Suffering, resistance and resilience

Suffering, resistance and resilience

by Elizabeth Lhuede Representations of Indigenous people in works by Eliza Dunlop, Louisa Atkinson, Amy Susannah Staniforth, and Marie Braithwaite. While compiling the pages for our archive, I’ve come across several poems and stories by early Australian women...
Children’s and Young Adult Round-up: July 2021

Children’s and Young Adult Round-up: July 2021

July saw three states plunged back into lockdowns, making up half the population. Greater Sydney and several of its surrounding regions are still in lockdown, and I had wondered how this might alter our reading habits. In books for those under about thirteen – for the...
Short Stories Round Up: April and May 2020

Short Stories Round Up: April and May 2020

A lot has happened in the two months since the last Short Story Round Up. It seems in this COVID -19 world, despite isolation and having spare time, I’ve read MUCH less than usual. I’ve also watched way too much Netflix. I would blame it on the exhaustion of...