“Keogh’s Green Bell is an intense firework of a book.” Kevin Brophy, The Conversation
 “One of the most beautifully written and wisest memoirs I have ever read.” Fiona Capp, The Sydney Morning Herald
  “A memoir of remarkable eloquence and quiet candour.” Gabriella Coslovich, The Age
 A “kind of radiance illuminates this beautiful book.” Fiona Wright, The Guardian
“Big questions lie at the heart of The Green Bell. What is love? Madness? Poetry? Are there boundaries?” John Blay, The Australian
 “Paula Keogh’s memoir offered even more than I had hoped for.” Andrew Hamilton, Eureka Street


 Queensland Poetry Festival

I am delighted to announce that I’m in the line-up for the Queensland Poetry Festival which is taking place at the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts in Brisbane from 24th – 27th August, 2017. Check their website for details.

The Next Big Thing: Memoir

10 April 2017

 6.15 – 7.15pm, The Moat, 176 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, hosted by the Wheeler Centre.

I’ll be joining Kel Chandler and Margi Gibb to talk about memoir writing.


A radio interview with Genevieve Jacobs on ABC 666 Canberra

I will be interviewed by Genevieve Jacobs on Canberra Mornings at 10am on 16th May 2017, the day before the Canberra launch of The Green Bell.

A radio interview with Patricia Kervalas

Radio National interview on The Drawing Room, Monday 6 March 2017. It also features Rob Snarski, musician and writer.