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Attuning readers to the tears of others

 
 

Dani Powell’s debut novel, which digs deep into matters of grief, comes to our attention as waves of mass grief sweep around the planet. KIERAN FINNANE reviews.

Bearing witness to a mostly invisible world

 

Leni Shilton's Malcolm "is a remarkable book, in both portraiture as well as plot. Every word counts and every poem builds character and community, at the same time feeding the unfolding narrative," writes DANI POWELL.

What kind of world is this?

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Themes of desire, fate, transcendence and cycles that won’t be broken recur throughout Michael Giacometti's first collection of stories and become what bind together its seemingly “unconnected impressions”, writes DANI POWELL who launched the book last week in Alice Springs.

'Inheritors of our ancestors’ voices': writers festival opens

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Writers take their inspiration from the theme of "crossings" – two roads meeting that “neither block nor erase one another but travel together”. KIERAN FINNANE  reports.

Meeting at the crossing

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Talking of story rather than writing opens up the possibilities of a genuine meeting of minds at the annual NT Writers’ Festival, to be held this year in Alice Springs. KIERAN FINNANE speaks with festival director Dani Powell (pictured).

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