Jacinta Dimase Literary Agent Melbourne

Leah Kaminsky

Author and Practising Family Physician

Leah Kaminsky is a physician and award-winning writer. Her debut novel The Waiting Room won the prestigious Voss Literary Prize (Vintage Australia 2015, Harper Perennial US 2016). She is Poetry & Fiction Editor at the MJA and contributing writer at Panorama – the Journal of Intelligent Travel. We’re all Going to Die has been described as ‘a joyful book about death’ (Harper Collins, 2016). She edited Writer MD (Knopf US, starred on Booklist) and co-authored Cracking the Code (Vintage 2015). Stitching Things Together was a finalist in the Anne Elder Award. She holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts. (www.leahkaminsky.com)