Eggshell Skull

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Allen & Unwin, 2018 - Biography & Autobiography - 368 pages
'Scorching, self-scouring: a young woman finds her steel and learns to wield it' - Helen Garner

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In this searingly honest and revealing memoir, Bri Lee shares her personal journey as she pursues justice after reporting a childhood sexual assault. After graduating from the University of Queensland ... Read full review

Eggshell Skull

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Blending memoir with social commentary, Bri Lee's Eggshell Skull is a book about trauma, culpability and retribution. Unlike recently published personal narratives that are used as a launchpad to ... Read full review

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About the author (2018)

Bri Lee is a writer and editor whose work has been published in The Guardian, Griffith Review, the VICE network and elsewhere, and she regularly appears on ABC Radio. In 2016 Bri was the recipient of the inaugural Kat Muscat Fellowship, and in 2017 was one of Griffith Review's Queensland writing fellows. She is the founding editor of the quarterly print periodical Hot Chicks with Big Brains, which has published nonfiction about women and their work since 2015. In 2018 Bri received a Commonwealth Government of Australia scholarship and stipend to work on her second book at the University of Queensland. She is qualified to practice law, but doesn't.

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