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Book Club Hex Libris, April Edition.

I am so excited to announce the book that we will be reading for April. I have been wanting to roll my skills at sourcing unique and diverse stories into a channelled project. 982 more words

Carpentaria, Alexis Wright

Alexis Wright (1950- ) is a Waanyi woman of the “southern highlands of the Gulf of Carpentaria”. For non-Australians the Gulf of Carpentaria is the big body of water in the north of Australia – between the Northern Territory and Cape York Peninsula – and… 1,039 more words

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Paperback Backpacking Part 9: Australia

When I try to think back to all the books I’ve read in the past, I honestly don’t remember having read anything from Australia, (Here is where I should say something cliché about reading Down Under), which is unfortunate since many great writers come from there. 528 more words

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The Swan Book, Alexis Wright

2017 Indigenous Literature Week at ANZ LitLovers

Waanyi, Gulf of Carpentaria woman Alexis Wright (1950 – ) is older than I am, which is to say retirement age, but… 860 more words

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The Writer and the Critic: Episode 61

The latest episode of our podcast is now available for direct download and streaming from the website or via subscription from iTunes. Feedback is most welcome! 136 more words

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