Reeling and Writhing is updated sporadically by Genevieve Tucker, a library school graduate and fulltime carer who has written book reviews for various publications since her work here was first noticed by a newspaper editor in 2006.
She took a holiday at Tumblr recently, and has now decided to pass her blogging days quietly back here, where she first found kind readers.
Reviews (mostly fiction) at The Ember, an Australian online magazine. From 2010 onwards.
Reviews for Readings bookshop catalogues and website
Amanda Lohrey's short story collection, Reading Madame Bovary.
Dorothy Porter’s collection of poetry, The Bee Hut .
‘Women under pressure’ (book reviews) Australian Literary Review vol. 3, issue 6, July 2, 2008.
‘Online? Present and accounted for’. Cordite Poetry Magazine, 26, July 2007.
‘Flogging or blogging?’ Australian Writers’ Marketplace (Online edition).
Book reviews, ‘Carpentaria’, ‘Alligator’, Big Issue. 2007.
‘Online, everyone’s a critic’, Australian Literary Review, vol.1, issue 4, December 6, 2006.
‘Young Australia writes back’ (book review), Australian Literary Review, vol.1, issue 2, October 4, 2006.
‘Fraught between two worlds’ (book review) Australian Literary Review, vol.1, issue 1,
September 6, 2006.
(All the ALR articles are now available to download for a fee at Newstext.com.au, or through subscribing public libraries in Newsbank - select The Australian and search for Genevieve Tucker)
‘First person singular: the power of digital storytelling.’ Australian Screen Education, issue 42, Autumn 2006. (Also two articles for Screen Hub on Digital Storytelling conference at ACMI, February 2006.)