Peter Salmon

Peter Salmon is an Australian writer living in the UK. Formerly Centre Director of the John Osborne/The Hurst Arvon Centre (2006-2012), he also teaches creative writing, most recently at Pembroke College, Cambridge and Liverpool John Moores University. Author of a biography of Jacques Derrida, An Event Perhaps (Verso).


Cover for: Dancing with death

Despite real and immediate environmental catastrophes, Australia’s climate change policies are the most backward in the world. To be pro-environment is to be seen as un-Australian; coal mining in particular is a source of national pride.

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