Texts in the City – Year of Wonders
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2011, 04:30pm - 05:15pm
There comes a point, when a book or film becomes a text, that study can take the joy out of reading. Every Tuesday afternoon in terms one and two, we try to rediscover a sense of love and wonder about the texts on the VCE English list.
This week, it’s Year of Wonders by Geraldine Brooks.
Matthia Dempsey is a writer, reviewer and editor-in-chief of Bookseller + Publisher magazine.
Jenny Niven was the Wheeler Centre’s Associate Director. She is currently Portfolio Manager for Literature, Publishing and Languages at Creative Scotland. Jenny came to Australia in early 2010 after 6 years in Beijing, where she directed the events program at The Bookworm, China’s foremost Engli... Read more
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