Elaine Forrestal

Monthly Archives: January 2014

Mapping the World: Terra Incognita to Australia

In Canberra an exhibition which draws record crowds is not such an unusual thing. The National Gallery, the National Museum, the National War Memorial, even […]

Louis de Freycinet’s reflections on New South Wales

This week something very exciting arrived for me in the mail. It’s a weighty tome, as many old and rare books are, bound in green […]

The modern ghost

This week I have been wrestling with the role of the ghost in literature. My focus is on children’s literature, but I am beginning to […]

New year, new challenges

With each new year comes a new challenge and for me 2014 brings a return to study. This does not mean that Rose de Freycinet […]