Rendle-Short is an award-winning novelist, memoirist, and essayist. Her books include two anthologies of Asian-Pacific and Australian writing The Near and the Far (Vol I and II; Scribe Publications) and the acclaimed novel-cum-memoir Bite Your Tongue (Spinifex Press). Francesca is Professor of Creative Writing and Associate Dean Writing and Publishing in the School of Media and Communication at RMIT University. She is co-founder of the non/fictionLab research group and WrICE (Writers Immersion and Cultural Exchange).