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  • Vote ‘yes’ for the sake of all our children

    Wed 13 Sep, 2017

    If you are considering a ‘no’ vote in the plebiscite on gay marriage, imagine walking into an average Australian classroom – hypothetically, 25-30 small children. In that room there are, statistically, at least three children (11%) who cannot be party to the story you are about to tell them. Here is the story you will…

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  • Singapore!

    Mon 8 May, 2017

    Next week I’ll be in Singapore, visiting both Dulwich College and the Australian International School as well as attending the Asian Festival of Children’s Content.  It’s been a few years since I’ve last spent more than a day in Singapore and I’m looking forward to its heat and magic.

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  • Dam Busting and other true stories about publishisng

    Mon 8 May, 2017

    In the past two decades I’ve signed more than twenty publishing agreements and learned a few hard truths about how stories travel or fail to do so. Tomorrow night I’ll be telling a few stories about post-colonialism and territorial rights for the Melbourne Free University.

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