Texts in the City: Tirra Lirra by the River

Texts in the City: Tirra Lirra by the River

In this episode of Texts in the City, we look at Jessica Anderson’s 1978 novel Tirra Lirra by the River with host Lili Wilkinson and author Rosalie Ham.

Presented in association with The Victorian Association for the Teaching of English.

Who?

Portrait of Lili Wilkinson

Lili Wilkinson

Lili Wilkinson is the award-winning author of twelve YA novels, including Pink, Green Valentine and The Boundless Sublime. She established the insideadog website, the Inky Awards and the Inkys Creative Reading Prize at the Centre for Youth Literature, State Library of Victoria. She has a PhD in Creative Writing, and lives in Melbourne with her husband, son, dog and three chickens. Her latest book is After the Lights Go Out.

Portrait of Rosalie Ham

Rosalie Ham

Rosalie Ham is a novelist and teacher.

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