18/11/22- New article added on Emma Donoghue’s Haven

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Yann Martel and Chris Palmer at Melbourne Writers Festival 2016

24/7/2020- New article on Castaways in the Classical World.

22/9/2017- New Article added on Jack Robinson’s novel “Robinson“.

An interesting essay on islands by Emily Eakin is available here.


12/8/2016- New articles added on Julio Cortázar’s play “Adiós, Robinson” and Gilles Deleuze’s essay “Desert Islands”

21/7/2016- Book is now launched! Available here.

10/2/2016- New article added on Thomas Berger’s 1994 novel, “Robert Crews”

28/11/2015- Birth of this website