2020 PODCASTS

Ann-Marie Priest: Legacy Books

Ann-Marie Priest: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Legacy Books, Ann-Marie Priest talks about what makes fiction feminist and what she discovered about writing from reading Australian writer Chrsitina Stead. On Stead’s For Love Alone “Three things about this book that challenged me...

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Foong Ling Kong: Legacy Books

Foong Ling Kong: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Foong Ling Kong talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing. Foong grew up reading all the English classics like Little Women and Jane Eyre and identifying with the female leads, however at university she found...

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Kerryn Goldsworthy: Legacy Books

Kerryn Goldsworthy: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Kerryn Goldsworthy talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing. She discovered how women had lived in the past through fiction, Come In Spinner examined “examined what it was like for women left behind at home,...

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Ruby Hamad: Legacy Books

Ruby Hamad: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Ruby Hamad talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing. Her picks are Behind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson, of which she says: 'So profound was its impact on me that Behind the Scenes at the Museum...

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Rebecca Shaw: Legacy Books

Rebecca Shaw: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Bec Shaw talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing. From female friendships in The Trixie Belden series to queer relationships in Tipping The Velvet to discovering feminist comedy, Bec discusses how “books...

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Erin Gough: Legacy Books

Erin Gough: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Sydney, Erin Gough talks about the books that shaped her feminism and writing. Erin’s picks include Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway, Sarah Waters' Fingersmith, Dorothy Porter's Monkey’s Mask, Melina Marchetta's Looking For Alibrandi,...

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Alison Evans: Legacy Books

Alison Evans: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Legacy Books, Alison Evans talks about the books that shaped their ideas about gender and human intimacy. They also share some insights into contemporary YA fiction in Australia and how the genre is paving the way for complex discussions...

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Jamila Rizvi: Legacy Books

Jamila Rizvi: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Legacy Books, Jamila Rizvi talks about the power of the imagination and how books helped her find her place in the world. “I didn’t have a type or even a favourite genre, I read and loved everything I could get my hands on. Perhaps the...

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Alison Croggon: Legacy Books

Alison Croggon: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Legacy Books, Alison Croggon talks about the complexities of motherhood and writing and the books that shaped her understanding of feminism and language. “A friend gave me Alice Walker’s In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens and that was the...

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Evelyn Araluen: Legacy Books

Evelyn Araluen: Legacy Books

In this minisode from FWF 2018 Legacy Books, Evelyn Araluen talks about the books that shaped her feminism and her writing, with a focus on Aileen Moreton-Robinson’s Talkin’ up to the White Woman and Natalie Harkin’s The Poetics of (Re)Mapping the Archives: Memory in...

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