Australian Landscapes as Characters

Themes:
Science fictionWriting
What:
Panel
When:
6:00 PM, Friday 30 Mar 2018 (1 hour)
Breaks:
Dinner    07:00 PM to 08:00 PM (1 hour)
Where:
East Grand River
Tags:
WritingGuest of HonourReadingAustralia
Discussion:
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From the deserts to the suburbs*, Australian landscapes have been turned into important characters in their own right, particularly in YA sf and fantasy. Panelists discuss some of the more interesting examples, from the work of Patricia Wrightson and Terry Dowling to Sean Williams and Shaun Tan.
* Yes, there is a difference... in some suburbs, anyway. The CBD, not so much.
Participant
Participant
National Guest of Honour
concept creator & producer