Andrew Nette is a writer of fiction and non-fiction, reviewer and pulp scholar.
He is the author of two novels, Ghost Money, a crime story set in Cambodia in the mid-nineties, and Gunshine State.
He is co-editor of Girl Gangs, Biker Boys, and Real Cool Cats: Pulp Fiction and Youth Culture, 1950 to 1980, published by PM Press, and Sticking It To the Man: Revolution and Counterculture in Pulp and Popular Fiction, 1956 to 1980, to be published by PM in late 2018.
He was one of the founders of Crime Factory Publications, a Melbourne-based small press that specialised in crime fiction and co-edited two of its publications, Hard Labour, an anthology of Australian short crime fiction, and LEE, an anthology of fiction inspired by American cinema icon, Lee Marvin.
He was a co-recipient of the 2015 Australian Film Institute Research Fellowship, examining depictions of crime and policing in early Crawford’s television crime drama, Homicide, Division 4 and Matlock Police.
He is currently undertaking a PhD examining the history of pulp paperback publishing in Australia.
CRIME STARTER: WORKSHOP
Host Johnathan Ridnell
LA TROBE ART INSTITUTE
With John Richards