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Podcast: Susan Hurley on the pharmaceutical trial that inspired her novel, Eight Lives

April 30, 2019

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Susan Hurley joins Cheryl Akle on this week’s podcast to talk about her novel, Eight Lives, and about Susan’s career in medical research, the trial that inspired her novel, and her move from the pharmaceutical industry to writing.

Podcast guest: Susan Hurley

Susan Hurley has worked in medical research and the pharmaceutical industry for more than thirty years. Her research has been published in high profile medical journals like the Lancet and her writing has appeared in Kill Your Darlings, The Australian, The Big Issue, Mascara Literary Review and literary journals, magazines and newspapers. She was shortlisted for the 2017 Peter Carey Short Story Award and Eight Lives, her first novel, was shortlisted for the 2018 UK Caledonia Novel Award. She lives in Melbourne with her husband and labradoodle

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