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INTERVIEW – ROSS RAISIN
March 4, 2009 – 10:58 am | No Comment
INTERVIEW – ROSS RAISIN

by Sunita Soliar
Notes from the Underground: Sam Marsdyke is a brilliant and complex character but obviously very disturbed. Where did you get your inspiration?
Ross Raisin: Marsdyke was an idea in the first instance, and one …

BOOKS – GOD’S OWN COUNTRY, BY ROSS RAISIN
January 3, 2009 – 5:26 pm | No Comment
BOOKS – GOD’S OWN COUNTRY, BY ROSS RAISIN

by Sunita Soliar

Ross Raisin’s debut novel is an assured and confident work, at once comic and disturbing. Against the backdrop of the conflict between country locals and the invading ‘towns’ Raisin tells the …