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Yvette Walker

Yvette Walker has a BA (Honours) and a PhD from Curtin University in Perth, WA. In 2009, she won the Eleanor Dark Flagship Fellowship. In 2011 she received a Varuna Publishers Fellowship which lead to the publication of her debut novel, Letters to the End of Love, published by University of Queensland Press in 2013. Letters to the End of Love won a 2014 WA Premier's Book Award (WA Emerging Writer) and was shortlisted for a 2014 NSW Premier's Book Award (Glenda Adam's Award for New Writing). Her short fiction has been published in Review of Australian Fiction and The Nightwatchman. Yvette is currently working full time on her second novel, entitled Nazimova.

Web: www.yvettewalkerwriter.com @ywalkerwriter