Speculative fiction authors Claire G. Coleman, Neal Shusterman and Lili Wilkinson join SWF Youth Curator Rameen Hayat to talk about writing dystopias when real environmental catastrophe looms.
Peter Polites meets debut novelist Jordy Rosenberg to discuss Confessions of the Fox, described by The New York Times as a “joyous mash-up of literary genres shot through with queer theory and awash in sex, crime and revolution”.
Authors share heartfelt and humorous love letters to fandoms they have been a part of. Host Maria Lewis is joined by Dhonielle Clayton, Mackenzi Lee, Jenna Guillaume, Alison Evans, Michael Earp and Ambelin Kwaymullina.
Hosted by Will Kostakis and Gabrielle Tozer, TeenCon 2019 offers the inside scoop on the most exciting YA releases direct from publishers, along with book giveaways, impromptu competitions and audience participation.
Youth Curator Sina Aghamofid speaks three acclaimed authors who have brilliantly given voice to the struggles and successes of characters from backgrounds that are usually pushed to the margins. Featuring Meet Me at the Intersection editors Rebecc...
Join some of Australia’s most exciting LGBTIQA+ authors for the exclusive launch of Kindred, a groundbreaking collection of 12 short stories for young adults.
Commentator and ABC Radio host Richard Glover talks about The Land Before Avocado, his hugely entertaining, anti-nostalgic take on Australia in the 60s and 70s.
Youth Curator Hope Lee discusses the state of the YA community with with some of the most active members of the Australian YA community including Alison Elzayed and Rebecca Tinoco from the YA Chronicles, blogger Sofia Casanova and booktuber Cat Fe...
Dhonielle Clayton, Jax Jacki Brown and Jenna Guillaume speak with Jordi Kerr about the enduring myth of the perfect body, how they’ve written inclusive stories for young adults, and the #OwnVoices movement.