Interviews & panels

John Birmingham

John Birmingham: an interview and 2 books to give away

Meet John Birmingham, author of cult book and movie He Died With a Felafel In His Hands and The Axis of Time (the Philadelphia Experiment meets War …

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Adam Richard: There is only Zuul

Adam Richard is a comedian, writer, radio presenter and media personality. He’s involved in everything from musical quiz show Spicks and Specks to sci fi …

PAX pirata 2016

PAX Pirata: Creativity, Copyright, Conflict & Collaboration

Australia has a reputation for one of the highest rates of piracy in the world. There are reasons for this, like regions on DVDs and blurays, …

National Centre for Australian Children's Literature book collection

National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature book collection

This entry is part 9 of 9 in the series National Centre for Australian Children's Literature

 In this, the final in our series on the National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature, Dr Belle Alderman shows us more of the book collection. …

References, Journals, Magazines and Catalogues

References, Journals, Magazines and Catalogues

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series National Centre for Australian Children's Literature

Dr Belle Alderman tells us about the references, journals, magazines and catalogues held at the National Centre for Australian Children’s Literature as well as the process …

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Creative process in developing picture books part 2

Dr Belle Alderman continues showing us the creative process behind developing a children’s picture book, using Dinosaurs Love Cheese and associated artwork. Dinosaurs Love Cheese …

Dinosaurs love cheese: creative process

Creative process in developing picture books

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series National Centre for Australian Children's Literature

Dinosaurs Love Cheese is an adorable book by Jackie French for which the Centre has original artwork demonstrating the creative process of developing art for …