June Wright's THE DEVIL'S CARESS adapted for the stage in Sydney

Factory Space Theatre Company present a dramatic version of June Wright's "The Devil's Caress," adapted for the stage by Wendy Lewis, with 8 performances from Saturday 24 March through Saturday 14 April. Star of the Sea Theatre is located near the northern end of Manly Beach at Queenscliff, on the corner of Collingwood St and Iluka Ave. Parking is available at the northern end of the beach or in the surrounding streets. More details at http://www.factoryspace.org/

Buried Country stage shows announced

Following the book, film and CD,  get ready for the stage show. Starring a rotating cast of Buried Country’s featured artists performing a selection of its greatest hits, the world premiere will take place at the Playhouse in Newcastle on August 20, 2106, to be followed by two nights at the Melbourne Festival in October, with more dates planned for 2017. For details, check out the standalone site, buriedcountry.com.au.

New Buried Country set released on 2CD and iTunes to rave reviews

Buried Country 1.5, the newly assembled double CD of Australian Aboriginal country music, old and new, was released this month and  is currently record of the week at Melbourne's Triple R 102.7FM. It's an essential companion to the new edition of the book. Check out Noel Mengel's 4.5-star review in the Brisbane Courier-Mail. You can buy the 2CD set here, and the digital version here

Arthur Nersesian reads Friday Feb 13 in NYU Creative Writing Program Reading Series

As part of the NYU Creative Writing Program Reading Series, Arthur Nersesian will appear with Bernice McFadden and Nelson George: Friday Feb 13th at 5 pm, Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, 58 West 10th Street, New York, NY 10011. More here