Kathy Marks' essay 'Channelling Mannalargenna', in regards to the survival and experience of self between Tasmania's aboriginal inhabitants, received the 2013 Walkley Award for Indigenous Affairs.
A ground-breaking and topical variation of Griffith REVIEW that would spotlight swift adjustments in Tasmania, earlier and current, via the state's most sensible writers and thinkers.
Tasmania, the smallest of Australia's states, has lengthy been at the fringe of nationwide conversations approximately prosperity, equality and id.
In Tasmania: The Tipping Point? Griffith REVIEW serves up strategic slices of Tasmania's prior, current and destiny, ready through a few of the state's most sensible writers. Thinkers and doers from Tasmania and past, together with participants of its diaspora, research even if the island kingdom has reached a 'tipping point'.
Geographic isolation, a particular usual setting and small social scale are more and more obvious as benefits, featuring impressive possibilities. the coming of David Walsh's block-busting Museum of previous and New paintings in Hobart has encouraged self assurance in championing Tasmania as a cultural, monetary, environmental and social try mattress - regardless of a few entrenched neighborhood resistance.
Tasmania: The Tipping Point? demanding situations how Tasmania is visible through outsiders, and illuminates how Tasmanians see themselves, down domestic and within the world.
(Published with the aid of the collage of Tasmania.)