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Humanity: A Short Story Collection for charity

The line-up for the AusLit charity anthology, in partnership with Worldreader.org, has been selected. The stories, and their authors, are as follows: *** Deborah Abela                Fallen Angel Colleen Bashford             Ambushed Kerry Brown                   The Dust Bowl Sally Henderson             The Tree of Life Shaun … Continue reading

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Short Story Anthology for Charity – submissions due Dec 31st

  The Australian Literature Review is accepting submissions of 1500 – 4000 word stories for a short story anthology for charity to be published as an ebook on Amazon’s kindle platform. (Kindle books are made available for purchase through amazon.com and … Continue reading

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On ‘Kim Stanley Robinson – Guest of Honour Speech’

  This article is based on Kim Stanley Robinson’s Guest of Honour Speech at AussieCon 4 (audio recording here, courtesy of Gary Kemble). By the time of Kim Stanley Robinson (Stan)’s Guest of Honour Speech on the third day of the … Continue reading

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Kim Stanley Robinson – Author Interview

What was your highlight from AussieCon 4 and why? In program terms, the highlight for me was my on-stage conversation with Robert Silverberg.  Silverberg and I are old friends, but we had never tried anything like this before.  Our private … Continue reading

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On ‘In Conversation: Kim Stanley Robinson and Robert Silverberg’

This article is based on a session at AussieCon 4. WHO THEY ARE Robert Silverberg (Bob) and Kim Stanley Robinson (Stan) are both highly acclaimed science fiction writers, each with decades of experience. Bob has been writing sci fi since the … Continue reading

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On ‘Write What You Know’

This article is based on a session at AussieCon 4. The panelists discussed that ‘write what you know’ is a line often repeated by academics and writing gurus, often ones who are not fiction writers or who write fiction which … Continue reading

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On ‘Destroying the Future to Save the Planet’

The following is based on a discussion panel between Kim Stanley Robinson (K.S.R.) and others on the first day of AussieCon 4. K.S.R. claimed at the start of the session: “Science fiction has always been about the fate of the … Continue reading

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