Season 1 (2022): Australian Fairy Tales: Flesh or Fossil?
Old stories are travellers across time. Messages left like a fossil to be rediscovered, reinvented.
In October 2022, the Australian Fairy Tale Society will take a deep dive through time, culture and language to explore fairy tales, from an Australian perspective, and discover what flesh they wear today.
In Season 1, our hosts Shirley Way, Anne E Stewart, and Alexandra McCallum meet …
Episode 1: Jo Henwood, Au Fairy Tale Society co-founder, storyteller, museum theatre creative, heritage tour guide
Episode 2: Reilly McCarron, Au Fairy Tale Society co-founder, and Meadowlark Soundscapes
Episode 3: Patsy Poppenbeek, editor ‘South of the Sun: Australian Fairy Tales for the 21st Century‘
Episode 4: Lorena Carrington, photographic illustrator and 2022 conference artist
Episode 5: Eliane Morel, opera singer and creator/performer of ‘Disenchanted: A Cabaret of Twisted Fairy Tales‘
Episode 6: Dr June Perkins and Roselle Tenefrancia discuss Diaspora and Fairy Tales
Episode 7: Pam Blamey on the irrationalities of fairy tales – a CG Jung perspective
Episode 8: Liz Locksley chats ecology, fairy tales and oral storytelling
Episode 9: Candice Lemon-Scott chats gender-inclusive fairy tales and shapeshifters
Episode 10: Laura Fulton, on adoption and fairy tales
Episode 11: Faith Mudge, speculative fiction writer and fairy tale reteller