Geordie Williamson

Geordie Williamson is publisher at Picador Australia. He was formerly the chief literary critic of The Australian newspaper, and his essays and reviews have appeared in newspapers and magazines in Australia and the UK for over a decade. In 2011, he won the Pascall Prize for criticism, Australia’s only major national prize awarded for critical writing. His first book, The Burning Library, is a collection of essays on neglected figures from Australian literature.