Tangent: Dark Fairy Tales and Little Bird
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Tangent: Dark Fairy Tales and Little Bird

Last minute update: I’ve been remiss in sharing this news! Tonight, at the State Library of South Australia, I will be participating in a ‘Tangent’ panel with the State Theatre Company’s Artistic Director Geordie Brookman, Little Bird playwright Nicki Bloom, SA artist Julia Robinson for an evening exploring myths and fairytales, and the challenges of … Continue reading

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Fairy Tale Girls Should Always and Never Do What They’re Told

Lately, I’ve been thinking about fairy tales. There was a fantastic panel at Swancon – with Ellen Datlow, Richard Harland, Jenny Blackford, Amanda Pillar, and Brain (aka Angela Slatter) – in which the panelists were kicking around many ideas about fairy tales: the evolution of the form; classics and modern retellings; questioning the theory that … Continue reading