Author(s): Janine Burke
Explores how art and landscape, love and companionship, home and garden are entwined. Nature is culture, and its most insistent inspiration.
Janine Burke's novel Second Sight won the Victorian Premier's Award for fiction. Company of Images was shortlisted for The Age Book of the Year award and the Miles Franklin Award. She has written a groundbreaking series of books on the Heide circle, including Australian Gothic: A Life of Albert Tucker, which was shortlisted for the 2002 Queensland Premier's Literary Award. The Gods of Freud: Sigmund Freud's Art Collection, shortlisted for the 2007 NSW Premier's award for non-fiction, is the acclaimed survey of Freud's personal collection.