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Writers Week in Wellington - Robert Dessaix on Enid Blyton

Saturday night saw us gathering at the Dowse Art Museum to listen to that ‘naughty show pony’ Robert Dessaix, the Australian novelist, essayist and journalist,¬†describe his lasting influences of a childhood reading the enchanting tales of Enid Blyton. 67 more words


Monday musings on Australian literature: Spotlight on Robert Dessaix

Last year, I published a guest post by Annette Marfording, who was, for many years, the Program Director of the Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival. 1,179 more words

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Night Letters, by Robert Dessaix

For twenty nights in a hotel room in Venice, a traveller, who is also the author, recently diagnosed with an incurable illness, writes a letter home to a friend. 483 more words