The Window Seat by Archie Weller

UQP, $24.95 pb, ISBN 9780702237157 These 19 stories by award-winning, Indigenous, West Australian author Archie Weller are published here together for the first time. Retrospective in scope, the collection ranges from his very early work (including the first stories he ever wrote), to more recent and commissioned works. These are stories about finding identity within […]

Restoring the balance

Restoring the Balance Review by Paula Grunseit The Coretta Scott King Awards, 1970-2004. 3rd ed Ed. by Henrietta M Smith. Chicago: American Library Association, 2004.176p US$35.00 soft ISBN 0838935400 This comprehensive and important book pays tribute to 35 years of Coretta Scott King Awards given to outstanding African-American writers and illustrators in the field of […]

Library resources for a multicultural Australia

When people think ‘SBS’—Australia’s national multicultural, multilingual broadcaster—they think ‘SBS TV’ but did you know that SBS actually began as a radio network in 1975 five years before SBS TV went to air? SBS Radio Sydney Library Manager Paula Grunseit tells us about SBS radio’s role, charter and diversity. SBS Radio, established in 1975 as […]

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