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I have an essay in Luke Ryan's fabulous new collection Best Australian Comedy Writing, published by Affirm Press


I'm on a panel "From Literary Journalism to Memoir" in late June as part of the Glen Eira Storytelling Festival

Here's a video of me talking about Things I Didn't Expect (when I was expecting) with Nelly Thomas at the Wheeler Centre.

October 29, 2008

mduxmug-edit-smaller1Monica Dux is a columnist with The Age, a social commentator, speaker, and author of Things I Didn’t Expect (when I was expecting) (2013), co-author of The Great Feminist Denial (2008) and editor of the anthology Mothermorphosis  (2015).

Monica has worked on The Monthly magazine, at Melbourne University Publishing and was the Founding Editor of the interdisciplinary journal Traffic. She was a founding board member of The Stella Prize, and she currently sits on the board of the Feminist Writers Festival.

Monica is represented by Curtis Brown Australia. She occassionally tweets @monicadux and can be contacted at