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Stories of our wide brown land: Alex Miller, Inga Simpson and Tony Birch

In The Wide Brown Land panel of Byron Bay Writers’ Festival, Tony Birch, Inga Simpson and Alex Miller spoke of their return to places where they each spent formative years, and of the every day things at the heart of their stories. 507 more words

Byron Bay Writers' Festival

Watch: Sadie doesn't want her brother to grow up (Funny)

Sadie doesn’t want her brother to grow up

Typical struggles of a 5 year-old

Sadie, Sadie, Sadie
Girl crying over brother
Sadie doesn’t want her brother to grow up. 42 more words


Journey to the Stone Country by Alex Miller

Why did I wait so long to get to Alex Miller’s beautiful, Miles Franklin Award-winning novel Journey to the Stone Country? Set in the famed ‘stone country’ of the interior of far north Queensland, Miller explores themes of possession, preservation, ancestral sins, redemption, love across racial boundaries, as well as Indigenous politics and reconciliation. 1,213 more words


Alex Miller & Helen Garner at Mildura, 18 July 2014

I saw Helen Garner at two events in the last week. It’s a bit exciting because before that, I’d never seen her and I’m not sure I’d even heard her voice. 1,610 more words