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One Life – Kate Grenville

I have often believed that some of the most interesting stories can come not from the rich and famous but from those people in our families past. 1,328 more words

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One Life – Kate Grenville

I have often believed that some of the most interesting stories can come not from the rich and famous but from those people in our families past. 1,328 more words

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Monday musings on Australian literature: The Conversation's Writing History

This is the post I planned for last week, when Jessica White hijacked me. Like that post, this one too was inspired by another person, this time my historian brother who sent me a link to an article in a new series by  1,042 more words

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Byron Bay Writers Festival program for 2015 released

Emily Bitto whose The Strays won this year’s Stella Prize, Joan London, Kate Greville and Chigozie Obioma are among the headline writers appearing at the 2015  64 more words

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WELCOME TO BYRON BAY WRITERS FESTIVAL 2015

We have announced our program for Byron Bay Writers Festival 2015!

See what our Festival Director Edwina Johnson had to say below.

In early August, more than 140 influential writers and thinkers will converge on Byron Bay for Australia’s largest regional literary event… 420 more words

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Novel Critique (the Secret River)

Mirjam Holleman

ACC 260, fall 2006

The Secret River by Kate Grenville; Novel Critique.

Kate Grenville’s main intention was to accurately portray the issue of colonialism. 502 more words

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But the Cowboy and the Rancher Knew His Name*

Many people find a real appeal in what I’ll call Westerns, whether books, film or television. Even if you don’t care for them yourself, you no doubt know that they have a strong following. 1,289 more words

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