Tag: Writing

Words & Art Competition 2016

At the end of November 2016, I had the honour of visiting Penrith High School to meet Hellen Jiang and her classmates in Year Nine. Hellen won the senior division of the NSW Premier’s Reading Challenge Words & Art Competition

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St George Girls High School & Kogarah High School

Yesterday I had the pleasure of speaking to a wonderful group of students from St George Girls High School and Kogarah High School in Sydney. I was there on the invitation of two fantastic teacher-librarians, Helen Lee and Gail Johnston.

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Middle Readers in Middle Earth: Reflections on the Fantasy Genre for Young Readers

To my delight, Erin Wamala recently asked me to pen some thoughts for The Kids’ Bookshop’s website. My brief was simple, to offer some reflections on the lure of fantasy for middle readers. Although I wrote this piece several months

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Northern Korea: Other Writings

Writing: Christopher Richardson, “Book Review: The Real North Korea: Life & Politics in the Failed Stalinist Utopia,” Australian Journal of International Affairs 68, no. 3 (2014): 377-378. Christopher Richardson, “Reflections on Yodok Stories,” Asia Rights: Journal of Human Rights, Media

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