Mr Nigel Featherstone

Visiting Fellow
School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Nigel Featherstone is an Australian writer who has been published widely. His new novel is BODIES OF MEN, to be published by Hachette Australia in April 2019. His other works include the story collection JOY (2000), his debut novel REMNANTS (2005), and THE BEACH VOLCANO (2014), which is the third in a series of novellas. His short stories have appeared in most Australian literary journals, including Meanjin, Overland, and the Review of Australian Fiction. He wrote the libretto for THE WEIGHT OF LIGHT, a contemporary song cycle that had its world premiere in 2018. He has held residencies at Varuna (Blue Mountains), Bundanon (Shoalhaven River), and UNSW Canberra at the Australian Defence Force Academy. He lives on the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales.

His latest book is Bodies of Men.