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Jessica Perini Editorial Services > Writing experience
  You can read many of my articles online, but to read my books you'll have to visit a good old fashioned bookstore, or buy online if that's your preference!


'No Place for Children: Detention on Christmas Island', ChilOut Report, June 2011 (co-author)

Young Reed: Environment, Saving Our Planet (New Holland, 2008).

Articles for New Matilda, NewsWrite, Chilout and the Asylum Seekers’ Centre Newsletter.

Columnist, Arts Hub Magazine, 'Writing Boocamp'.

'Tough Talk Rings Hollow' New Matilda, Wednesday 22 December 2004.

'Half a Crumbed Fish and Eleven Thousand Words' NewsWrite (newsletter of the NSW Writers' Centre), 2004.

'Health Care for All' Asylum Seekers Centre Newsletter, October 2004.

'20,000 Flowers of Hope' ChilOut 8 October 2004.

Focus on Issues: Refugees (Watts Publishing, Australia and New Zealand, 2003). Read a review.



Honours thesis, The Sydney Morning Herald and the Debate on Allied War Aims 1917-1918.

Editor of the Asylum Seekers' Centre Newsletter


Robin Grille, Parenting for a Peaceful World (Longueville Media, 2005).

Stephanie Dowrick, Creative Journal Writing (Allen & Unwin, 2007).

Acting from the Heart: Australian Advocates for Asylum Seekers Tell their Stories, Sarah Mares and Louise Newman (eds) (Finch Publishing, 2007). Shortlisted for Human Rights Award 2007. Read a review.

St George Cathedral and Its People (Longueville Media, 2005).

The Write Stuff, anthology of short stories (Sutherland Council Press, 1991).

If You Cry You Won’t See Me in Your Dreams, poetry anthology (Macarthur University Press, 1991).