[Reading] ➽ Driving into the Sun Author Marcella Polain – E17streets4all.co.uk For Orla, living in the suburbs in on the cusp of adolescence, her father is a great shining light, whose warm and powerful presence fills her world But in the aftermath of his sudden death, Orla, he For Orla, living in the suburbs inon the cusp of adolescence, her father is a great shining light, whose warm and powerful presence fills her world But in the aftermath of his sudden death, Orla, her mother and her sister are left in a Driving into MOBI :ò no an s land, a place where the rights and protections of the nuclear family suddenly and mysteriously no longer apply, and where the path between girl and woman must be navigated alone.
Marcella Polain was born in Singapore and immigrated to Perth when she was two years old, with her Armenian mother and Irish father She has a background in theatre and screen writing, and has lectured in the Writing program at Edith Cowan University She Driving into MOBI :ò was founding WA editor for the national poetry journal Blue Dog, has been poetry editor for Westerly and was inaugural editor for the WA journal Indigo She has published essays on writing and completed her PhD at the University of Western Australia in .
- 312 pages
- Driving into the Sun
- Marcella Polain
- 26 April 2019 Marcella Polain