Gay Lynch

Gay Lynch is a creative writing academic, working adjunct to Flinders University.  She has published academic papers, Cleanskin, a novel (2006) and eleven short stories: most recently, in Bluestem Magazine Illinois (2017), Transnational Lit (2017), Griffith Review (2016), Best Australian Stories (2015), Breaking Beauty (2015), TEXT (2015), and Sleepers Almanac: 8, 10 (2013, 2015). She was Fiction and Life Writing editor at Transnational Literature from 2011-2015. In 2016 FISH shortlisted her memoir piece, and she was runner-up for the British Council sponsored Small Wonder Short Story residency in Charleston, UK. In March, she read at a 2017 Adelaide Fringe event.

Gay will be joined by Stephen Orr to discuss ‘The slam of the screen door’ at 4pm on Saturday Nov 4.

The Australian Short Story Festival is an annual festival celebrating short stories in written as well as spoken form