by Marcie|Buried in Print. KSP’s historic call to action reverberates with unexpected strength.
by Emma|Book Around the Corner: Catherine Helen Spence (1825-1910). Australian Social and Political Reformer, Writer and Teacher who worked for Children
by Bill Holloway. A review of the first biography of Katharine Susannah Prichard since her son, Ric Throssell’s Wild Weeds and Windflowers (1975)
A wallaby would have done just as well as a human being to endure the nothingness of existence as it has been known to me
by Bill Holloway. The ‘first’ Australian novel is contested, but Gertrude the Emigrant: A Tale of Colonial Life (1857) is the first novel whose author was born in Australia.