Ceridwen Dovey

Ceridwen Dovey
Ceridwen Dovey is the author of Blood Kin, Only the Animals and In the Garden of the Fugitives. Her latest book is Writers on Writers: Ceridwen Dovey on J.M. Coetzee.

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Can David Sinclair cure old age?


The Australian geneticist believes ageing is a disease we can treat

The snip


It’s a simple procedure, but having a vasectomy can raise questions of masculinity and equality

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The eureka factory


Australia’s solar champions face an uncertain future

Art for the nose


Master perfumer Jonathon Midgley concocts some unusual scents

Schoolyard crush


One mother’s campaign to fix overcrowding in Sydney’s schools

The pencil and the damage done


The perverse attraction of autobiographical fiction

Intent unknown

Medieval records show that attitudes to suicide have changed little

Books on wheels


On the road with the librarians who deliver