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(Image: The Slap, Christine Wrest-Smith etching/aquatint)

FEATURED ARTISTS: Philip Davey, Marion Manifold and Gwen Scott
Australian Literature Print Exchange artists: Riste Andrievski, Emma Armstrong-Porter, Jenine Bailey, Karen Barnes, Sara Bowen, Ann Cunningham, Caroline Danaher, Amanda Firenze, Dianne Fogwell, Janet Goldman, Kate Gorringe-Smith, Andrew Gunnell, Kim Herringe, Georgie Lucock, Marion Manifold, Soula Mantalvanos, Olivia Mazzone, Anne McMaster, Anne McMeeking, Rachael Ness, Julia Newson, Leonie Oakes, Glenda Orr, James Pasakos, Sue Poggioli, Natasha Rowell, Gwen Scott, Beata Slifierz, Peter Ward, Justin Watson, Joel Wolter and Christine Wrest-Smith.


Exhibition dates: May 3 – June 17, 2018
Official opening: May 6, 2018 at 3pm

Open 6 days 10am – 5pm from Mar 1st (closed Tuesdays)

View the Queenscliffe Literary Festival feature artists online
View the Australian Literature exhibition online

As per our previous print exchanges, Great Authors 2017 and Lettered 2016 the Australian Literature group exhibition will align with the annual Queenscliffe Literary Festival in May.

Allocation of the Australian Literature titles were assigned in the order in which QG&W received each artist’s submission form.

The 32 exhibiting artists and their assigned piece of Australian literature are:

Children’s Literature…

  • Animalia Graeme Base Soula Mantalvanos
  • Australian Legendary Tales, Katherine (Katie) Stow writing as K. Langloh Parker Riste Andrievski
  • Blinky Bill, Dorothy Wall Leonie Oakes
  • Land of the Rainbow Snake, Aboriginal Children’s Stories and Songs from Western Arnhem Land, Catherine H. Berndt Jenine Bailey
  • Looking for Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta Natasha Rowell
  • The Magic Pudding, Norman Lindsay Julia Newson
  • A Mother’s Offering to Her Children, Charlotte Barton Gwen Scott
  • Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, May Gibbs Anne McMaster
  • Tales from Outer Suburbia, Shaun Tan Kerry Anne McMeeking


  • The Boat, Nam Le Ann Cunningham
  • The Book Thief, Markus Zusak Peter Ward
  • For the Term of His Natural Life, Marcus Clarke Justin Watson
  • Happy Valley, Patrick White, Caroline Danaher
  • The Man Who Loved Children, Christina Stead Kate Gorringe-Smith
  • My Brilliant Career, Miles Franklin Karen Barnes
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock, Joan Lindsay Kim Herringe
  • The Slap