Subhash Jaireth

Subhash Jaireth was born in India. He spent nine years in Russia studying geology and Russian literature before migrating to Australia in 1986. He has published poetry and fiction in Hindi, English and Russian and his novel After Love was published in Spain in 2018. His book of essays, Spinoza’s Overcoat: Travels with Writers and Poets, was released in 2020.


Events

Cancelled

Talking in Tongues

How has our language shaped us? Join Rebecca Margolis, Margaret Taft and Subhash Jaireth in exploring how language – Yiddish and others – create and express individual and community identity. Moderated by Renata Singer, this panel will delve into the writer’s personal experience – as well as their research and writing – to illuminate the…

May 3, 2020
11.15am—12.15pm
Cancelled

Writing the World

As Proust once proclaimed, ‘The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.’ Writers Arnold Zable, Subhash Jaireth and Miriam Sved will talk to Anna Snoekstra about how travelling the world or writing it informs their writing and what it might reveal about them.

May 3, 2020
1.45pm—2.45pm