I’m feeling a bit Life, the Universe and Everything this week, so our Friday Hoyden is the space-hopping astrophysicist heroine of Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series, Trisha McMillan, aka Trillian.
#AWW2014 Book Review: Questions of Travel by Michelle de Krester.
Special Effect is a UK-based charity full of very clever people who develop work-arounds that allow people with a wide range of disabilities to play computer games.
Mateship with Birds was reviewed for the 2014 Australian Women Writers Challenge.
Book review of The People Smuggler: the true story of Ali Al Jenabi, the ‘Oskar Schindler of Asia’.
This coming Saturday at the Mitchell Library, in Sydney, there will be a screening of a new American-made documentary about the history and influence of Wonder Woman. Afterwards there will be a panel discussion with some amazing local wonder women: Nicola Scott, Feisty Cuffs, Queenie Chan and Mystic Medusa will be chatting with filmmaker and journalist Daz Chandler.
I wish so much that I had been able to buy Miriam Elia’s book, We Go to the Art Gallery before it was stomped on by Penguin books. I do love a bit of mothering and nihilism in art galleries, you know. Thanks to Penelope D. for the link. (Cross-posted at blue milk). Related posts: Are princesses bad for girls?… Read more →
Book review of The Mind of a Thief by Patti Miller for the Australian Women Writers Challenge 2014.
Australian Women Writers Challenge 2014 book review: The Sunlit Zone by Lisa Jacobson
Book Review of Sea Hearts by Margo Lanagan for the Australian Women Writers Challenge 2014.
How great is it to see a cover like this on a street rag?
Review of Like a House on Fire by Cate Kennedy.
My reading list for the Australian Women Writers Challenge 2014.
Guest Post by Alex Skud Bayley
…mutual support, community service, skill-building, learning about issues facing women both locally and overseas, and advocacy on behalf of women. So far so good! So why is it that, on the whole, the Country Women’s Association is so ossified?