It is the National Year of Reading and for those of you interested in literary, we are fortunate enough to live in a city that always has something to cater for our different tastes. For those of you interested in a little mid week literary culture, Lisa Jacobson, a Melbourne poet, will be launching her new verse novel, The Sunlit Zone at Readings, Carlton.
The manuscript released by Five Mile Press, was shortlisted for the 2009 Victorian Premier's Literary Award. Lisa Jacobson's earlier collection of poetry, Hair, Skin & Teeth was published in 1995 and was shortlisted for the National Book Council Awards.
Lisa Jacobson has won numerous awards for her poetry.