Speaker Profile

Margrete Lamond

Margrete Lamond

Author, Editor, Publisher, Curator and Researcher

Margrete Lamond is an author, editor, publisher, curator and researcher. She has published over 20 titles, most notably Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, Tatterhood and Other Feisty Folktales, a re-imagined Nutcracker and The Sorry Tale of Fox and Bear (short-listed for the NSW Premier’s Literary Award 2017).

She began her publishing career at Scholastic Press in 2002, was publisher at Little Hare Books from 2006 to 2017, and is now Creative Director and Publisher at Dirt Lane Press.

Margrete has a keen interest in the not-for-profit publishing model, holds a Master’s degree in children’s literature, and has special interest in evolutionary approaches to the aesthetics of visual literacy.

Her website is: margretelamond.com