At Adelaide Writers' Week, two novelists explore the vexing questions of contemporary manhood. Malcolm Knox’s novel The Life is a knowing rift on the life of a retired surfer. Deborah Roberston’s Sweet Old World tells the story of a man who falls in love with a mother trying to save her child. Their books paint complex and thoughtful portraits of contemporary masculinity, and in this conversation they explore their ideas further.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
On Manhood - Deborah Robertson and Malcolm Knox
From Blip.TV, a discussion presented by Adelaide Writers' Week, March 2012: