Jessica White is the author of the novels A Curious Intimacy and Entitlement and a hybrid memoir about deafness, Hearing Maud. Her short stories, essays and poems have appeared widely in Australian and international literary journals, and have been shortlisted or longlisted for prizes. Jessica is a senior lecturer in Creative Writing and Literature at the University of South Australia.
University of South Australia
Katharine Susannah Prichard’s Haxby’s Circus: the Lightest Brightest Little Show on Earth (1930) chronicles the life of Gina Haxby as she travels with a circus…