Ceridwen Dovey’s recent books include Only the Animals (“dazzling” – The Guardian), In the Garden of the Fugitives (“an elegant…impressive, thought-provoking novel” – The New York Times), and On J.M. Coetzee: Writers on Writers. She released an Audible Originals novel, Life After Truth, last year. She writes for newyorker.com and The Monthly, and her essays have been selected for The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2018 and The Best Australian Science Writing 2019. Her most recent book, Inner Worlds Outer Spaces: The Working Lives of Others is a collection of profiles of people in unusual careers.