UC Book of the Year

A person can die and still go on. So said Philip K. Dick, author of this year’s University of Canberra Book of the Year, Do Andriods Dream of Electric Sheep?, four decades ago. But does that mean he could actually be interviewed ‘live’ 35 years after his reported death? If so, what might he have to… Read More


Professor Deep Saini was appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor in September, succeeding Professor Stephen Parker AO after he achieved nine years in the role. The White Earth by Andrew McGahan was announced as the 2017 UC Book of the Year. UC went tobacco-free in October in an effort to improve the health and wellbeing of… Read More


Now in its fifth year, the UC Book Project continues to be popular with commencing students and staff. The 2017 UC Book of the Year was announced last week with great interest: The White Earth. The author, Andrew McGahan was present at the launch and warmly congratulated the University for this initiative. All commencing students… Read More