Marina Benjamin

Marina Benjamin, a former arts editor for the New Statesman magazine and deputy arts editor of the Evening Standard, is a writer, memoirist and editor. She has written six books, most recently a trilogy exploring the midlife experience in real time. The Middlepause (2016) and Insomnia (2018) were widely acclaimed in the UK, US and elsewhere, and translated into 8 languages. Marina’s next book, A Little Give, will be published by Scribe in 2023. Marina lives in London and is a senior editor at Aeon Magazine.


Opening Night Gala: In Our Nature

Join us as Melbourne Jewish Book Week presents In Our Nature – an opening night of original storytelling featuring writers, musicians and  performers live on stage at Melbourne’s Memo Hall.  Travel to landscapes near and far, real and imagined, thriving and disappearing. Meet creatures of flight, fur, and fancy from places urban and  remote, vast…

Saturday May 28, 2022