Shortlisted: City of Brisbane Prize for Asia-Pacific Travel Writing.
MARK MORDUE is an Australian writer, journalist and editor. He has been published in Interview, Madison, Speak and Salon in the USA, and Purple in France. At home in Australia his work has appeared in Rolling Stone, HQ, Vogue, The Australian, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, GQ, The Bulletin and HEAT. He was the founding editor of Australian Style (1992-97). He is the winner of a 1992 Human Rights Media Award and is currently Asialink 2001 writer-in-residence at Beijing University.
admirably spirited, bright, quizzical ' The Canberra Timesit's a vivid collection of personal and philosophical observations that give his stories a universal resonance.' Time Off