An Australian Antarctic Literature is beginning .
Tripfiction has just added Hazel's fiction to their map, which includes the new setting of Antarctica. For armchair travellers and others, Literary Tourism or reading fiction with real settings before, during or after their visit, intensifies the travel experience.' Antarctic Dad' and 'Antarctica's Frozen Chosen' are listed under Antarctica.
Since being a 2001 Antarctic expeditioner with the Australian Antarctic Division, Hazel has used the Antarctic setting in her writing for adults and children.Other Australian Antarctic expeditioner- writers & illustrators include Coral Tulloch, Jesse Blackadder, Alison Lester , Favel Parrett, John Long and David Day. Google their contributions to the new Antarctic Literature.
Recently Sisters in Crime held an Antarctic Noir evening.
Many schools are studying Antarctica in varied formats and many adults are intrigued by the mystique.
Antarctic Vehicles: Character Point of View.pdf Explores challenges of an author constructing an Antarctic vehicle characters world
for possible animation for young children.
Hazel's Books With Antarctic Settings
Alchemy links to where Hazel's e-books available to buy online.
Antarctica's Frozen Chosen, YA novel ( 13 plus) Young scientist faces eco-issues, mutiny and saying no to mates. Wildlife.
Antarctic Writer on ice, adventure memoir from 'older female'. Roles. Workstyle. pdf. Braille and audio.
Antarctic Close Up: based on telescope memorabilia from Mawson's 1911 expedtion in time jump faction for 10 year olds.
'Right or Wrong': Plays to make You Think; classroom scripts which include 'Antarctica Cool or What?' when Antarctic wildlife face a Threat.
Teachers' notes also available.
Shooting Antarctica; (Kindle only ) Adult literacy mystery RA 6.5
'Healthy Women' contains interview chapter with Antarctic station leader Marilyn Boydell.
'Grandma Leaps Antarctica': DVD with Auslan signing for hearing impaired. Includes 'The Antarctic Lachieberg' & 'My Gran's Gone to Antarctica'
Reading about the history and eco-science of Antarctica inspires new adventurers.
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Events & Appearances 2020
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Masterclass: Complete Your Book in a Year.
2020 *ALL POSTPONED DUE TO PANDEMIC
Nov 24th 6pm ZOOM 'Untapped' Historic Literary Project' Uni of Melbourne. Includes 'General Store'.
Nov 29th 3.30 ZOOM Launch: Five Voices Poetry Book
Dec 2nd 4.30 ZOOM Indian Anthology Launch
Dec 4th ZOOM PROV Mini Book Launch Online 10 am.
Dec 11th Noon. Ex-HSC students. East Malvern
Jan 12th U3A Nunawading Summer School 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
14th-20th Society of Women Writers Vic Literary Festival 'Collaboration'.