Lee Kofman

Dr Lee Kofman is a Russian-born, Israeli-Australian author of three fiction books and two memoirs, including Imperfect (Affirm Press, 2019), shortlisted for the Mark & Evette Nib Literary Award, and The Dangerous Bride (Melbourne University Press, 2014). She is the  co-editor of Rebellious Daughters (Ventura Press, 2016), and editor of Split (Ventura Press, 2019), anthologies of memoir by prominent Australian authors which was longlisted for the Australian Book Industry (ABIA) Awards. Her short works have been widely published in Australia, US, UK, Scotland, Israel and Canada; her blog was a finalist for Best Australian Blogs 2014. Lee’s new book, The Writer Laid Bare (Ventura Press), is out in 2022.


Lost Gems Uncovered

Our panel of keen writers and readers review and discuss some of the less well-known books by Jewish authors, or on Jewish themes, which have given them great pleasure over the years. Expect a lively discussion of some unearthed and rare titles. Bram Presser (moderator), Andrea Goldsmith, Lee Kofman, Veronica Sullivan

Sunday May 29, 2022